Casa Macaya, Barcelona, Spain. Declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest, the Macaya house was finished in 1901. The architect, Josep Puig i Cadafalch, revived the grandiose of the Gothic style with his design of the facade. Arches & columns are intricately carved & decorated by ironwork next to white stucco walls with elaborately engraved designs.
Magdalen Restaurant, 152 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TU Set Lunch £15.50 for 2 courses £18.50 for 3 courses. This understated French restaurant near London Bridge punches above its weight in terms of food and wine: It’s unfussy and inexpensive. http://www.magdalenrestaurant.co.uk/reservations/