In Barcelona, it is not only uptown that people pay attention to their homes. Even in working-class neighbourhoods one can find charming details, like here in Vilapicina.
In the area known as 22@, the old buildings of the Catalan Manchester era going back to the 19th Century are being replaced by hotels and office towers.
In the Sant Pere neighborhood, there are charming squares like this one, and churches which go back to the Middle Ages. Barcelona is a beautiful city!
In Barcelona, even in working-class areas, people are proud of their neighborhood, like here in Trinitat Nova.
In Barcelona one can find a large selection of fresh fish and seafood in the city markets. The Boqueria attracts thousands of local people and tourists every day.
In Barcelona, people usually decorate their balconies with potted plants. The climate is so mild that they can stay outside all year around. Here the balconies look like they belong to a doll house.