Barcelona City

Information about Barcelona

Barcelona City

Barcelona is a large city, is a city of Spain and is the capital Catalonia. His population is the One Million after Madrid. His urban zone is very administrative, Barcelona is a city very administrative. Has a rich cultural and history, works of Gaudi, a architect, works as Sagrada Familia, a church very large. Barcelona has a beach very beautiful and mountains called Tibidabo and other called Monserrat,

Cultural Festivals

"Festa Major de Gràcia". Is a festival celebrated in August in the streets in summers and spring. Is a festival very famous in Barcelona, the people decorate the streets, and award for the best decoration. There also plays, night´s parties, concerts etc. In the "Plaza Rius" there parade of dolss very large. Here a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lS8jPVs1-ak


"Festa Major de Sants"


The quartes Sant´s celebrated is August after "Festa Major de Gràcia" with activities for the boys, concerts, dance, dinner. Assist the people from Catalonia. The centre of the Festa Major de Sants is in Plaza del Centre. The street the best decorated is award

Here a video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLeo-vMH_00

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DATE: BARCELONA IS THE THIRD MOST "HAPPY" IN THE WORLD, AFTER MADRID AND RIO DE JANEIRO

The Food

The ingredients in the Barcelona cultural food are olive oil, garlic.


A drink very famous is "La Horxata". Is a drink very cold with juice of the "la chufa", a kind of papyrus (a kind of plant of Guadalquivir) "La Horxata" is the photo.


Zarzuela: is a mixture of fish´s.

Escalivada: Food cultural with eggplants, peppers, olive oil, garlic in the grill.

Mel i mato: Dessert very delicious with cottage cheese mixture with honey.

Esqueixada: Salad very cold mixture with peppers, olives and cod.

Pan amb tomatec: Food the best popular of Barcelona. Is slices of bread with oil, salt, tomatoes(tomatoes different salad)