Author: Julia Tilman

Dreta de L'Eixample Dreta de L'Eixample

After city reconstruction in XIX century, Eixample Dreta became a popular place among fat cats to have a residence there. Wealthy citizens were buying houses on the broad beautiful streets of the district, paying a fortune to live in a new modern Barcelona neighborhood. This modernist area was designed by Catalan engineer Cerda and was…

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Where to eat in Eixample Dret Where to eat in Eixample Dret

When my friends ask me where to eat in Eixample Dret, I usually doubt what to recommend since the number of restaurants in the area is so abundant that making a shortlist is almost impossible. I picked the ones we find appealing due to this or that reason, don’t stop exploring the area though, almost every corner…

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gracia district in barcelona guide gracia district in barcelona guide

Only curious and investigative visitor goes beyond Eixample and Gothic quarter while exploring the city, let’s assume you are one of them and want to know more about Gracia district in Barcelona. Gracia district – the tiny village hidden in Barcelona After a city reorganization in the 19th century, Gracia village becomes a part of…

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Eat Gothic quarter Barcelona Eat Gothic quarter Barcelona

As you most probably know, Gothic is the oldest part of the city, it attracts many tourists to breathe its history but sometimes its not easy to find where to eat in Gothic quarter. And, as it usually happens, the area is oversaturated with low quality and expensive eateries. Don’t panic! There are spots in Gothic…

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Sant Jordis Day in Barcelona Sant Jordis Day in Barcelona

Everything you want to know about Sant Jordi and Day’s celebrations in one article.   The story First, let’s make it clear, that Catalan people are very proud people. It concerns not only their intention to be a separate state it also conveys to their traditions, customs, cuisine and… actually everything. Catalan people decided that…

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