Dining room – Monastir de Pedrables

Dining room - Monastir de Pedrables

Dining room – Monastir de Pedrables, Barcelona, Spain

We took the hop-on hop-off bus tour of Barcelona. This was one of the places where we got off the bus – and we were the only ones. I was a little apprehensive that no other tourist wanted to check out this monastery … and we ended up liking it. It is a very peaceful place, founded in 1326 by Elisenda de Montcada, Jaume II\’s queen, as a place where she could retire to after the king\’s death (What a mobrbid thought – but I guess that\’s how it was in those days). She is also buried here. More about this place from Frommer\’s

Technical Details:

Camera: Olympus PEN E-PL3
Exposure: 1/15s at f1.7
Focal Length: 20mm
Lens: Panasonic Lumix G 20mm F1.7 ASPH
ISO: 400
Date: March 02, 2012

Other photos from Barcelona:
By La Rambla
Gothic Cathedral – Barcelona
Cathedral Corner
La Seu – Color or Monochrome?
At Parc Guell
Clock Tower in Town square
Casa Amatller and Casa Batllo
Building in Veils

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