Category Archives: Areas – Las Ramblas

Practical and touristic information on Las Ramblas and renting a Las Ramblas apartment

The Barcelona Marathon 2014

ShareOfficially known as Zurich Marató de Barcelona, the Barcelona Marathon takes place on 16th March this year. The route runs through Barcelona’s historical city centre and Art Nouveau Eixample District. Traditionally the starting line is in front of the theatrical … Continue reading

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Our 5 best spots for a summer drink in Barcelona

Share1) Chill out on the beach Everyone’s favourite summer spot in Barcelona – the beach. The city has over 3.6 km of golden sands stretching from the edge of the old town in Barceloneta to Poblenou in the north of … Continue reading

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Some new apartments in Plaça Catalunya

ShareWe are very happy to have just launched some exciting new apartments on our site this month. The Universitat Ramblas building is located just behind Plaça Catalunya and contains 11 brand new luxury apartments all of which are beautifully decorated … Continue reading

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A crackdown on noise at night in Barcelona

ShareBarcelona City Council is cracking down on noise resulting from nighlife in the city, with a new campaign called Silenci Pla. This campaign aims to raise awareness of the reduction of noise in key areas of nightlife in the city. … Continue reading

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Tour Barcelona by Bus

ShareBus tours are a great way to see the sites of Barcelona without tiring yourself and for those on a tight schedule they offer a way to pack in all those sites. Barcelona’s Hop-on hop-off buses visit all of the … Continue reading

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Plaça Sant Felip Neri – A hidden gem in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona

ShareThe Gothic Quarter is one of Barcelona’s most popular places to visit. Home to Las Ramblas and to countless medieval streets, plaças and historical sites and monuments, it is no surprise that the narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter can … Continue reading

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Rooftop bars and cocktails in Barcelona

ShareBarcelona offers many rooftop bars and restaurants, the ideal place to spend a pleasant day enjoying the views whilst eating and drinking. Here we review some of the best. Visit Up is the terrace of the Hotel Pulitzer (Bergara, 8, next … Continue reading

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A walking tour of Las Ramblas

ShareLas Ramblas is truly Barcelona’s best known landmark. With spring upon us this is the perfect time to enjoy exploring Las Ramblas on foot, here we have a prepared a map and a route to enjoy, starting in Plaza Catalunya. … Continue reading

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