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4 Apr 2018
“Busy street, sidewalk cafes”
3 Apr 2017
“Good area to walk around”
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Avenida del Paralelo, Barcelona, Spain
El Raval
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Its hard to call this an attraction, but it is a major road worth knowing about. It is a busy city street extending from Plaça de Drassanes near the Port to Plaça de Espanya. The full length can be briskly walked in half an hour....More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Good area to walk around... Many places to visit... Nearby... Close to malls... Shopping steets... Good for taking pictures

Thank TraveKings
Reviewed 14 October 2016

One of the main boulevards of the town,cutting the town from east to west.One of its ends is in Placa Espanya,a landmark of Barcelona and the other is in Placa de les Drassanes,close to Port Vell.

Thank zuv
Reviewed 5 August 2016

A Metropolitan must have big boulevards, and Barcelona have many. Avenue del Parallel is one of them. It is a big boulevard, which connect Plaza de Espana and Placa de les Drassanes (at the harbour, close to the Rambla). It is a green boulevard, and...More

1  Thank LN1946
Reviewed 2 June 2016

A very long Avenue but has some very good restaurants along the way. Our Hotel was on the Avenue and plenty of metro stops along the route.

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We recently stay a few days in the HCC Lugano hotel (excellent) which is located on this busy Avenida. Needless to say we had to walk up and down it a few times, mainly to the Metro stations at either Placa Espana or Poble Sec....More

Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Keep looking around because there is plenty to see and enjoy.Pay attention to low class pickpockets who do not even hide their intention.

Thank rdrozd7
Reviewed 23 October 2015

The Avenida del Paralelo is a very long street and is quite interesting. You can walk from the Plaza de España all the way to the port on this street and see many interesting things.

Thank BennyMalaga
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El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this
gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an
excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
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