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  • 26. Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya - MNAC

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya or National Museum of Catalan Arts is situated in the Palau Nacional of Montjuic (national Palace of Monjuic). Palace was constructed for the International...

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  • 27. Poble Espanyol de Montjuic

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    If you don't know much of Spain, and have no time to visit it, this touristy park will allow you a glimpse of its architecture and ambiances. I do like Spain, and, believe me, it is much more...

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  • 28. Zoo

    4 out of 5 stars

    After the interesting history lesson at the huge display we continued our grand tour. We visited the Dragon Land Exhibit where we delved into the adventure and saw the Komodo dragon. After that we saw...

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  • 29. Hospital Sant Pau

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Possibly the most elegant set of buildings (or rather city within a city) that can be seen in Barcelona and also possibly one of the least visited. Domenech i Montaner is responsible for the...

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  • 30. Basilica De Santa Maria Del Mar

    I would probably have overlooked the Basilica Santa Maria del Mar if not for reading the novel "La catedral del mar" by Ildefonso Falcones (2006), which deals with Catalan history during the...

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  • 31. Palau Guell

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Park Güell is a huge park located on the hill of El Carmel in the Gràcia district of Barcelona, about 4 kilometers from Plaça de Catalunya. The park was originated in 1900 when Count Eusebi Güell...

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  • 32. Museu Picasso

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Museu Picasso is located in the center of Barcelona, and is housed in five adjoining Catalan-Gothic-palaces from the 13th and 14th centuries. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was born in Malaga, but...

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  • 33. L'Aquàrium

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Barcelona aquarium is not the best in the Europe, it cannot contest with Lisbon Oceanarium but if you traveling with the children then this is must see place in Barcelona. A transparent tunnel in...

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  • 34. Shopping - Markets

    There is a food market off Las Ramblas that needs to be visited. It is wonderful. You can buy anything edible here The locals shop here for fresh seafood and fish, vegetables, meat, and provisions.

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  • 35. Barceloneta & Beaches

    You can easily walk from las ramblas to the beach of Barcelonetta. It's a beautiful beach with sidewalk where you can drink you coffee or eat you meal. I insist to everyone to visit this beach and to...

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  • 36. Joan Miro

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Despite its location on Montjuïc and above all of the various buildings erected for the World’s Fair of 1929, the Fundació Joan Miró is not actually part of this ensemble. It was erected in the 1970s...

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  • 37. Museu d’Historia de la Ciutat

    3 out of 5 stars

    Every Roman city had its Jews and Barcino was no exception as you can see by the Hebrew inscription on this stone tablet. The other photos show, a laundry area, a garum factory (a type of fish paste...

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  • 38. Museu d'Historia de la Ciutat

    MUHBA or Museum of the History of the City of Barcelona has several premises with their particular exhibitions. Royal Palace belonged firstly to the Counts of Barcelona and later to the Kings of...

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  • 39. L’Eixample

    We had a big discussion if we would like to live in a building like Casa Mila, one of the most famous buildings of Gaudi also known as La Pedrera (pic 1). We spend a lot of time checking the different...

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  • 40. Figueres - Salvador Dali

    I've got (or will have shortly) most of the information and pictures of this fabulous museum of art in my Figueres pages. I usually hate art museums, but this one was special. Dali had a unique style...

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  • 41. Torre Agbar

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Torre Agbar is one of Barcelona's most famous buildings. It is located in the Poblenou neighbourhood, but reaches 38 storeys (144 meters), and is visible from many parts of the city. The tower was...

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  • 42. Mançana de la Discòrdia

    Casa Batlló is a renowned and is one of Antoni Gaudí’s masterpieces. In 1904-1906 Gaudi has constructed the house of textile industrialist Batlio Casanovas. The narrow spotty facade from...

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  • 43. Plaça Sant Jaume

    As soon as you exit the Gothic Quarter in Barcelona, you will find yourself in Sant Jaume Square or as it is known in Barcelona, Plaça Sant Jaume. Take a stroll down the square to see the Barcelona...

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  • 44. Monestir de Pedralbes

    In front of the Royal Monastery of Saint Mary of Pedralbes founded in 1327 you shall be ably to observe some architectural elements of much earlier monastery of Santa Maria de Besalu brought here from...

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  • 45. Mies Van Der Rohe Pavillion

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Also the life of a tourist can be stressful. :-) If this happens to you in Barcelona, take my advice and go to this shrine. It is a building, or maybe more a structure, or a shelter for your body. The...

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  • 46. Las Arenas

    This is the old classic Arenas de Barcelona, yes, this is a bullring, what used to be a common traditional bullfighting ring in this city. It has been used for about hundred years but now it is...

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  • 47. Gran Teatre Del Liceu

    4 out of 5 stars

    GRan theater de Liceu was constructed in 1847, and competed with Theater Principal just one block away. It serves for the opera and other musical events. It is now a mundane facade with no street...

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  • 48. Museu de Ceramica - Palau Reial de Pedralbes

    5 out of 5 stars

    At our next stop, we walked to the Museu de Ceramica. The building the ceramics are housed in is beautiful, and no wonder why, because it is the 18th century Palace of Pedralbes, residence for the...

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  • 49. Torre Calatrava

    The communications tower designed by Santiago Calatrava became a part of Montjuic landmark in 1992. Its very unique shape is at the same time very typical for Calatrava's architecture. His great...

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  • 50. Casa Museu Gaudi

    4 out of 5 stars

    In this house Gaudi lived his last 20 years from 1906 to 1926. You can see many personal belongings of Gaudi as well as his well-known furniture designs. It is quite interesting to see where the great...

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  • May 24, 2013 at 7:38 AM

    I was 2 weeks ago in Barcelona and was amazing, If you stay 3 days in the city you may see:

    1. Light show of water in Montjuic
    2. Divinus or La Tramoia restaurant
    3. Go party!

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