We stayed in a hotel right off Las Ramblas so we were able to experience the area at all times of day and evening. It’s vibrant, gorgeous, and filled with fun the entire length. Towards the end, you f...
Barcelona truly has the best of both worlds. You get all the benefits of a buzzing metropolitan city while being only minutes away from one of Europe's most popular beaches. Stay at the centre of the city and visit picturesque Plaza Catalunya and vibrant Las Ramblas. Shop at all the unique boutiques and sample mouthwatering Spanish fare along the way. Check out Gaudi's creative architecture at Park Guell and admire views of Sagrada Familia and the city's skyline from one of the many inviting rooftop bars. Head to Barceloneta for a fun day at the beach and stop for lunch and sangria at the many eateries lining the promenade. Make sure the dive into a family size sharing Paella and plenty of seafood during your trip. A perfect combination of a city break and beach vacation for families or couples looking for culture and charm all in one place.
When the first sunshine of the Mediterranean Sea was sprinkled on the Ramblas, the street seemed to wake up. From morning till night, the flow of people, the Nanjing Road in Barcelona, was as lively as going to the market.
Tourists, wandering artists, turned this into a wanderer street. The starting point of the
La Rambla is Plaza Catalunya, the end of which is the world's largest tramp, the Columbus Memorial Column, which is divided into five sections, from Cannarets Fountain Street, College Street, Flower Street, Capuchin Monastery Street all the way to Santa Monica Street Convent Street, these streets are collectively known as "Lambras."
left hand old town, right hand new district, Barcelona is so clear that the old town is divided.
Arrival: Take the subway L1 (red line)/FGC line and get off at Plaa Catalunya station; take the subway L3 (green line) and get off at Plaa Catalunya, Liceu or Drassanes stop
Las Ramblas is a pedestrian boulevard in the heart of Barcelona, connected to the Plaça de Catalunya in the city center and the Columbus Monument in the Old Port. It is one of Europe's famous boulevards. There are newspaper stands, flower shops, food stores, etc, right down both sides of the street, with fascinating palaces and monuments nearby. It is also a paradise for wanderers, where itinerant entertainers putting on all sorts of performances here, and a huge variety of "human statues" line the streets, attracting tourists from all over the world.