One of the first phases of the Plaça de les Glòries rehabilitation project has consisted in replacing the old Encants Vell flea market by a state-of-the art structure at the end of 2013. Its mirror ceiling is the new identity of a place cherished by the residents of Barcelona since the 14th century.
Heat has an effect on the way we perceive colors. They look brighter in the sunlight. In Barcelona, the weather is always nice in July.
From the Castell de Montjuïc and the Camí del Mar, we have a scenic view of the bulk area of the commercial port of Barcelona, with its rows of containers, its vertical silos, and its circular tanks.
Since time immemorial, artists have been drawn to Barcelona where light has a special quality which makes everything look more attractive, including the most unlikely urban details. In the capital city of Catalonia, beauty is everywhere.
Spring is back. All the more reason this week to celebrate life in full color!
22@ is an urban renewal area located in Poblenou. Most construction projects were held up during the economic crisis, but this sector of Barcelona which was the hub of the textile industry in the 19th century, is now thriving. It is home to “clean” businesses, i.e. non-polluting activities. Here we can see reinforcing steel links […]