COMENIUS PROJECT
THE HARMONY OF CULTURES
HUNGARY- ITALY- POLAND- CATALONIA
BARCELONA
By students in the 5th year of the
LA...
HISTORY
Barcelona is a city in Spain.
It is the capital city of
Catalonia.
Barcelona is the second most
populated city in ...
Barcelona is divided in
10 districts:
1- Ciutat Vella.
2- Eixample
3- Sants – Montjuïc
4- Les Corts
5- Sarrià-Sant Gervasi...
Ciutat Vella
L’Eixample
Sants-Montjuïc
Les Corts
Sarrià-Sant Gervasi
Gràcia
Horta-Guinardó Nou Barris
Sant Andreu Sant Martí
THE MOST IMPORTANT
BUILDINGS AND PLACES
LES RAMBLES
 La Rambla is a street
in central Barcelona.
It’s a 1,2 kilometer-
long, tree-lined
pedestrian mall. It
conne...
CATALUNYA SQUARE
 It’s a large square
in central
Barcelona. Some
of the city’s most
important streets
and avenues
meet th...
SAGRADA FAMÍLIA
 The church of
Sagrada Familia was
designed by Antoni
Gaudí. The church
has been under
construction.
CASA MILÀ (LA PEDRERA)
 Casa Milà, as La
Pedrera is a building
designed by the
architect Antoni
Gaudí. It was built
durin...
CASA AMATLLER
 Casa Amatller is a
building in the
modernisme style. It
was originally
designed as a
residence for
chocola...
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS MONUMENT
 Christopher
Columbus discovered
America.
 The boats that he had
were the Pinta, Nina
and ...
AGBAR TOWER
The Torre Agbar is a
new technological
building. It was
constructed by a
French architect in
2005. There are
o...
BEACH
Barceloneta beach
is situated on the
coast of
Mediterranean
sea.
HARBOUR
It is the nineth
largest container
port in Europe.
It’s divided in
three zones: Port
Vell (the old
harbour), the
c...
TIBIDABO
It’s a mountain
overlooking
Barcelona. At 512
meters it is the
tallest mountain
in the Serra de
Collserola.
MONTJUÏC
It’s a hill situated in
the southwest of
the city center.
The top of the hill
was the site of
fortifications. The...
MONTJUÏC FOUNTAINS
The Magic Fountain of
Montjuïc. The fountain
was constructed in 1929.
It’s a musical fountain.
EIXAMPLE
It’s a district of
Barcelona. It’s
famous because of
its long straight
streets crossed by
avenues and square
bloc...
GOTIC DISTRIT
It’s in the center of the old
city. There are
buildings date from the
Medieval period, the
Romans, and there...
CAMP NOU
It’s a football stadium.
The stadium has
been the home of
FC Barcelona since
1957. In the club
there are famous
p...
PARKS
Maternitat Park
Ciutadella Park
Horta Maze Garden
Escorxador
Garden
PARK GÜELL
 The park Güell is
a garden that was
designed by
Antoni Gaudí in
the 1900s.
There’s a dragon
made with
ceramic...
FESTIVITIES
LA MERCÈ
La Mercè is the most
important festival in the
city. It has been an official
city holiday since 1871.
The actual ...
EVENTS- OLYMPIC GAMES
 The 1992 Summer Olympic
Games, officially known as the
Games of the XXV Olympiad,
were an internat...
IMPORTANT PEOPLE
POLITICS
JORDI HEREU(1996)
September 8, 2006 is the
current mayor of Barcelona
SPORTS
 GEMMA MENGUAL(1977-) she’s
a synchronized swimmer
 PAU GASOL(1980-)is player of
the LOS ANGELES LAKERS
 JOAN AN...
SINGERS
JOSEP CARRERAS is a
singer (1946-)
MONTSERRAT CABALLÉ
is a singer(1965-)
ARCHITECTS
LLUIS DOMÉNECH MONTANER
(1850-1923)Is an architect. He built
“Palau de la música” ,”Hospital de
Sant Pau” and o...
PAINTERS
JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983)
He is a painter. One project is a
Fundació Joan Miró, in Barcelona.
His pictures seem like ...
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  1. 1. COMENIUS PROJECT THE HARMONY OF CULTURES HUNGARY- ITALY- POLAND- CATALONIA BARCELONA By students in the 5th year of the LAVÍNIA SCHOOL
  2. 2. HISTORY Barcelona is a city in Spain. It is the capital city of Catalonia. Barcelona is the second most populated city in Spain. Barcelona is on the Mediterranean coast. The city is between the rivers of Llobregat and Besos. Barcelona city has a population of over 1.600.000 people and an area of 100 km2. Barcelona’s Flag Barcelona’s shield
  3. 3. Barcelona is divided in 10 districts: 1- Ciutat Vella. 2- Eixample 3- Sants – Montjuïc 4- Les Corts 5- Sarrià-Sant Gervasi 6- Gràcia 7- Horta-Guinardó 8- Nou Barris 9- Sant Andreu 10- Sant Martí Districts of Barcelona
  4. 4. Ciutat Vella L’Eixample Sants-Montjuïc Les Corts Sarrià-Sant Gervasi Gràcia
  5. 5. Horta-Guinardó Nou Barris Sant Andreu Sant Martí
  6. 6. THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS AND PLACES
  7. 7. LES RAMBLES  La Rambla is a street in central Barcelona. It’s a 1,2 kilometer- long, tree-lined pedestrian mall. It connects Catalunya Square and the Christopher Columbus Monument.
