BARCELONA If you go to Barcelona you have to visit many of the important monuments and buildings like: Sagrada Familia: is a large Roman Catholic church designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí (1852–1926). Although incomplete, the church is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and in November 2010 was consecrated and proclaimed a minor basilica. Parc Güell: is a garden complex with architectural elements situated on the hill of el Carmel in the Gràcia district. It was designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí and built in the years 1900 to 1914.
Batlló house: is a building restored by Antoni Gaudí and Josep Maria Jujol, built in the year 1877 and remodelled in the years 1904–1906; located at 43, Passeig de Gràcia, part of the Illa de la Discòrdia (the "Block of Discord") in the Eixample district. Rambla Catalunya: is a major street in Barcelona, that runs WestEast (or "mountainsea") through the Eixample district. One of the city's trendiest streets, with many international fashion shops, and lined with lime trees.
Mercat de la Boqueria: is a large public market located at the Rambla Catalunya. The market has a very diverse selection of goods.
In the centre of this city you can find a lot of places to eat, but you have to be careful with pickpockets because there are many. Also here, in the centre, you can go clubbing at night. Here you must eat “pà amb tomàquet I pernil” (bread with tomato and iberic ham) a typical food of Catalunya. Also de “paella” and the “crema catalana” are very common.
To move from one place to another, you can use the public transport: the buses, the subway, the tram, taxis…You should take the touristic bus because it takes you to the most important places in Barcelona.
Published on Mar 15, 2011