A bit of a walk to the closest metro but in a very quiet area. Only noise when anyone comes in or out of the building - the door makes a loud noise. Effective wifi. Air con directly on bed so cold at night but still needing the aircon to cool down the room. There were a few hiccups with...
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.