Barcelona, Spain (5) – Olympic Park

In 1992, Barcelona was host to the Summer Olympics.  Built on Montjuic Mountain, it overlooks the city.  The site was much smaller than what I was expecting.  However, a very pleasant visit as we took the time to watch the sunset with the locals.

Olympic Stadium

 

 

 

 

 

Palau Sant Jordi held the indoor sporting events such as gymnastics and volleyball finals

 

 

Palau Sant Jordi (l) and the telecommunications tower (r)

 

 

 

 

 

Tennis Courts

 

 

Ball Diamond

 

 

 

 

 

…and there is the sunset

 

 

One thought on “Barcelona, Spain (5) – Olympic Park

  1. Pingback: Barcelona, Spain (8) – Views from High Places | The Prosaic Traveller

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: