Tag Archives: La Rambla

Beautiful bank

19 Dec copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Pla de la Boqueria

Before settling in Barcelona, I lived in, among other places, Hong Kong for a number of years. So to find a building such as the one I will be showing you today, therefore, not far from where I lived, was a great surprise and delight to me!

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Gorgeous (and quirky) old shops

14 Apr Knife shop
Old shop on Las Ramblas

Antiga Casa Xanco Cotchet

Today I offer you a feast for the eyes, when I show you images of some of  Barcelona’s old shops.  There are still quite a few, both in the Old Town and in l’Eixample, but unfortunately they are becoming scarcer and scarcer…

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