THE CATHEDRAL OF THE SEA : Barcelona during the medieval days

If there is a book that must be read before arriving to Barcelona it is without any doubt ” The Cathedral of the sea” written by Idelfonso Falconés. In this magnificent book he talks about the construction of one of the nicest churches in Barcelona

( Santa María del Mar ), a wonderful chuch located in the Born Aerea. The book explains the construction of this church during the medieval days , a time in which Barcelona was one of the most important cities in the Aragón Kingdom and allows us to discover what it was living during that time.

During this week they are shooting a film based on this magnificent book. A must in Barcelona ¡¡¡¡