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Walking around the wonderful Gothic Quarter there are so many beautiful old sites to behold and a visit to Plaça Del Rei is a perfect place to start.
So many interesting sites here encompassing architectural styles from the Roman,Medieval and Gothic age, Salo Del Tinell...More
Palau Reial Major (palace of the Counts of Barcelona) was built in the Middle Ages. And this grand hall was added in the mid-14th century. It was used for INDOOR military horse parades and grand receptions. The stone archways holding up the roof are HUGE....More
Date of experience: September 2016
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas brought to life by the many small bars and local
musicians lasting late into the night. Fashionistas will be drawn to Portal de L’Angel, which is lined with well-known brand names and smaller boutique stands.