As I was walking along the famous Rambla in Barcelona, I came across this scene and I could not resist taking a photo…
This is just one of the many things one can admire inside the Cathedral in Burgos, Spain.
A retablo is a frame or shelf containing decorated panels of saints and/or biblical scenes installed above or behind an altar.
Some thirty miles from Barcelona, on a mountaintop, a Benedictine monastery dedicated to the Black Madonna, a focus of pilgrimage for Catalans and the whole Catholic world.
From up the hill, by the Castillo, one can see the panoramic view of the old city of Burgos, Spain.
The lower cloister of the Catedral de Burgos in Spain.