Bilbao
2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, the Guggenheim museum

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, the Guggenheim museum

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, the Guggenheim museum a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. Photo by Richard Sidey www.richardsidey.com www.travelwitholga.com twitter We have a similar museum called the Weisman, in Minneapolis on the University of Minnesota Campus and I must say, I have a hard time getting used to a shiny building among red...
2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, Guggenheim Museum, spaces exhibit inside the Guggenheim Museum

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, Guggenheim Museum, spaces exhibit inside the Guggenheim Museum

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, Guggenheim Museum, spaces exhibit inside the Guggenheim Museum a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter The exhibits rotate so there is always something new to see. I walked through this one which seems to be a series of coiled barrel like walls leading into a center space. Intriguing...
2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, the Guggenheim museum designed by architect Frank Gehry

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, the Guggenheim museum designed by architect Frank Gehry

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, the Guggenheim museum designed by architect Frank Gehry a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitterBuilt by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and the City of Bilbao, the museum is in a style called "deconstructivism" which uses no straight lines and avoids the vertical and horizontal. Built right along...
2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, Basque Country panaromic view of the city from the lookout at Etxebarria park

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, Basque Country panaromic view of the city from the lookout at Etxebarria park

2010-05-02 Bilbao, Spain, Basque Country panaromic view of the city from the lookout at Etxebarria park a photo uploaded by Travel With Olga on Flickr. www.travelwitholga.com twitter The largest urban center in Basque country, Bilbao was a dirty and polluted industrial city processing iron and other metals. Once Spain joined the EU, the city went...