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Snapshots of Barcelona

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Details from Casa Amatller and Casa Batlló

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Barcelona has a shared biking system called Bicing.

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A modern building along Passeig de Gràcia with metallic curves

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During the summer, the city empties and its wide avenues are ideal for motorbikes.

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An unusual building with Moorish-style windows

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Warning on the road that 1 out of 3 people killed in accidents are pedestrians

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An old pharmacy building along the Rambla

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A human statue in the Rambla

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A quiet place to have a meal and chat

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A fountain with a tiled mural showing the old walls of Barcelona

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Colourful buildings lining the Rambla

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People eating in La Boqueria market

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A wide selection of olives at a stand in La Boqueria

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Tourists admiring a cake through the shop window

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A caricature artist at work

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Small boy chasing pigeons in the Plaça Reial

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A pavement restaurant in the Rambla

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A tourist bus doing the rounds

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A wide avenue, lined with palm trees

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A katamaran comes in to the port

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The Rambla de Mar, the wooden bridge crossing over to the Maremagnum Centre

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Walking across the Rambla de Mar

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One of the many seagulls in the port

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Looking across to the Maremagnum Centre from the Moll de Fusta

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Old wooden schooner moored up

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Barri Gòtic

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Stone walls in the Old Town of Barcelona

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Door grafitti in the Barri Gòtic

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Colourful shop sign

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Neo-gothic bridge spanning the gap

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Group of girls looking at their snapshots of Barcelona

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Hand-painted fans in a shop

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Tourists having a rest by the Cathedral

Posted by margaretm 06:17 Archived in Spain

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