Tag Archives: Numbers

Proud to be old

18 Jun copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Painted – Carrer Princep de Viana

Happy Monday! Did you have a good weekend? I had a blast, hanging out and partying with friends, and today I feel tired and old! But that’s OK, because in Barcelona you can be proud to be old!

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Sgraffito gorgeousness – Carrer Bonsuccès

Apart from Amsterdam, Barcelona is the only other city I know where age is carried with pride – on buildings that is! Whether painted in bas-relief, sgraffito’ed, carved, tiled, or carved, there are signs of age just about everywhere in this gorgeous town. Here, see for yourself…

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Take a number

24 Jan copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer Cera

My birthday is at the end of this week, and inevitably, numbers (as related to my age) are on my mind. As good an excuse as any, therefore, to share some numbers with you today, enjoy!

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