Interesting places in the Pyrenees and around with Jane Cautch

Benalmádena Stupa

Benalmádena Stupa is a stupa in Benalmádena, in Andalusia, southern Spain, overlooking Costa del Sol. It is 33 m high and is the tallest stupa in Europe. It was inaugurated on 5 October 2003, and was the final project of Lopon Tsechu Rinpoche.

In Buddhism, a stupa is a monument which represents peace, prosperity and harmony, …

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Monuments of Barcelona

Monuments of Barcelona

Monument to Joan Salvat-Papasseit. An impressive bronze statue by Luxembourgish sculptor and architect Robert Krier depicts the poet, dressed as a night watchman, overlooking the harbor.

Joan Salvat-Papasseit was a Catalan poet, although he also wrote articles, manifestos and other prose of a political and social nature. He wrote mainly in Catalan, …

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