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Autumn colours

15 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
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Natural Autumn colours – Carrer Doctor Dou

It’s official, Autumn has made its appearance in Barcelona, and not just because it’s mid-October, but because temperatures have dropped and showers abound. With cooler weather and blustery showers come Autumn colours, but these are not so obvious in a city setting. Or are they? See for yourself…

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Man-made Autumn colours – Palau Güell

When nature is not to be found on your doorstep, or only in small doses, you may have to look to the man-made to discover shades of Autumn colours. And if you seek,  you shall find. As I did. I’ll let the images do the talking…

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23 Mar copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Blossom on Montjuïc

Spring arrived this week, and after a couple of days of blustery wind and lots of (much needed) rain, the weekend is here, so what better, than to go out and enjoy the blossoms and blooms, as well as budding leaves in nature? In Barcelona, nature is a little scarce, but we are lucky to have many parks to enjoy a bit of greenery. A great place to get closer to nature, is Montjuïc, so here we go – let’s enjoy Spring!

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