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  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
  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.
  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
  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.