Archive for January, 2008

Carnival in Barcelona

In the great parade almost 3,000 people will participate to 51 ‘comparsas’.

Carnival 2008 already is here. In the edition of this year it will have more of a hundred of activities and traditional the great parade of the city will be transferred to the districts of Horta-Guinardó and Nou Barris.

There are 51 ‘comparsas’ which they will participate in the parade Saturday 2 of February.

Look at one of the ‘comparsas’, which participated Barcelona’s Carnival, in 2007:

January 30, 2008 at 9:48 am Leave a comment

La Sagrada Familia (Gaudí – Barcelona)

Its complete name is Expiatorio Temple of the Sagrada Familia.

La Sagrada Familia is a great temple of Barcelona, designed by architect Antoni Gaudí, still in construction. . The Sagrada Familia is the masterpiece of Gaudí, the maximum exponent of the spanish modernist architecture.

Barcelona Sagrada Familia

If you visit the oficial web of the Sagrada Familia, you can take a look (virtual).


January 16, 2008 at 2:11 pm 1 comment

Exhibition in Barcelona: Chaplin

Barcelona always has a very important cultural opcions. If you are now in Barcelona, we suggest you, to go to the first exhibition about Charlie Chaplin.
The exhibition has about 300 documents, pictures, posters, documents of his films. With the images, it tell the history of Chaplin.
Place: CaixaForum Centre Social i Cultural
Address: Av Marquès de Comillas, 6
District: Sants-Montjuïc

End date: 23/03/2008


January 10, 2008 at 9:43 am Leave a comment