Barcelona: Things to do, Where to stay and What to eat

How to use the focused City Guide Above are 5 tabs that you can click on to navigate through the trip review. At the end of each “tab” is a link to a map that includes locations of the entire review with descriptions. Below is the content of the first section “Character”. Tourists abound Barcelona can be crowded with tourists, but don’t let that stop you. One way to think about it is that there is a good reason why so many people flock to this Catalan city on the Mediterranean coast. Although touristy, or maybe because of it, you don’t get the sense that you are bother to the people, the feeling I sometimes get in London or Paris. Tourist Exploitation: For the ultimate in tourist exploitation or fun, depending on your perspective, visit La Rambla, where one liter masses of beer are sold on the central pedestrian causeway and gold painted humans do their best to freeze for long periods of time for the coins in your pocket. But Barce is much more than that The city offers top notch restaurants, sandy beaches, eclectic shopping, engrossing districts, a bustling nightlife and jaw dropping architecture. This city has style. From the people, across the building facades into the shops themselves, this place exudes cool. You can find plenty of bohemian types and sharply appointed business men crossing each other’s path on the wide Avenue of Diagonal. Tip: If you make your way outside of the old gothic quarter and Barceloneta, the density of tourists lightens noticeably and you can really start to enjoy the fresh air and balmy...
Barcelona Map

Barcelona Map

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