Barcelona, a city scrubbed with street art, bordered by sandy beaches, decked with rooftop pools and ribboned with meandering paved streets had 9 million tourists staying in its hotels last year.
Nick Miller Barcelona was struggling to its feet on Friday after a day of terror at the height of the holiday season that left four Australians injured, two seriously, and another missing.
Terror has struck the popular Spanish city of Barcelona with multiple fatalities and scores injured.
Craig Butt The only thing Alana Reader could do was hide. She dived behind a clothing rack, lay flat on the floor, and feared for her life.
Latika Bourke Eyewitnesses of the deadly car rampage on Barcelona's popular Las Ramblas have told of hearing screams and seeing bodies, as a car ploughed into pedestrians just after 5pm local time.
Craig Butt, Marissa Calligeros One of the Australian holidaymakers who witnessed the deadly van rampage in Barcelona was also among the first on the scene of Melbourne's Bourke Street tragedy earlier this year.
A van has ploughed into pedestrians in Barcelona's Las Ramblas tourist area, killing at least 13 people and injuring many more. Spanish police have said it is a terror attack.
US President Donald Trump has been asked to delay a planned rally in Pheonix, Arizona by that city's mayor, in a rebuke following the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Kirsty Needham Joshua Wong, the school boy who led Hong Kong's youth to protest for greater democracy and occupy city streets for months in 2014 has been jailed for six months.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Ali Fauzi, who is best known to Australians as the brother of the Bali bombers, has undergone deradicalisation.