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Sant Médir 2016

Sant Médir 2016

San Médir 2016 will take place on Thursday, March 3rd in the Vila de Gracia area, which is located within the district of Gràcia in the north of Barcelona. The festival is also known in Catalan as “la festa més Dolça” or, in English, “The ...

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Diada de Les Tradicions Nadalencs

Diada de Les Tradicions Nadalencs

Friday the 11th, December 2015 will mark the 21st annual edition of the “Diada de les tradicions i costums nadalencs a Catalunya” (Day of the Christmas traditions and customs of Catalunia). This is a one-day event within Barcelona´s most cherished ...

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Gaudi Apartments Barcelona

Gaudi Apartments Barcelona

Barcelona is a city known for its unique blend of Gothic style with Modernista (Catalan Art Nouveau) masterpieces and even some high tech architecture, such as the 28-story Torre Agbar tower in the Poblenou neighborhood. Perhaps the most influential artist ...

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Refuge of Plaza del Diamant

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In 1936, Spain got into a huge civil war. Violence, and bomb alerts were part of this event. Nowadays, it is almost impossible to imagine that Plaza Catalunya and Las Ramblas were the place where the rebellion and the first ...

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The History Museum Barcelona

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The History Museum Barcelona boasts over 2000 years of history and gives a fascinating look at the very beginnings of the city. It is a must for anyone interested in finding out more about Barcelona’s history and the origins of ...

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MNAC

Museu Nacional d'art de Catalunya in Barcelona

History MNAC (Museum National d’Art de Catalunya) contains incredible collections of Catalan art spanning 1000 years from the Romanesque period to the mid-twentieth century. It is a must for any art lover or for those interested in learning a bit more ...

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Maritime Museum Barcelona

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About Maritime Museum Barcelona The Maritime Museum Barcelona is a great place full of history and hidden treasures for all you land lubbers. The museum is located in Las Reales Atarazanes, the old royal shipyard where they repaired and built ...

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Santa Maria del Mar

SANTA MARIA DEL MAR

Santa Maria del Mar is a Gothic church which is located in one of the oldest districts of Barcelona’s La Ribera and built between the years 1329-1389; at the peak flowering of medieval Catalan culture. The church is an outstanding ...

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