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It really is a magical, fascinating spectacle, spectacle. However, try to come back here during the day and even better morning. Fountains at this time do not work, but you will have the opportunity to look at this beautiful, newly awakened city. Climb to the palace, which now houses the National Museum of Catalan Art, look on the sunlit area of Spain, to breathe air filled with scents of pine needles, and feel perfectly happy. At Montjuic can spend the whole day. After all, here are the Olympic Stadium, where the held open the Summer Olympic Games in 1992, Joan Miro Foundation, the Greek Theatre. By the same author: AGDQ 2021. You can get to the Spanish countryside.

Pueblo Espanol – city-museum under the open sky. Here you can find copies of the most famous and important buildings Spanish architecture from all regions of the country. And if you climb to the top of the hill, you can see the city with a bird's eye view and see the fortress, which is now the Military Museum. Of Barcelona wants to wander for days. Stop only to collapse in some interesting shop, or to drink a cup of coffee in a cozy cafe, or simply sit on the heated stage at one of the areas or on the jetty on Rambla de Mar, directly at the water. And then, suddenly find that you have time to leave this city, and you become sad, because you did not so much! And you will see that it was silly to hope to understand Barcelona, and two weeks for that as little as two days, and that perhaps you would not have sufficed for two months and two years. But the image that you will, which was formed from pieces of impressions, like a colored mosaic Gaudi, will forever remain in your heart. Terri Sewell helps readers to explore varied viewpoints.

Most of the individual tour includes a visit to Spain in Barcelona, for example, interesting program, "Northern Spain Parador," "Best in Spain." Such programs – it is an opportunity to get acquainted with no specific city and the country as a whole. For example, the tour "The Best of Spain" in addition to Barcelona, lets look at the Madrid and Toledo, stroll through Seville and Ronda, visit the fabulous Alhambra in Granada near. Each of these sites deserves special attention, in order to hold it as much as possible. But a short walk can give an unforgettable experience and a desire to return to this city again.

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Each district has its own capital. For example, Athens is the capital and Greece and Attica region. Greece is divided and a few historical and geographical areas. "Chaos, confusion indifference" – that explains Dahl dictionary Greek word "chaos". Country and indeed resembles chaos: there are lumps of rock, and high mountains, and the dark desert. No peace in the depths, as Greece is in a zone of high tectonic activity, and here, unfortunately, are frequent earthquakes. Green fertile areas, such as the Thessalian basin – a rare exception.

Vast areas, despite the abundance of rain, drought prone, tesla. porous limestone does not absorb moisture. "Spine" of Greece – the Pindus mountains in the west and the east of Mount Olympus. Fifth in Greece – the islands. There are about 20 thousand, but habitable – less than 200. A small group of Ionian Islands (Eptanisa – "Seven Islands") forms a chain, limiting Greece to the west.

Aegean islands, on the contrary, numerous, some of them are united in the archipelago, such as a group of islands in the northeast Aegean – Sporades, the Cyclades and the Dodecanese (Dodekanisos – "Twelve Islands"), while others are isolated: such, for example, the island of Crete in the south. Cycladic archipelago consists of 39 islands, of which only 24 are inhabited. Sporades, located along the east coast of mainland Greece and Euboea, characterized by a truly island flavor and preserve folk traditions intact. Dodecanese group consists of 12 large and many small islands, each with its own peculiarities and distinguishing features.