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Barcelona: THE CITY NAMED BY HANNIBAL (10)
Barcelona: THE CITY NAMED BY HANNIBAL (10)

Took my small suitcase the next day and went to the airport. I am going to leave Barcelona for five days or so, and then come back, to spend few more nights here and catch the flight home.

Barcelona: ACHING FROM FLAMENCO… AND MY SHOES (9)
Barcelona: ACHING FROM FLAMENCO… AND MY SHOES (9)

Had one more day to spend in the city, visited everything I planned to, and so, I was going to take it easy now. The whole day ahead of me to stroll, take few more pictures. It was still rushing through my head that I should “go there”, or “visit that”, but that pain in

Barcelona: STEPPING ON JOAN MIRO (7)
Barcelona: STEPPING ON JOAN MIRO (7)

Back from Figueres, time to look for that Picasso Museum in Barcelona, but also to chase the landmarks of the city which were actually the legacy of the great artist Joan Miro.

Barcelona: OFF TO FIGUERES TO DREAM WITH DALI (6)
Barcelona: OFF TO FIGUERES TO DREAM WITH DALI (6)

Another beautiful morning. Late November, but sunny, around 17 degrees, just perfect for an excursion out of the city. And what an excursion that is going to be!

Barcelona: THERE’S PICASSO, JUST AROUND THE CORNER! (5)
Barcelona: THERE’S PICASSO, JUST AROUND THE CORNER! (5)

One of the districts not to be missed in the city is certainly Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. It stretches along La Rambla Street and it radiates its own charm. There is nothing you can compare to a walk along those too narrow streets, among building walls so high and thick with just a hint of daily

Barcelona: CHIQUITA IN LA RAMBLA (3)
Barcelona: CHIQUITA IN LA RAMBLA (3)

Promised myself not to rush that afternoon, but to take nice stroll down Barcelona’s La Rambla Street. Charming pedestrian path that connects Placa de Catalunya to Christopher Columbus Monument at Port Vell. Recognized all those Barcelona landmarks from photos I have seen before I came here – flowers stand on one side, on the other

Barcelona: FACING THE DRAGON IN PARK GUELL (2)
Barcelona: FACING THE DRAGON IN PARK GUELL (2)

My first day in Barcelona! Took a long breath and glanced through the window, rushed down for breakfast, then back up to my room to take the camera and the book I bought the night before. Gaudi, here I come!

Barcelona: DRAGGING SMALL SUITCASE UPWARDS (1)
Barcelona: DRAGGING SMALL SUITCASE UPWARDS (1)

When traveling to European countries, I often go as I would if strolling the streets of my own home town, since nothing is that far, the flights are not long, don’t have to carry a lot of luggage etc. (That is the advantage of living in Serbia – it will take you somewhat more then

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