39/50.- Barcelona, Torres
These rounded buildings were built in the 1960's. At our left
we have a big department store: "El Corte Inlgés". This is
Spain's largest department store, with retail outlets throughout the
country. It has several stores in Barcelona -- in the Plaça
Catalunya, Portal de
l'Angel, and the Plaça Francesc Macià.
In this neighborhood called "Pedralbes", some banks
institutions have their headquarters. Two of the biggest Universities
in Barcelona are here also: the Universitat Central (economics, psychology,
history, etc.) and Universitat Politècnica (engineering, computing
Let's take a look at another modern building: the one on our right,"La Caixa" ...