Parc Guell in Barcelona

January 28, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Parc Guell in northern part of Barcelona was planned and built in the beginning of the 20th century by architect Antonio Gaudi. Inscribed in UNESCO World Heritage Site List. The terraced gardens provide an excellent combination of the natural and artificial.

Las Ramblas in Barcelona

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Art lovers should be sure to walk along Carrer de Montalegre where the Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona is located. It houses the restored Museu d’Art Contemporani, which holds many permanent and roving exhibitions.

La Sagrada Familia, Barcelona

January 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

As Gaudi intended, every part of the basilica’s design is rich with Christian symbolism. He wanted the church to be “the last great sanctuary of Christendom”. In all, there will be 18 of the striking towers, representing in ascending order of height, the 12 Apostles, the four Evangelists, the Virgin Mary, and tallest of all – Jesus Christ.

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