Barcelona, a photo a day

la Ciutat de les Arts i de les Ciències


Short trip to Valencia. Valencia, where they speak valencian, a type of catalan, is a beautiful city south of Barcelona, renowned for it’s food (the paella comes from here, originally), culture, architecture… It also has, in the city’s cathedral, the Holy Grail, or so says the present Pope.

This picture was taken in the very futuristic City of Arts and Sciences, also known by the not so nice acronym of CAC. Amazing architecture.
The round building is a cinema, and the arches on the side are part of a car park.
More about it here.

My blog of note for today is about Minnesota’s 8th largest town, the beautiful Eagan. Seems to be a really nice place to be, and some of it’s inhabitants are quite quirky! Have a look, here.

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10 responses

  1. It looks like a futuristic place in a science fiction movie. Beautiful – I like the lines of it.
    Melbourne Daily Photo

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    November 4, 2009 at 10:01 pm

  2. Hi.

    Great shot! Captured artistically. Looks more of a sci-fi structure.

    By the way, thank you for following my blog. Have a wonderful day. Gracias senior.

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    November 3, 2009 at 8:49 am

  3. This is really beautiful!

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    November 1, 2009 at 7:18 pm

  4. Una cituat que he de anar a visitar, gràcies per fer-te seguidor del meu blog. Acabo de começar i entic una mica perdut. Tens un blog molt complet

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    October 31, 2009 at 11:48 am

  5. It looks fantastic and so futuristic! I almost expect the dome to be able to fly. Love the white and pale blue colors too.

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    October 31, 2009 at 9:01 am

  6. Fantastic photo in Valencia! I wonder if anyone sneaks into the water for a quirky night swim? Thanks for the “blog of note” mention! Kind regards from Mr. EAGAN daily photo

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    October 31, 2009 at 3:08 am

  7. A stunning photo of a stunning place.

    Re: the so-called Holy Grail? Yeah, right!

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    October 31, 2009 at 12:56 am

  8. Wow, very futuristic. Like something out of a movie. Love the soft blue tones here too.

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    October 30, 2009 at 10:44 pm

  9. There is a fresh feeling in the air…it looks so romantic, almost a dawn atmosphere…Magnificent picture! 🙂
    Have a great weekend!

    Léia

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    October 30, 2009 at 9:09 pm

  10. It looks like the cover of a sci-fi novel. Very modern, very beautiful. Another excellent composition.

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    October 30, 2009 at 8:13 pm

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