Friday, August 31

Turtle Holding Pillar at Sagrada Familia

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One of the pillars holding part of the Nativity Façade where you can appreciate this turtle, one of the many animals that adorn La Sagrada Familia. Remember natural elements such as plants or animals were a leitmotif in Catalan Art Nouveau, especially in the works of Gaudi.

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Thursday, August 30

A Face-Like Flower

A Face-Like Flower [enlarge]

A face-like flower, or at least this is the impression I always get from the distance whenever I come accross with them, is what I have today to bring a colorful note after the dull image in the previous post.

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Wednesday, August 29

Agbar Tower

Agbar Tower [enlarge]

The Agbar Tower, an office building designed by Jean Nouvel, is the headquarters of an important water supply company in Barcelona by the same name: AGBAR (Aguas de Barcelona). It is also known as the "suppository" and it is inspired on the shape of some monoliths on top of Montserrat mountains some kms away from the city.

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Tuesday, August 28

View From Sagrada Familia Spires

Monday, August 27

Dr. Robert Foundation in Sant Pau Hospital: Tile

Sunday, August 26

Scale Model By Gaudi

Saturday, August 25

Sant Pau Hospital: Tower

Friday, August 24

Port of Barcelona

Port of Barcelona in Spain [enlarge]

This is a view of Port of Barcelona as seen from Montjuic Castle on top of a nearby promontory.

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Thursday, August 23

Montjuic Cannons Facing Barcelona Port

Wednesday, August 22

Classic Cars Exhibition: Auto Retro in Barcelona

Tuesday, August 21

Classic Cars Gallery in Barcelona

Monday, August 20

Classic Cars Series: Volkswagen

Sunday, August 19

Classic Cars: Citröen DS

Saturday, August 18

Classic Cars: Citroen DS

Friday, August 17

Classic Cars Series 2

Thursday, August 16

Classic Cars Series

Wednesday, August 15

Classic Cars: Beetle VW in Blue

Tuesday, August 14

Figure of Saint Holding Child at Park Guell

Figure of Saint Holding Child at Park Guell [enlarge]

This photoblog has been updated although images are not accompanied by any text since the last days of July since this blogger is and will be on holidays till September 1st. I hope you understand the lack of information. In the meantime, please feel free to browse my work, be my guest. Next block of pictures coming soon.


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Monday, August 13

Cello Player

Sunday, August 12

Girl on Fountain, Barri Gotic

Saturday, August 11

Park Guell Gardens

Friday, August 10

Barcelona Walls Remnants

Thursday, August 9

Girl On MNAC Steps

Wednesday, August 8

Cable Car at Montjuic

Tuesday, August 7

On the Cliff

Monday, August 6

Somewhere at Sea

Sunday, August 5

Woman and Kid

Saturday, August 4

Fisherman

Friday, August 3

Swimming Between the Rocks

Thursday, August 2

Musicians Sculpture at Costa Brava

Wednesday, August 1

L'Escala, Costa Brava

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