Bisbe Bridge

Bisbe Bridge

To our dear fans and customers, we invite you to meet Bisbe bridge located to the side of the Cathedral of Barcelona and the famous skull beneath the same bridge. No tourist who a photograph of passage not carry, one of the icons of the Gothic Quarter is a marvel watch — point by point.

02

Bridge Street Bisbe linking the Generalitat with the Canons house is one of the postcards of Barcelona. Bisbe Street was one of the main streets of the medieval Barcelona.

 

02

Despite its appearance, the bridge that passes over the street Bishop, is of recent invoice. Bisbe street is a narrow space, veiled by shadows the buildings cast on the pavement. The bridge has no hundred years of existence. Indeed, it was one of the added elements in the 20s of the twentieth century during the rehabilitation of the historic city center.

03
04

Under the bridge a mysterious skull is said is true, crossed by a dagger discover. What does and what it means there is still an enigma. Some legends say that if the blade is removed, Barcelona will crumble to its foundations. Others, that if you cross the bridge back looking at the skull, you will be granted a wish …… If you want to check luck go and ask the desire !!

The bridge was designed in 1928 by the architect of the Barcelona Provincial Council Joan Rubió i Bellver, a disciple of Gaudí.

 

05
 

 

 

Tags:
No Comments

Post a Comment