TRANSLATE // TRADUCIR: SpanishOpen House Barcelona 2014 is already very, very close. And just a few hours ago that his press department did we get a list of news with photographs of everything new that awaits us in this issue of the end of the year most architecturally week Many of the buildings of Open…
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Do you like dragons? You’re in luck! Discover all the Dragons in Barcelona with Drakcelona, an app for Android and iOS (Apple) that allows you to explore Barcelona taking you to every corner where you can find images and figures of dragons.
In fact the mobile application was created as a result of the book “Drakcelona, city of dragons” (Arola Editors, 2011), written and illustrated by Josep Martínez, and a photo exhibition about the same theme.
Can you imagine how long it had to be the author looking dragons for the city to complete the book? More than four years!
From Born Market to Barcelona Cathedral, a route that allows discover the most secret and most historic Barcelona and more than 500 dragons.
Official website: http://www.drakcelona.com/
TRANSLATE // TRADUCIR: SpanishHalloween in Barcelona is known as Castanyada (Chestnut). Castanyada is a very traditional festival held in autumn, the night of 31th October, night before All Saints Day (1th November). The 1st November is a day than people usually go (although less and less) to visit dead family in the cemetery. Originally the Castanyada…
TRANSLATE // TRADUCIR: SpanishMacaya Palace by Puig i Cadalfach is located a little away from the center of Barcelona and, perhaps for that reason, has not as famous as other works of its kind. Macaya Palace, also called Macaya House, is on Passeig de Sant Joan, 108, fairly close to the Statue of Liberty in…
TRANSLATE // TRADUCIR: SpanishCompare Barcelona and New York is complicated, admittedly. However, we can always say that both cities have the same cosmopolitan and urbanite style, although Barcelona is a small scale of NY. We like New York, we like a lot. In fact, we like it so much that one of our accommodation, the hostel…
TRANSLATE // TRADUCIR: SpanishIn this blog we talked about the narrowest street in town , but we still remained to discover the shortest street in Barcelona The shortest street in Barcelona called Calle de l’Anisadeta and is almost beside the beautiful basilica of Santa Maria del Mar. If you have read the best-seller “The Cathedral…