« July 2005 | Main | February 2006 »

September 25, 2005

La Festa de la Mercè

"The ancient processions through the city were full of magical figures with a strong symbolic significance: the dragon, the image of the devil; the giants, a representation of the heroes and historical figures; the eagle, the symbol of political power. All these figures have lasted in one form or another, and are still paraded in the Festival as the true myths of Barcelona." - from bcn.es

September 01, 2005

Old Posts

Looking for older posts from years past? Go here.