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Europe comprises of many countries that are part of the EU and independent countries, tied to a geographical region also called the continental Europe is a vast area with different countries, cultures and people

Montjuic Park
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Mossen Costa i Llobera garden in Barcelona – an exotic garden

Mossen Costa i Llobera garden in Barcelona – an exotic garden Mossen Costa i Llobera gardens I love discovering unusual or quirky things while visiting a new city and Barcelona does offer exciting and appealing sites to see. Some of these places grabbing my attention early on was when I visited Montjuic and the beautiful gardens that I saw […]

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Barcelona at Palau Guell
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Barcelona Highlights – Photo Friday

  Barcelona highlights – Photo Friday There is so much to see and do in Barcelona and for anyone that loves to take photographs while visiting, it’s a dream destination to visit this city and capture some amazing pictures. Whether you are walking in any of the elegant neighborhoods, visiting a museum, garden or even sampling […]

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Montjuic parks and botanic gardens in Barcelona

   Montjuic parks and botanic gardens in Barcelona Whenever I get tired of all day urban adventures with packed schedules, I find that its nice to spend a little quiet time in a beautiful garden to relax or enjoy a meal. Fortunately, Barcelona has many green spaces, beautiful parks and botanical gardens scattered throughout the city. […]

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La Boqueria in Barcelona – A place to photograph beautiful food

 La Boqueria in Barcelona – A place to photograph beautiful food La Boqueria signage   Mercat de la Boqueria market Located in the heart of Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Mercat de la Boqueria is a very popular farmers market, specialty Spanish products venue and a local foodie hangout. This food haven is a catch-all to everything centered on delicious and fresh […]

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Palau de la Musica Catalana, Barcelona – Photo Friday

 Palau de la Musica Catalana, Barcelona – Photo Friday     The Palau de la Musica Catalana in Barcelona is an architectural marvel. Built in the Catalan Modernisme or Art Nouveau style that was very popular in Catalana especially Barcelona. This magnificent building was created by architect Lluis Domenich, who was one of the main architects creating in this distinctive Catalan design.     Unesco world heritage site The main […]

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Barcelona panoramic vista
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Barcelona panoramic views – a photo journey

Barcelona panoramic views – a photo journey The gorgeous Barcelona skyline is amazing, you can see so many views of the entire city from any of the hillside parks at Montjuic, or Park Guell and capture complete vistas of the city. It’s such a compact city that you can see every important monument from Sagrada Familia, to the main cathedral in the […]

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Discovering Barcelona - a photo essay
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Barcelona’s Gothic District, a photo essay and discovery tour

Barcelona’s Gothic District, a photo essay and discovery tour Sometimes when I’ve just arrived in a new city, I love the initial rush of seeing a new and exciting place for the first time.                                                                            It                                                             is                                          so              exciting      I’m finally here!   I drop my bags, and rush in into the metro station, quickly learn the transport […]

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