Tag Archives: Palau de la Virreina

A light start to the week…

25 Apr copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf


After all the excitement around the Easter weekend, I thought I’d start the week on a ‘light’ note… Few words, just the full impact of images which I hope you’ll enjoy.

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No plain matter

19 Apr La Mano de Fátima
Palau de la Virreina

Palau de la Virreina

Barcelona is not a city of plain doors. Quite the contrary, its doors are well worth a look while walking in any of the neighbourhoods, be they old or new.

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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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