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Retro lights

30 Nov copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Retro light, antique building – Carrer Hospital

There’s nothing like Christmas lights to put you in a festive mood, right? Well, I’ve been a little disappointed about this year’s lights in Barcelona. They are pretty much the same as last year, and that’s just boring. Obviously these are tough times (financially, politically) so I guess we’ll just have to grin and bear it! Trying to make the best of things (as I usually try to do) I realised that there are actually quite a few lights that I DO like, and these are the retro lights, dotted around town.

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Smirk under the stars – Carrer Tallers

Here’s a selection I shot in the past few days… enjoy!

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What? Already?!

25 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Llibert was in da hood

Yesterday, while running some errands in the neighborhood of the Cute Suite, I spotted this truck, and thought to myself:  “What? Already?!”

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Bringing wire and lights

Yes, already! Christmas lights are being put up around the neighborhood! I love Christmas lights, but feel it’s a little early to get all Christmassy right now. Oh well, it is what it is…  Are the Christmas lights up where you live?

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Mellow yellow

And apparently, they come from Valencia. Who knew? I’ll show you images of the lights (in their unlighted version) soon.

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Llibert is from Valencia

Lights ON

16 Dec copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer Pelai

On Monday I showed you various Christmas lights from around town in their OFF state, and today, to bring on the weekend in a blaze, I have loads of images from the lights in their ON state. Enjoy!!

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