|Barcelona To See|
|Top Barcelona Pictures|
|Park Guell - Gaudi|
|Casa Batllo - Gaudi|
|View from Columbus Column|
|Mercado de Boqueria Market|
|Plaza de Catalunya|
|National Museum Catalonia|
|Plaza de Espana|
|Montjuic Hill - Stadium|
|What To Do In Barcelona|
|Where is Barcelona|
Barcelona - Spain
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Barcelona, a city full of life that fascinates with its mix of art, culture and folklore. The exceptional masterpieces of Gaudi, the great variety of interesting places, the hot summers of the Mediterranean Sea and its beaches, make Barcelona one of the main tourist destinations of Spain. Barcelona is Spain's second city and has a population of 1.6 million inhabitants.
La Sagrada Familia (El Templo de la Sagrada Família Expiatorio) is a stunning church, one of the most extravagant buildings in the world. Begun in 1882 and in eternal construction, La Sagrada Familia is the best expression of the architect Gaudi. The seven major works of Antoni Gaudí were considered World Heritage by UNESCO through their creative contributions given to the development of architecture and building technology in the 19th and 20th centuries.
La Rambla is one of the busiest places in Barcelona, famous for its street performers, beautiful living statues, street actors masters of mime, musicians who play and sing. It 's really nice walk along the Rambla from the port to Plaza Catalunya.
Park Guell - Gaudi
Parc Güell (Güell Park) is the greatest masterpiece (extended) created by the genius mind of Gaudi. Built between 1900 and 1914, the park contains gardens, houses, properties, colorful mosaics, and surrounded by nature trails. Parc Guell worth a visit is a unique place in the world.
Casa Batllo - Gaudi
Casa Batllo (Casa Batlló) restored first and then remodeled in 1905-1907 is another outstanding example of creativity 'architect Gaudí. Casa Batlló Passeig de Gracia is located in No. 43.
The Columbus Monument (Monument de Colon) is a column that soars into the sky near the Port of Barcelona. The monument erected in 1887-1888 is a metal pylon which weighs 200 tonnes.
View from Columbus Column
From the Monument de Colon has a beautiful 360 ° panoramic view of Barcelona, starting from the city with the Sagrada Familia and the Ramblas, to the port and the sea.
The Port of Barcelona is one of the largest in Europe, the most famous is the modern footbridge that connects the Rambla with the Maremagnum shopping center.
Mercado de Boqueria Market
Barcelona do not miss a visit to the Mercado de Boqueria near the Rambla. This is a typical and colorful market selling fruit, vegetables, sweets and food in general.
Plaza de Catalunya
The central square Plaza de Catalunya (Catalonia Square) is a large square situated at the end of La Rambla, is one of the main landmarks in Barcelona.
National Museum Catalonia
Situated on the Montjuïc hill, the majestic Palau Nacional building houses the National Art Museum of Catalonia (Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya MNAC).
Plaza de Espana
Piazza di Spagna (Plaza de España) the bull-fighting arena (bullring) are close to the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya.
Montjuic Hill - Stadium
Olympic Stadium in Barcelona (Estado Olímpic Lluís Companys de Montjuïc or Estadi Olímpic) is located in an area called Olympic rings, the hill of Montjuic (Montjuic) overlooking the Port area of Barcelona.