Barcelona, a photo a day

souvenirs

It’s all about taste…

A common if unsavory sight in many many of the tourists-oriented souvenir shops in the old town. Can’t remember having ever seen a local wearing this.
Anyway, which one would be yours, should you have to choose???

News. General strike in Spain today. As this blog is not about politics, I will only share with you what will be our life here today: barely any transport, some airlines cancelled all their flights, roads barred by dozens of manifestations, many shops closed… I am not going to work today, not willing to live in a country with 19th century labor laws. Here are some links if you want to know more

ATTENTION ALL CDP BLOGGERS: In case the portal is still down over this coming weekend, here is a page to help with the April CDPB Theme Day. Read and join in! Carry this message on your next post and in all your comments, to alert other members to this temporary method of keeping in touch!
 http://cdpbthemeday.blogspot.com.au/ 
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…and all I got is this lousy TShirt!

Many of you will have seen those Tshirts saying: my grandma/parents/sister/and so on, went to… and all they brought back for me is this lousy Tshirt.
Well, here is a small sample of what you can buy (or not) here in Barcelona. Fuma means ‘smoke’, by the way.