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... we're all used to seeing Picasso's more famous paintings which, in all honesty, don't speak to me at all. What's interesting is that he didn't always paint in this weird, modern way. When he was growing up, he was a classically trained artist and first found success painting very realistic works - mainly people. As he got older and eventually moved to Paris was when he adopted the Cubist (aka weird) style that he's best known for. According to Picasso (and I'm ...
... all the unorthodox curvy lines of the architecture and the arches and mosaic, I wondered if this is what the world looks like on acid. The day was starting to get warm, and after some refreshment, and a kiddy break we took a cab to Tibidabo. I should point out here that cabs are quite cheap in Barcelona. Very cheep compared to Paris and very easily available.
Tibidabo is a location on top of a hill overlooking Barcelona and has a ...
... high price in the world - clearly some of these artists are quite disturbed people....a mess of black paint with a white square won't cut the mustard with me!
... the city, port and drove past the Olympic Stadium / Museum. From here we wandered back down into the city centre, dropping off a contingent at the Sagrada Familia and the rest of us in the centre. I decided to visit the Casa Batllo apartments by Antoni Gaudi and take the cable cart from the city up to the Olympic Museum. I only got to do one of these three things before days end.
My map reading skills seemed to have disintegrated and with no Google Maps ...
... I don’t feel like hopping all the much, what I feel like is finding a perfect little spot where I can rent a place, hit local markets, get to know some local people, read, meditate, chill out and really live for a few weeks. Given all of this I decided to skip Madrid, particularly after some people in Barcelona told me I was insane to be hitting it this time of year when it would be both pretty dead and excruciatingly hot, and decided to rent ...
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