Take a tour of Barcelona, Spain – part of the World’s Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats.
Hi, this is your host, Naomi. I would like to show you the top ten attractions of Barcelona.
Number 10 – Parc Guell. Barcelona has many great landmarks designed by the world renowned architect, Antoni Gaudi. One of them is the unique Parc Guell.
Number 9 – Plaza de Espana. It is a grand, massive square in the middle of Barcelona. The square was built back in 1920 for the international exhibition.
Number 8 – La Boqueria, a colorful market where you will find both locals and visitors. Besides the freshness of produce, presentation is extremely eye catching.
Number 7 – Casa Batllo. This Antoni Gaudi designed building has the appearance of being made from skulls and bones. It’s roof is just as fascinating.
Number 6 – Gothic Quarter. It the center of Barcelona’s Old City. Amidst the buildings from medieval times, you will feel transported back in time.
Number 5 – Barcelona Cathedral, a beautiful cathedral located in the city’s Gothic Quarter. It’s impressive gothic architecture dates back to the 14th century.
Number 4 – Beaches. Many people are not aware that Barcelona has an excellent beach scene. Locals love to relax by one of the many great beaches in the city.
Number 3 – La Rambla, probably the most famous area of Barcelona and very popular amongst tourists. Don’t forget to appreciate the history while watching street performers.
Number 2 – Casa Mila, also known as La Pedrera, it was architected by the great Antoni Gaudi. The unusual rooftop can be seen on many postcards from Barcelona.
And Number 1 – La Sagrada Familia. This was the largest project by Antoni Gaudi. The construction of this world famous church began in 1882 and is still ongoing.
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