Barcelona is one of the most famous cities in the world and one of the most populated in Europe. Millions of tourists visit the city every year with the idea to explore it. There are facts about the city that are less popular and you will see 10 of them in the infographic entitled “10 Things You Didn’t Know About Barcelona“. According to National geographic Barcelona is the Best Beach city in the world, George Lucas was inspired by Casa Milia when creating Datrh Vader and so on …

As stated in the infographic, one of the legends surrounding the founding/naming of Barcelona tells of a lost boat during one of Hercules’s sea voyages (specifically boat number nine known as Barca Nona). The infographic covers less known facts about Barcelona related to the cathedral Geese, Las Ramblas streets, shopping Stampede, „En Garde” Fellow Architects, etc.

Surprisingly, it said that George Lucas was inspired when creating the Stormtroopers and Darth Vader, so Star Wars owes a lot to Gaudi. Furthermore, on the Sagrada Familia there appears a magical numeracy square.



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