142 m heigh, 4500 windows, 40 diferent colours
Inaugurated on September 16th 2005, the new headquarters of the company Aguas de Barcelona (Water of Barcelona), will be the third higher building of the city -142 meters and 32 plants-
Located in Barcelona, was built due to the Great International Exhibit in 1929. The other pavillions from the exhibit take part of the Barcelona Fair. The MNAC is near the '92 Olympic Stadium in the Montjuïch Mountain.
The Monumental Bullring of Barcelona known as the “Plaza de Toros Monumental de Barcelona” or more shortly “ la Monumental” was inaugurated in 1914 with the first bullfights in this place.
La Monumental, located at a confluence of Gran Via and Marina, gives also its name to a station of the Barcelona Metro network.
The Monumental is a building made of brick, its style is a mixtur...
The "Museu Maritim" in Barcelona shows various Ships from all around the world: Fishing boats, the Columbus-Fleet and the "Galere Real", the flagship of the spanisch fleet, beating the turks. It is located in the halls of the "Drassanes", the old shipyard of Barcelona.
The New York City Transit Complex at Coney Island is the largest transit maintenance facility in the United States. Located in Brooklyn, NY the 75 acre complex has been in continuous operation since its opening in 1926, and is the primary repair facility for New York's fleet of 6,400 subway cars (as of 2002).
The Fundació Mies van der Rohe was set up in 1983 by the Barcelona City Hall with the initial purpose of reconstructing the German Pavilion, designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969) for the 1929 Barcelona International Exhibition.
Another one of the few still operating drive-in theaters in the United States. Founded in 1957, the Transit Drive-In is still very popular during the late spring and all of summer. It inculdes a mini-golf course and a playground for kids.