  8. 8. CATALUNYA SQUARE  It’s a large square in central Barcelona. Some of the city’s most important streets and avenues meet there.
  9. 9. SAGRADA FAMÍLIA  The church of Sagrada Familia was designed by Antoni Gaudí. The church has been under construction.
  10. 10. CASA MILÀ (LA PEDRERA)  Casa Milà, as La Pedrera is a building designed by the architect Antoni Gaudí. It was built during the years 1905-1910.
  11. 11. CASA AMATLLER  Casa Amatller is a building in the modernisme style. It was originally designed as a residence for chocolatier Antoni Ametller. It was constructed between 1898 and 1900.
  12. 12. CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS MONUMENT  Christopher Columbus discovered America.  The boats that he had were the Pinta, Nina and Santa Maria.  This statue is watching America.
  13. 13. AGBAR TOWER The Torre Agbar is a new technological building. It was constructed by a French architect in 2005. There are offices, services, an auditorium and a parking lot.
  14. 14. BEACH Barceloneta beach is situated on the coast of Mediterranean sea.
  15. 15. HARBOUR It is the nineth largest container port in Europe. It’s divided in three zones: Port Vell (the old harbour), the commercial port and the logistics port.
  16. 16. TIBIDABO It’s a mountain overlooking Barcelona. At 512 meters it is the tallest mountain in the Serra de Collserola.
  17. 17. MONTJUÏC It’s a hill situated in the southwest of the city center. The top of the hill was the site of fortifications. The latest was the Castell de Montjuïc.
  18. 18. MONTJUÏC FOUNTAINS The Magic Fountain of Montjuïc. The fountain was constructed in 1929. It’s a musical fountain.
  19. 19. EIXAMPLE It’s a district of Barcelona. It’s famous because of its long straight streets crossed by avenues and square blocks with chamfered corners. It was designed by Ildefons Cerdà.
  20. 20. GOTIC DISTRIT It’s in the center of the old city. There are buildings date from the Medieval period, the Romans, and there is also the Jewish quarter.
  21. 21. CAMP NOU It’s a football stadium. The stadium has been the home of FC Barcelona since 1957. In the club there are famous players like Messi, Xavi, Iniesta, Piqué, Puyol, etc.
  22. 22. PARKS Maternitat Park Ciutadella Park Horta Maze Garden Escorxador Garden
  23. 23. PARK GÜELL  The park Güell is a garden that was designed by Antoni Gaudí in the 1900s. There’s a dragon made with ceramic in the park.
  24. 24. FESTIVITIES
  25. 25. LA MERCÈ La Mercè is the most important festival in the city. It has been an official city holiday since 1871. The actual feast day is September 24th. There are giants and tadpoles (capgrossos), beasts, and castellers. Tadpoles Castellers Giants
  26. 26. EVENTS- OLYMPIC GAMES  The 1992 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event celebrated in Barcelona. Cobi was the official mascot
  27. 27. IMPORTANT PEOPLE
  28. 28. POLITICS JORDI HEREU(1996) September 8, 2006 is the current mayor of Barcelona
  29. 29. SPORTS  GEMMA MENGUAL(1977-) she’s a synchronized swimmer  PAU GASOL(1980-)is player of the LOS ANGELES LAKERS  JOAN ANTONI SAMARANCH (1.920-2010) 7th president of the International Olympic committee  GERARD PIQUE (1987-) Football player of FCBarcelona club
  30. 30. SINGERS JOSEP CARRERAS is a singer (1946-) MONTSERRAT CABALLÉ is a singer(1965-)
  31. 31. ARCHITECTS LLUIS DOMÉNECH MONTANER (1850-1923)Is an architect. He built “Palau de la música” ,”Hospital de Sant Pau” and others... RICARD BOFILL (1939) Is an architect. He built “Teatre Nacional de Catalunya”, “Walden 7”, “Hotel Vela” and others…
  32. 32. PAINTERS JOAN MIRÓ (1893-1983) He is a painter. One project is a Fundació Joan Miró, in Barcelona. His pictures seem like children’s drawings and they have a lot of colours. ANTONI TÀPIES (1923) He is a painter. Fundació Tàpies, in Barcelona, is a museum dedicated to his life and work.
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