The good, the bad, and the quite ridiculously ugly.
To be fair, it’s easy to build a nice wall if you’ve got a large quantity of good-quality slate, but I wouldn’t want to walk past wall no 2 (Santa Coloma de Gramenet) if there was a donkey leaning against the other side, and wall no 3 (Sant Roc de Llobregat) shows the worst – and the most popular way locally – of using reconstituted stone. I assume that the sign outside no 1 (Tiana) was erected by a Marxist-Leninist member of the council’s roads department.
You can see walls 1 & 2 during the Santa Coloma to Montgat walk.
- Rolling, rolling, rolling, down the Llobregat
Either the cat in Sant Climent de Llobregat has a very large mum or someone has driven a Seat 600 through
- Housing shortage
Here‘s a free translation of a verse sung door-to-door by caramelles in Sant Cugat on Easter Sunday of 1948: “Neither
- rooftop virgins
Despite the Grimms’ usual fiddling, Rapunzel remains – as Violet Bergen notes in a fine article – a story suffused with
Een … twee meer fotos van mijn favoriete krachtcentrale, Sant Adrià de Besòs, gekiekt tijdens de wandeling van Santa Coloma de
- Wales signs agreement with Latvia
This has hardly attracted any attention, but it is extremely interesting since it is the first time I can recall an