euro-rentavilla.com

Home |  Advertise@jmlvillas | Car Motorhome Van Hire Excess Insurance | Car Hire  |  Travel Insurance | Holiday Property Insurance
Select from menu
Britain
Ireland
France
Spain
Portugal
Cyprus
Greece
Italy
Malta
Other Countries
Insurance Services
Check list for Renters
Check list for owners
DESTINATION QUICK SEARCH WITH jmlvillas.com
Travel Articles on jmlvillas Group sites below
About France - Further Information for Tourists
A Skiing Holiday Can Still Be Fun Even If You Don't Actually Ski
Barcelona Fact File What to see, where to go
Berlin in February
Biot South of France Picture Gallery
Buying a Property in France
Buying a Property in Italy
Buying a Property in Spain
Buying and selling cars in France
Cannes Film Festival
Departments and Regions in France
Driving Abroad
Dublin - Ireland
Dublin at Christmas
Elgin Morayshire
Fact File South of France
Goodwood Revival 10 years on -2008
Historic Monaco Grand Prix
Hot Holidays in Lanzarote
Images of Morocco-Maroc
Isle of Wight
Jazz Juan - Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival
Killin Perthshire
Lisbon Fact File
London
Old South of France Photos 1920' and 1960's
Nice and the South of France in January
Nice Cte d'Azur - South of France
Nostagia in France
Prague at the end of October
Riviera realty French Property News
Sanremo
Views of England
Views of London
Villages and towns in Berkshire
Villages and towns in South Buckinghamshire
Full Index of Tips & Topics in Countries at jmlvillas.com site
Full Index of Travel Articles at jmlvillas.com site

In Association with Amazon.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

euro-rentavilla.com has now been in operation over 16 Years

Barcelona FactFile

By Dick Suter

Home of the 2006 UEFA Champions League

BUZZ IS IN THE AIR - What to see, where to go

Barcelona is hip, vibrant, welcoming. The capital of Catalonia and one of the most important ports in the Mediterranean, it's an eclectic mixture of Gothic, 'modernist' and contemporary architectural treasures.

Its most famous landmark is the Sagrada Familia cathedral, the fairy-tale like building in the northern part of the city centre. Its creator, Antoni Gaudi, commenced work on it in 1882 and concentrated all his energies on it until his untimely death in 1926, when he was run-over by a tram. The SAGRADA FAMILIA is still under construction and may take another 50 years to complete. You can visit its interior and take a lift to the top of the building. See La Sagrada Famlia Visita Virtual

Left: The Sagrada Familia - Barcelona

Gaudi was born in Reus, in the province of Tarragona in 1852 and was the undoubted leader of the 'modernist' movement that began in the second half of the 19th century. If you want to see some of the most original buildings, which took the art nouveau concept to new heights, head for the L'EIXAMPLE area, to the north-west of the RAMBLAS in the BARRI GOTHIC area, a stone's throw from the port.

Above: Las Ramblas - Barcelona

Below Left: The Port - Barcelona

Read the rest of the article on Barcelona by Dick suter here

Enjoy your visit to Barcelona, Spain

All photos jml Property Services February 2006

Dick Suter for jml Property Services February 2006

More articles by Dick Suter Here

Bookmark and Share

See also

A Definition of Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in One Place May Not be the Same as in Another

For Car Rental / Car Hire & Car hire excess insurance- in Spain CLICK HERE

Travel Insurance - YOU SHOULD HAVE THIS WHEN VISITING SPAIN - If you are looking for a Low Cost Travel Insurance policy visit our Insurance section.

 

Return back to Barcelona at jmlvillas.com

____________________________

Looking for a hotel in Barcelona ? - Use the search facility below

___________________________

the low cost villa advertising service

Advertise your holiday vacation home property at - jmlvillas.com No Commission or booking fees for owners or renters

CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS

Find jml on twitter

jml Insurance | jml villas | jml Training |insurance4carrental | Irish Property Insurance Plus

Find jml on facebook jml villas | jml Insurance | jml Training

 

euro-rentavilla.com has now been in operation over 16 Years


Find us at | | |

about us | contact us | disclaimer links | insurance | weather | currency convertor | site map | media & press centre | privacy / cookies policy

2001 - 2017 jml Property Services - PO Box 80 - Princes Risborough - Buckinghamshire - HP27 0WA, England