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La Pedrera before the Rain

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Travel with Intent

-Look Up, Look Down Challenge, Week 89

Every Thursday, I publish a post containing photos taken from above or below, and invite you to join in the challenge by posting your own images with an up or down perspective.


a1_20150520_20150520__DSC7807_6000 x 4000 Gaudi’s La Pedrera

Today, I had planned to bring you some night views of Barcelona from the roof of La Pedrera.  I had booked myself on a night tour before I left home this morning and although I knew the weather had been decidedly damp yesterday, my forecast said only a 3% chance of rain for the afternoon and evening.  I turned up just before the allotted time, as per the ticket instructions, and had the luxury of waiting in the entrance area for a while, admiring the flower-decorated walls and ceiling and gazing at the midnight blue sky.

To cut a long story short, the tour was fascinating (and I really…

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