An endless cycle of festivals, with extraordinary architecture and a good climate as a backdrop, make Barcelona an exuberant city. It has something for everyone, from world-class restaurants, museums and beaches to a lively street-life. This guide provides an in-depth view of Barcelona and advises on where to stay, where to eat, where to shop and what to see.
- Paperback | 296 pages
- 129.5 x 199.1 x 14.5mm | 399.17g
- 01 May 2003
- Penguin Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 6th Revised edition
- colour illustrations, maps, index
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Researched and written by residents of the city.
Table of contents
In context: history; Barcelona today; architecture; modernisme. Accommodation. Sightseeing: introduction; Barri Gotic; Raval; Sant Pere & the Born; Barceloneta & the ports; Montjuic; the Eixample; Gracia & other districts. Eat, drink, shop: restaurants; cafes & bars; shops & services. Arts & entertainment: festivals & events; children; film; galleries; gay & lesbian; music; nightlife; sport & fitness; theatre & dance. Trips out of town: getting started; around Barcelona; Tarragona & the Costa Daurada; map - Tarragona; Girona & the Costa Brava; map - Girona; Vic to the Pyrenees. Directory: getting around; resources A-Z; Catalan vocabulary; Spanish vocabulary; further reference; index. Maps: trips out of town; around Barcelona; street index; street maps; RENFE local trains; Metro; Barcelona areas.