Barcelona La Ribera part 2. We walk along Carrer de Montcada, one of the best pedestrian lanes, passing the Picasso Museum, with our local guide Sandra Benzal,
Barcelona La Ribera part 3. Mercat de Santa Caterina, with it swooping, colorful roof sheltering typical food stalls and a few small restaurants, is a feast for the eyes and mouth.
Casa Batllo by Gaudi is one of the great buildings of the 20th century, a must-visit when you are in Barcelona. This unusual house looks alive, with curved lines and organic shapes creating a wonderful experience.
Casa Milla also know as La Pedrera, is another great building created by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudi. Visit inside to enjoy exhibits about his work, andt the roof-top observation deck with its whimsical steps and towers.
Barcelona Park Guell Gaudi's fantastic park consists of buildings and benches covered in colorful, broken tiles in a whimsical display of his peculiar style. travel video
Park Guel: In Barcelona, Spain, we visit the famous food market, Mercat de la Boqueria, then continue to Park Guell, a whimsical whirl of colored ceramics, sculptures, sinuous benches, weird buildings, bizarre pavilions and curved paths.
Eixample, or Extension, district is a great example of fine urban planning, its broad boulevards lined with sidewalk cafes, stylish shops, beautiful landscaping, and thousands of excellent apartments. We stroll along with our Barcelona guide, Sandra Benzal.
Barcelona Merce Festival is 4 days of street entertainment, including the Catalan Castell competition. This acrobatic test of human strength and balance builds human towers nine levels high!