This brief history of Barcelona, beginning in Roman times and continuing into the present day, is followed by a guide to the city's architecture: from the stately palaces of the Gothic quarter to the seedy backstreets of the Barrio Chino and the remarkable modern creations of visionary architects like Antoni Gaudi and Eluis Domenech I Montaner. Other chapters provide a guide to the city's night life, looking at everything from opera to theatre and modern jazz. With the help of this guide, those who prefer more peaceful means of relaxation can retire to the city's green spaces. A celebration of Catalan cuisine is accompanied by a guide to Barcelona's bars and restaurants.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140125957
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 140125957
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd 1992-02-06, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 0140125957 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0140125957