Columbus on high

 

 

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Christopher Columbus statue,  Barcelona,  August 2018

The Monument a Colom stands at the bottom of the Rambla, with the 40 metre Corinthian column granting Columbus an excellent view out to sea. The bronze explorer clutches a scroll in one hand, whilst pointing out across the ocean with the other, all set for some new discoveries.

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Columbus playing for FC Barcelona, May 2013

 


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Copyright Debbie Smyth, 24 August 2018

Posted as part of Weekend B&W

11 thoughts on “Columbus on high

  1. ioh yes I remember that place. I photographed the children I was with on the lions. Barcelona is a city I love

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