When I first heard about the idea of going to Barcelona, the name that came to my mind was Gaudi. While strolling down the marvellous streets, I saw how big of an influence he was for the city’s architecture and how he managed to change its atmosphere.
Just by walking around the city I realised that almost all the buildings had some sort of organic shape, being somehow inspired by nature. It was beautiful to say the least.

We had 3 days to explore Barcelona but we made the best out of it. We rented bikes and rode around the city, explored the Gothic Quarter, admired Gaudi’s masterpieces (La Pedrera, Park Güell, Casa Batlló, Sagrada Família), waited for the sunset on Montjuïc, admired the fountains at MNAC, went shopping and so on.

As usual, it wouldn’t have been an amazing trip without having the camera by my side almost all the time (even while riding the bicycle). I have to admit, I never took as many photographs on a trip as I did in Barcelona. But I couldn’t help myself. It was just too beautiful to be true. Funny enough, I’m already looking up for universities in Barcelona.

Excuse me for the big number of photographies but I couldn’t resist to show you Barcelona’s allure as much as possible.


inside Casa Batlló
in the Gothic quarter

 

Park Güell

 

my sister

 

 

inside Casa Batlló

 

 

Park Güell

 

 

 

 

conversations at El Nacional

 

 

the attic of La Pedrera

 

at El Nacional

 

 

 

Park Güell

 

La Pedrera

 

 

 

La Pedrera

 

 

 

inside Casa Batlló

 

 

 

La Pedrera

 

the courtyard of La Pedrera

 

on the rooftop of La Pedrera

 

the view from La Pedrera

 


Clothes:

  •  Stefanel: red top
  • COS: black culottes
  • red Adidas Stan Smith
  • F21: black bag, denim jacket
  • Massimo Dutti: colourful large pants
  • Ray Ban: glasses

Since I post weekly, I decided to add something new to all of my posts. That is, “song of the week”. I’m obsessed with music as we all are and I love finding as many artists as possible. Sooo here it is:

Song of the week: Parijs by Kenny B  (dutch is my favourite language)

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