Barcelona's La Formiga d'Or
La Formiga d'Or, an offshoot of Happy Books, is a curious little shop uniquely located in the cloister of the Cathedral of Barcelona. The selection of items includes books on religion to touristy trinkets and souvenirs. The real allure of this small bookshop, designed by local architect Pilar Libano, is its ability to seamlessly blend modern design with a Gothic cathedral.
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