it is a slice of authentic Spain. "At the Boquería people eat, shop and gossip together doing what the Spanish excel at, living life well," she enthuses. Although it might be the most colourful and jostling jewel in Barcelona's shopping crown, La.
The next day Mr. Nouvel was flying to Barcelona to meet with King Juan Carlos of Spain, and after that to Japan ... He headed to the Mercer Hotel, where he was staying. Once there he plunked down in an overstuffed chair in the lobby and lit a Cuban.
Hotel Viura, Calle Mayor, Villabuena de Alava, Rioja (00 34 945 60 90 00; hotelviura.com). Doubles start at €125, room only. Conceptualised by Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill, and jutting out like an oversize sail from ... Jean Nouvel and Ron Arad.
On-Site" is the fashionably obscure title of the current Museum of Modern Art exhibition on new architecture in Spain ... Jean Nouvel's striking 466-foot Torre Agbar may eventually turn out to be as emblematic of Barcelona as Antonio Gaudí's famous.
Barcelona combines everything that is most charming about ... Gothic façades next to the harlequin buildings of the Modernistas and the skyline-piercing constructions of Jean Nouvel or Herzog and de Meuron, and a day spent admiring them can be topped.
Modern architecture, for the most part, was just something for the tourists -- mile after banal mile of hotels that were degrading to local culture and the fine beaches they were built on. And, yet, here we are. Spain ... In Barcelona, for example.
The casino offers 800 mass gaming tables and 1000 slot machines. The hotel contains 430 hotel rooms and suites. The name from the building is derived from the nickname for New York - the empire state. It was the tallest building in the world from 1931 to 1970.
to Barcelona. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $703. To call the numbers below, dial 011 (the international dialing code), 34 (the country code for Spain) and the number below. Nouvel Hotel, 18-20 Carrer Santa Ana; 93-301-82-74, www.hotelnouvel.com.
Sharing a stretch of famed Las Ramblas with the bustling, commercially oriented Le Meridien and less engaging, but also less expensive Montecarlo, this hotel combines today's chill-out vibe with yesterday's trendy townhouse style to create a rarefied.
BARCELONA, Spain – Leading Spanish hotel and resort operator Sol Melia announced the ... Agbar Tower designed by Jean Nouvel, Barcelona International Convention Center – BICC, and Barcelona’s gorgeous beaches.