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Stadio Olimpico

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Address: Av. de l'Estadi, Barcelona, Spain
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The Olympic Stadium is celebrating 25 years since the summer Olympics of 1992 was hosted here. The stadium is startting to look a little tired but you have to bear in mind it was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Olympic Stadium is celebrating 25 years since the summer Olympics of 1992 was hosted here. The stadium is startting to look a little tired but you have to bear in mind it was built for the Olympics of the 1930's but the Spanish Civil War broke out and they had to wait until 1992, so the stadium is older... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though it's not the most famous in a city that also hosts the Camp Nou, the Olympic stadium is by far the most beautiful - not only in the city, but probably in the world. With a palace-like facade, it inspires tradition and greatness. It is also a rare place where you can enter for free in Barcelona, which... More 

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Newry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Free access to a viewing area, can walk all the way around the outside, gift shop and cafe inside with free toilets

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I walked up to the stadium not knowing how much we would get to see, and we were totally blown away! The stadium itself was fantastic and exactly how you would expect an Olympic stadium to look. Very luckily we needed to use the restrooms and discovered that beyond the stadium was the most beautiful scenic area... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The stadium is free to enter, a massive bonus for sports fans. The stadium was built for the 1936 Olympic bid that was cancelled due to the Civil War and passed on to Berlin. The name Lluis Companys remembers a Catalan leader executed nearby by Franco. It apparently sat in a poor state until the late 80s when Barcelona was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We hopped off the hop on / off bus at this destination going through into the stadium with the view in front of you was truly special, we stopped off and had something to eat at the cafe, food was well presented with friendly staff.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This place is great fun ! Use your metro ticket or Barca card and ride the funicular up to the hill. A few minutes walk uphill thru the walk of fame ( footsteps of Sergei Bubka, Nadal, Federer etc ) and you'll reach the stadium. Go inside - behind the seatin area following the yellow line and buy your tickets.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Looks pretty impressive as you approach, inside the stadium it is scruffy with lots of flaking paint and concrete. Toilets are very poor (gents). Cafe was clean and had friendly staff serving. Outside the stadium was impressive with the large fountain waterfall taking the top spot. I am sure this place was very awesome when it forst opened. With a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Came across this by accident and wow what a find. A must see, views amazing the place is still very well kept and to top it off it was free.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We walked from Montjuic to Barceloneta throught the Poble Sec an ancient area. In the walk of fame our eroe Alberto Tomba

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Montjuic
Beyond the four columns standing guard at the Plaça Espanya, beyond even the extravagant and colourful fountains guiding your way up the boulevard, stands the impressive and towering structure of the Palau Nacional, the national museum. At this very spot in front of the cascades of the central fountain, Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe gave the performance of their lifetimes to welcome the 1992 Olympic Games to this magnificent city. And true to its anticipation, the games transformed the city, reimagining the mountain of Montjuic with the development of an arena, stadium, and many other sporting facilities that are open to visitors year-round. Surrounding the adjacent side of the plaza are well-established hotels catering to business guests and a shopping mall transformed out of a historic bullfighting arena.
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