Tag Archives: Murals

Playground pets

4 Jun
Amsterdam painted animals murals street art

Watchful red

While in Amsterdam last weekend, I spent some time with my nephew and niece at one of the city’s many well-appointed playgrounds, in particular the one at Weteringschans, where gorgeous murals livened up the brick walls on one of its sides with some playground pets. Simply wonderful!

Amsterdam painted animals murals street art

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The bug-eyed guy and the owl

11 Feb
Barcelona Cute Suite

The bug-eyed guy – Carrer Joaquin Costa

There once lived a bug-eyed guy on Carrer Joaquin Costa (he sold delicious wines to a faithful clientele) who had a lightbulb moment…

Barcelona Cute Suite

The ligtbulb – Carrer Robí

… he thought it would be a good idea to ask his friend on Carrer Robí to take good care of all the lightbulb flowers so they could bloom and disperse into the wind…

Barcelona Cute Suite

The caring girl – Carrer Robí

… for he was hoping they would reach the owl on Passeig de Sant Joan, perched high above the ground, and let him know, that across town, somebody cared about her.

Barcelona Cute Suite

The owl – Passeig de Sant Joan

Happy Monday, everyone! Have a great week!

Murals and such

26 Jun copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Martians and mountains – Carrer Perill

Murals and such are not very abundant in Barcelona, but I have managed to find a few for you. In Gràcia, a  facility owned by the council sports a delightful mural that depicts martians and mountains…

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Multicultural – Carrer Sant Pacià

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