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One can see the Calatrava tower from anywhere in Barcelona. It is the telecommunications tower and the symbol of the Barcelona Olympic Games (1982) according to its creator Santiago Calatrava of the XXI century.

Pointing towards the sky, it opens the way to new galaxies.

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The Calatrava tower

Av de L'Estadi, 08038 Barcelona, Spain

Area: Sants / Montjuïc
Prices: Free entry
Metro/Bus: Metro: L1/L3 Espanya / Bus: 50, 61, 125
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gui (22 Sep 2012 - 09:45)
Les JO ont eu lieu en 1992 et non pas en 1982
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4 comments

  1. erreur - gui (22 Sep 2012 - 09:45)

    Les JO ont eu lieu en 1992 et non pas en 1982

  2. olympics in bcn - milena (22 Jan 2012 - 15:30)

    1992 not 1982

  3. Calatrava Tower - Max Biddlecum (12 Jul 2011 - 22:30)

    i love this tower it is awe inspiring and i reccommed it to everyone that goes barcelona

  4. tower - zach marbury (4 Dec 2010 - 19:15)

    i think this tower is rather ravishing i wonder how much electricity that thing has in it

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