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Review of Ciutat Vella

Ciutat Vella
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Old Town and Gòtic Quarter in Barcelona: Private Guided Walking Tour
Ranked #30 of 752 things to do in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This fascinating area is steeped in history, with city hall located in the same spot where kings once reigned. You'll find narrow streets and squares here, with Gothic mansions, museums, historic churches, bars and restaurants. The Placa del Rei is reputedly the place where King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella welcomed Columbus after his voyage to America.
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Very beautiful place to stroll about at day and in the evening. Lots of cafes & restaurants. Fascinating architecture - don't forget your camera!

Thank Elena E
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

Spent an afternoon strolling and photographing the old city. Besides the historic buildings I (probably shouldn't have) enjoyed the magnificent graffiti found in various locations.

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Reviewed 17 June 2014

The Spanish vs Catalan history is evident here as well as the bloody and ongoing history for independence. There is an amazing butcher near the church that has sausage with foie gras - just delicious!

Thank mamanila
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Reviewed 14 June 2014

Lovely little lanes with arty shops and loads to see. Great atmosphere steeped in history and art. Wear comfy shoes.

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Reviewed 12 June 2014

The Old City is absolutely full of amazing buildings, the cathedrals and just lovely and there always seem to be sweet little markets in the small squares scattered around.

Thank Abi F
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