Barcelona Neighborhoods

5 Hidden Gems Of Barcelona You Must Check Out

Barcelona is a city with something for everyone, but did you know there’s more to Barceloneta than beaches, more to the old part of town than La Rambla and more to Gaudi than Parque Guell? Each neighbourhood has something new to explore. Check out our favourite hidden gems in the city. MERCAT DE SANT JOSEP […]

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Gràcia Guide

Index: History | Festival | Attractions | Restaurants | Hotels | Nightlife | Shopping | Coworking Gràcia is made up of the neighborhoods of Vila de Gràcia, Vallcarca i els Penitents, El Coll, La Salut and Camp d’en Grassot i Gràcia Nova. It is bordered by Eixample to the south, Sarrià-Sant Gervasi to the west […]

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Poble Sec Nieghborhood Guide

Index: History | Theatre | Museums | Restaurants | Hotels | Nightlife | Shopping | Coworking El Poble Sec (dry village in Catalan) is a neighborhood in the Sants-Montjuïc district of Barcelona. The name is often said to be due the neighbourhood lacking water sources for a long time. However, historian Miquel Badenas, argues that […]

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Barceloneta Neighborhood Guide

Article Index: History | Hotels | Restaurants | Museums | Public Art | Nightlife | Beaches The Barceloneta neighborhood sits on a peninsula and is most famous for its beaches, narrow streets, public art and seafood restaurants. Locals describe it as being independent and it even has its own flag. Pictured above: Gallito Restaurant History The […]

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El Born Guide

El Born is part of the Ciutat Vella (old city) of Barcelona and sits within a larger district officially called Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera. The neighborhood is one of the most fashionable parts of the city, famous for its international feel, nightlife and wealth of cultural attractions. Passeig del Born * * * According […]

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