After today's vote to declare independence in the Parliament of Catalonia, euphoria has burst out in the streets of Barcelona. Those gathered in passeig Pujades, at the gates of the Ciutadella park that contains the Parliament building, opened bottles of cava sparkling wine and threw firecrackers.
EL moment #Parlament #independencia #catalunya pic.twitter.com/Coh7NK8OAg— Maria Macià (@MariaMacia) 27 d’octubre de 2017
Hundreds of people of all ages had filled the streets to follow live the debate and vote in Parliament on this historic day for Catalonia.
A large proportion couldn't hold back their tears, showing the feelings and anticipation they held for this moment.