Tag Archives: Spain

22@ corners

2 Nov Lisette van de Graaf
Lisette van de Graaf

Stripes – Carrer Badajoz

While in Poble Nou recently, I not only discovered what I have shown you in previous posts, but also found that 22@ corners can be varied and very interesting.  Here, see for yourself…

Lisette van de Graaf

Corners upon corners – Carrer Ciutat de Granada

How many corners can you discover at this corner staircase (above)? And what do you think of this flattened, mesh-covered corner below?

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It’s time…

24 May copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Port Vell

Yes, it’s time! The temperatures are soaring and the sun is getting too hot to walk in, so it’s time to head to the beach!

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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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Tuesday tidbits

5 Apr Letter box
Corner shell

Corner stone

One of the things that delight me about Barcelona, is the many details on buildings.  Be they artful or quirky, old or new, permanent or temporary, they usually catch me by surprise,  and often inspire me.

This series is from shots I took last weekend, when I went to the beach.  I wandered around in the old wharf area of the Port Vell (the old port), and discovered some beautiful tidbits…

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Welcome to the Cute Suite!

2 Apr Doorway to a quiet space
Doorway to a quiet space

Hospital de Sant Pau i Santa Creu

Hi, welcome to the Cute Suite! My idea is to share with you those things that I enjoy, find inspiring, or simply feel are note-worthy in the gorgeous city where I live: Barcelona.  I hope you’ll enjoy your visit!

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