Barcelona Journals

Plaza Reial

A September 2007 trip to Barcelona by ripplefan2

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Quote: This little cove off of Las Rambla is such an amazing little area. Definitely hit this area up, you'll love it.

Plaza Reial

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Overview

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Plaza Reial is one of Barcelona's most famous landmarks and an amazing area to stop by and have a bite to eat or a few drinks. Any day, day or night, this place is packed with those who are looking to unwind and relax. The center of the square is decorated with the Font de Les Tres Gràcies (the Fountain of the three Graces) and two fanals (street lamps) that were designed by Antonio Gaudí, the famous Spanish artist. Placa Reial is a great place to hangout, if not for the architectural beauty, then for the characters that come here. While we were here, I saw one of the funniest things I have ever seen. There was bed, across from the Cerveseria Colon, just laying there was a full mattress ...Read More

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Attraction

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After bouncing around to every little flamenco place that Barcelona had to offer, we could find one that suited our financial position. We didn't want to spend more than 10 euros each and everything was near 30 euros each, so we turned to the handy map that our hostel had provided us with. This map had everything that the financially strapped could do that was still fun. We finally gave up and headed over to the Plaza Reial to find this Tarantos place. We had just missed the 8:30pm show, but there was another at 9:30pm, so we bought two 6 euro tickets and went to find a drink.Before we knew it, the show was going to start, so we headed into this street level bar with a basement feel. M...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on October 2, 2007

Tarantos
Plaça Reial, 17
Barcelona, Spain 08002
+34 93 3183067