Romesco sauce

Romesco sauce

Romesco sauce has its origin in the Spanish city of Tarragona which is located in the south of Catalonia. The Romesco sauce is typically made from tomatoes, garlic, peppers, almonds, hazelnuts, with addition of olive oil and red wine

 

La Pedrera, Barcelona

La Pedrera, Barcelona

Another masterpiece of Gaudi is the building in Barcelona called La Pedrera, opened in 1907. The building is on the World Heritage list. Visit to the roof of the building is a stunning experience as the chimneys were built as sculptures of some ancient warriors.

Barcelona and Gaudi

Barcelona and Gaudi

Barcelona is worldwide known for the architectural creations of its famous architect, Antonio Gaudi who lived there till his death in 1926. His most famous creation is still unfinished Sagrada Familia basilica. The original design assumed 18 spires, as of 2010 eight were built.

Catalonia, Barcelona.

Catalonia, Barcelona.

Catalonia is officially an autonomous community in Spain, it has Catalan as its official language, together with Spanish. The community has some 7.5 mln inhabitants and Barcelona is its capital, the 2nd largest city in Spain after Madrid.
On the picture, Placa de Catalunya (Catalonia Square) – large square in Barcelona known for its fountains and considered to be the center of the city.