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Placa Espanya

Placa d'Espanya, Barcelona, Spain
1998
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Placa d'Espanya, Barcelona, Spain
Eixample
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1998
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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of people, stores, malls and traffic but here you can get a good sense of what Barcelona feels like in everyday life! Try to visit this place in different hours so you can get the sense...try to get, also, by different angles-roads for the...More

Thank Aetherovamon
Reviewed 2 days ago

We needed to set up a location for our Buses to meet SO we used Placa Espanya - everyone could find it and it is very central in the older sections of Barcelona. It does get very busy here so make sure you let folks...More

Thank fireman452
Reviewed 3 days ago

I spent a beautiful day in the morning the weather was sunny and not so packed Stunning views of the city from the observation desk Light shows taking place in the afternoon unfortunately did not have time to see it Tips: Take the elevator and...More

Thank Mohamed G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A real lively setting and picturesque. The old bill fighting ring turned shopping center is a site to see. Easily accessible by train.

Thank passportreadyatl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The magic fountain was quite nice. Place is full of people. U can't find place to sit or even stand. Must go 1 hour before start.

Thank Zaman K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very grand Placa with lots to do in the area. Walk along to the Art Museum and the fountains and also spend time at the Arena shopping centre.

Thank PamF47
Reviewed 1 week ago

Basically a traffic circle, but there is something interesting at every angle. Things are beautifully framed as you stand at the center and look out.

Thank KJWayne18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The architecture of the square is amazing, in my opinion the most beautiful square in Barcelona, definitely worth your time.

Thank Krpulin
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's sheer grandeur is itself enough to come and look. The fountains play and the walk from the metro to the top is well worth the little effort. Take your camera - so many angles, and take your time

Thank tankerton1944
Reviewed 1 week ago

The plaça Espana can be viewed from the Museum of Arts at the top of Montjuïc, but I would recommend to enter the previous arenas, take the stairs to the top floor (don't take the elevator as most tourists do, but the escalators which are...More

Thank Anne-Marie C
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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
...More
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Kolly123
24 July 2016|
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Response from Eagle A | Reviewed this property |
The schedule for the Summer season is as follows: 1 June - 31 August: Thursday - Sunday: 21:00 - 23:30 Musical displays: 21:00, 21:30, 22:00, 22:30 and 23:00
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Rbozzelli
21 February 2016|
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Response from Bfly327 | Reviewed this property |
We used Airbnb and stayed near Saint Antoni Market. Great location , accessible to everything and our apartment was two bedroom and a large rooftop terrace, amazing views of the city and half the price of a hotel! Super easy... More
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gailm1882015
23 February 2015|
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Response from Ivan S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, It takes about 45 min. Also, you can take the Funicular directly to the beach front station (Port Vell)
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