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Placa d'Espanya, Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very busy here with a lot of armed police everywhere. We unfortunately visited the day of a very large protest. Great view up to the museum.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Transportation Hub with Shopping, Dining, Views, Hotels, and lots of People. I stayed in nearby Fira area and many of my trips started by going to Placa Espanya to make a connection. There is a big store FNAC in the Arena Barcelona shopping center, which...More

Thank happyoyster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful views! It is just a majestic sight at the top. Also, pro tip: the hotel across the street has a rooftop with the best views of the magic fountains.

Thank Emrdensow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plaza Espanya is easily one of the most beautiful square in the world, its huge, lots of things around, incredible view from the top, crowded but no problem to walk around

Thank familiafrois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting the Catalan Art Museum or the Magic Fountain, be sure to stroll down Av. de la Reina Maria Cristina to Plaça d’Espanya. It was built for the 1929 international exhibition. Plaça d’Espanya is a large traffic roundabout with an impressive monument...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an great meeting point and was on the hop on hop off bus route stop here. we found it useful to use to find our way around

Thank Annetta B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Barcelona, "Place d'Espanya" is one the places to visit. If you make a visit in the evening time, you will be the beneficiary of watching the performance of the fountain by listening the music. The former Arena of Barcelona is also...More

Thank Ebru A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful spots in Barcelona both night and day. Its an area you can see many things a

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst the Placa d'Espanya itself is little more than a city roundabout during the day, this buzzing nexus lies between the Parc de Joan Miró, the Font Màgica de Montjuïc and the Parc de Montjuic, so serves as an important transit point for this side...More

Thank SonicDreamer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I travelled to Placa Espanya on Saturday 24/02/18 especially to see the magic fountain show. We were spending a long weekend in the city of Barcelona and I had already googled in advance to check that the fountain show would start on...More

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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
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Martina S
24 August 2018|
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Response from tchell2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hello,we got to the station,placa espania,it is located under a huge traffic island,or round about,with several entrances,all leading through walkways,we asked at the first kiosk,where ticket office was,bought tickets to... More
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Martina S
24 August 2018|
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Response from Basav_Roychoudhury | Reviewed this property |
Same building. Once you get down from metro, just follow the signs, it is easy.
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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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