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La Cascada

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Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

The sights and sounds of Barcelona seem far away when you stand near this monumental, slightly overdramatized creation by Josep Fontseré, presented as part of the 1888 Universal Exhibition. The waterfall's somewhat overwrought arrangement of rocks was the work of a young architecture student named Antoni Gaudí—his first public work, appropriately natural and organic, and certainly a hint of things to come.

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Parc de la Ciutadella, Barcelona, Catalonia, 08003, Spain

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Published 08/18/2015


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