Barcelona - Submarine A project partly realized with crowd funding has just completed its first instrumental trials in water, the ICTINEU 3 which is a three man scientific submarine used in underwater exploration, will join the ranks of a very small number of submersibles with the capability to dive to 1.200 meters, putting it on par with depth technology from China Russia and the USA. The Catalan built project continues a long tradition of submarine innovation dating back to 1857 with the forming of the first commercially dedicated society to submarines conceived by inventor engineer Narcís Monturiol i Estarriol.
If you have the luxury of time then there certainly are a lot of things to do in Barcelona, but for those who are a little pressed, here’s a quick rundown of the top 10 attractions on offer in the wonderfully scenic urban beach metropolis. Top 10 attractions 10. CosmoCaixa One of the most renowned science centers in Europe opened in 2004 at a cost of 100 million euros the CosmoCaixa hides within its modern architecture a whole range of excellent exhibits including the flooded forest which contains 1000 m2 of living rain forest complete with native species.