Notes From Spain: Days 4 and 5

- June 11, 2012

"For me, this place is important because of a book of very old music and songs that was found here..."

Here are some photos of the well-known, and ancient monastery at Montserrat, not too far from Barcelona. For me this place is important because of a book of very old music and songs that was found here, The Llibre Vermell. Some of the songs describe pilgrims ascending the serrated mountain to celebrate and rejoice.....almost 1,000 years ago.

Montserrat....serrated mountain.

The mountains of Montaerrat.

Fellow cyclists enjoying a well-earned cafe in Spain.

Ancient church and monastery at Montserrat.

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