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My Barcelona

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A travel journal to Barcelona by missj1981

Barri Gotic (Gothic Quarter) Photo, Barcelona, Spain More Photos
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Gaudi House Museum (Casa Museu Gaudi)

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Gaudi House Museum (Casa Museu Gaudi) Photo, Barcelona, Spain
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Gaudi House museumBarcelona is Gaudi and Gaudi is Barcelona. Gaudi had such a big impact on the city that made the city into what it is today. Everywere you walk you can see the influences on this man and his works are not even finished. They are still building on the Sagrada Familia. People of Barcelona are very proud of their Gaudi which is shown by several museums about him.The Gaudi House museum is one of them and is located at Park Quell, a park that he designed as well and is certainly worth to have a look. The park and the museum are easily to be reached by public transport but since the park is located on a hill you still have to walk a bit up the hill from the metro st...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on July 7, 2012

Gaudi House Museum (Casa Museu Gaudi)
Park Guell, Carretera Carmel
Barcelona, Spain 08024
34 93 2193811

Barri Gotic (Gothic Quarter)

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Barri Gotic (Gothic Quarter) Photo, Barcelona, Spain
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Barri GoticThe city of Barcelona is an old city with beautiful old buildings, parks and statues. Just wandering around the city is a joy itself! The city is enclosed by the sea and the mountains meaning expanding is not possible. Because of this you will encounter some high rising with building of five floors but not any higher. The city reached its limits around the end of the nineteen century meaning it’s full of old buildings.The city is divided in many different areas all with their own character. Barri Gotic is one of the most famous areas in the city and for a good reason. It’s one of the oldest parts of the city with small streets and alley ways. The buildings are old an...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 6, 2012

Barri Gotic (Gothic Quarter)
La Rambla To Via Laietana
Barcelona, Spain 08002

Shoko Beach Front Restaurant Photo, Barcelona, Spain
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Shoko beach front restaurantBarcelona is a amazing city with wonderful nightlife opportunities as well as a large city beach. At this beach you can find the Shoko restaurant which is also a club were you can dance and enjoy a drink. Near the restaurant Shoko you can find several restaurants and clubs as well as bar street which only has bars. This area is the main going out area in Barcelona and especially during the weekend it can be very busy.We spend a couple of days in this city and one Saturday night we wanted to go out. Since I have been at Barcelona a couple of time before I already knew about this restaurant. This restaurant is located right on the beach. You can easily...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on July 6, 2012

Shoko Beach Front Restaurant
Paseo Maritimo de la Barceloneta 36
Barcelona, Catalonia 08005
34 932 259 200

Passeig de Gracia

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Passeig de Gracia Photo, Barcelona, Spain
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Passeig de GraciaMost people coming to Barcelona will arrive through the airport of Barcelona which is located about 10 kilometers from the city. When arriving at the airport there are several options getting into town as some take the taxi, the bus or the train. When taking the train you can get off at two train stations namely Sant Estacio and Passeig de Gracia which is right in the middle of the city center. Although Passeig de Gracia has a train station it’s simply much more.Passeig de Gracia might be the most famous avenues in Barcelona. With its location right at the heart of the city center it’s one of the most important areas. Here many cars pass by traveling through th...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on July 7, 2012

Passeig de Gracia
From Placa Catalunya to Carrer Gran de Gracia
Barcelona, Spain

Tibidabo

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Tibidabo Photo, Barcelona, Spain
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Since my husband and I are both big fans of delicious chocolate we decided to visit the chocolate museum in Cologne. Before we decided to go to this city we checked out all the attractions. Cologne has a few things to offer as the Cathedral and the zoo. The chocolate museum is one of the main attractions.The museum is located just outside the city center on a corner island which is about 20 minutes walking from the city center. At the museum you can learn everything about the history of chocolate and how it’s made. At the museum you can follow the entire production process from start to the end.First at the museum you will learn everything about the origin of chocolate and were...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on November 3, 2012

Tibidabo
Sarrià Sant Gervasi
Barcelona, Spain 08035