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Paris, Rome, Venice, and Barcelona are among the top-visited destinations in Europe. Beyond the Old World, New York City, Toronto and Whistler await shopping, dining and skiing enthusiasts, as well as businessmen and students. Quality accommodation is always in demand, and nowadays travellers have the freedom to choose not only hotels, but also apartment rentals.
Conveniently located and fully furnished, apartments of Sweet Home Abroad are excellently suited for short-term rentals and could be your next great vacation! All apartments are meant for travellers looking for comfort and independence regardless of their activities of interest. Beach lovers could opt for an apartment rental in Israel or rent a villa in Spain. Lovers of outdoor winter activities like skiing and snowboarding will find Whistler, located in Canada, a great destination: the co-host of Winter Olympic Games in 2010, Whistler is perfectly equipped to provide you with great skiing and riding trails, impeccable customer service and top-notch long-term accommodation. History and culture buffs will enjoy a great selection of accommodation we offer in Paris, Prague, Madrid, and, of course, Barcelona.
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Palau Güell

The first major work of Gaudí that was commissioned by Eusebi Güell in 1885, Palau Güell marks not only the beginning of the friendship of Barcelona's two most famous sons, but also marks the first of many splendid architectural works in Gaudí's portfolio. Compared to his later works, Palau Güell is rather muted, almost sober, but still has plenty of typically Gaudí-like designs and utilitarian solutions. From stables in the basement to colourful chimneys on the roof, catenary arches, twisted ceilings, glass mosaics, shutters and skylights playing with natural light point to Gaudí's unique talent of making the most out of every room and every space.

The palace was built specifically for Señor Eusebi himself as his private residence, where he moved with his family after its completion in late 1880s. For the longest time, Palau Güell was completely shut down for renovations. The main hall, the master bedrooms, the servants' rooms, the famous roof, the stables had all been closed... but not anymore! Although the roof terrace sometimes closes during rainy weather, the opportunity to visit the palace is the one not to be missed. Taking pictures is allowed inside.

Palau Güell Main Hall Palau Güell: Main Hall ceilings
Palau Güell mosaics Palau Güell stables
Famous Palau Güell rooftop chimneys Famous Palau Güell rooftop chimneys
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