Wow, incredible cool I say outloud! Shush. Look at this, look at that! I love the old fashioned desks, the funky lights! Fantastic! Shhhhh! OMG books with gold spines, books in precious cases, books surrounded by stained glass, books floor to ceiling, books I could yell about! Shhhhhhhhh!! The most amazing old-timey elevator! No, you can't have a turn, I'm still using it! Shhhhhhhhh!!! Gorgeous courtyard garden, pretty tilework on the floors and walls, fun artwork, hey everybody, come over here! The antique rooms of the Ateneu. Members only. Open to the public two days a year on Sant Jordi and Corpus Christi. Shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!
By Maia Pay Ozguc
Barcelona Impressions. Be curious. Be present. Be Barcelona!