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Pep Ventura (eng)

Grandpa Pep Josep Maria Ventura y Casas, popularly known by the name of Pep Ventura, besides working as a musician and composer he was also aconductor. He came to compose more than 400 pieces in total. As aperformer, he played various instruments including the tenor, which he studied and transformed in the standard it is today, and to this must be her nickname Pep of the Tenor. Thanks to its versatility and predisposition, Ventura made great innovations in the composition of sardanas and reformed the structure of the stanza and that’s


For a good travel There are many theories about the name of the district of

Badalona – Pompeu Fabra (eng)

The author of the catalan grammar The name Badalona comes from Baétulo, a name that dates from the third century BC, when it was founded by the Romans. However,human remains have been found more than 5000 years ago that makes us think it was a place chosen since Neolithic times. Pompeu Fabra i Poch was born in the small town of Gràcia in 1868 and was the smallest of twelve brothers. It is known worldwide as the author of the modern standards of Catalan language.  {besps}l2Badalona_PompeuFabra{/besps} Do

Palau Reial

A farm that turned into a palace The Palau Reial of Pedralbes is a palace


The clergyman of the Catalan Renaissance Jacint Verdaguer i Santaló was born in Folgueroles in

Can Serra

An old-time house Can Serra was a family seat that was swept away during the


A market with charm This station was christened with the name of the popular market


Convent for the needy A man known as Father Palau lived in this area towards

Jaume I

The conquering king Son of Peter the Second of Aragon and Mary of Montpellier, James


Our land Catalunya is the name of the nation established towards the end of tenth

Gorg (eng)

The puddle which is not bubbling over  A gorg in Catalan is a puddle the neighbourhood of Badalona, where this stop is, is named after from an ancient puddle though. In the past, the river Besòs was divided into two branches: one came into this area creating puddles; the other,coming up in Poblenou, created 

Poble Sec

Descending from Montjuic The Poble-sec orography, which stretches along one of the sides of Montjuic


A family by the name of Joanich This metro station abuts on the square Joanic,

Sants Estació

The central station of Barcelona Sants train station is located in Sants district, which got


The lagoon’s channel In the fifteen century it was inundated by sea water and hence

Sant Roc

San Roque, the dog’s Sant Roc was born in Montpellier in the late 13th century, he made pilgrimages around the world and he devoted most of his life to cure the plague victims. A legend has it that Saint Roque arrived in Barcelona to treat those suffering from an outbreak of plague that infested the city; But he also went flying to get sick and to


The prosperous Tarraco Tarragona is a city with more than 2000 years of history. Its