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Arc de Triomf, Barcelona
Categories: Monuments, Tourist Spots
Like Barcelona itself, the Arc de Triomf is at once both international and Spanish. Spend some time enjoying the street artists and carnival-like atmosphere that surround this arch. Gaze up at it and try to decipher the various symbols. While the style and proportions are classical, out of respect for visitors from abroad, the red brick and sculptures are in line with neo-Mudéjar Spanish architecture. This was a fashionable choice before the turn of the 20th century, when this arch was built. To visit Arc de Triomf on your trip to Barcelona, use our Barcelona travel itinerary planner.
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This is one of the must see sights if you're in Barcelona. Great for budding photographers, then walk down the lovely avenue and enjoy the views.
It's a beautiful arch of triumph with an adjacent park. I went during Mercè 2016, which was a huge Catalan festival that closed down the city for a few days. The park was filled with food stands and a... read more »
I really loved this Arc. The structure itself is impressively high and detailed, spend some time looking around it. From it there is a very long beautiful avenue leading to the park, along which there... read more »
i liked it!! i was just walking and then i caught a brasilian guy singing beautifull songs! i had a great moment, so the place became more beautifull.
AnonymousIt is a great place to go skateboarding nice ground and interesting view. BTW, don't want to brag but I live in Barcelona because I was born there / it is a good place to skate, this smooth the ground i is interesting to go through there. Live in Barcelona i know it very well the site :Dshow original
Anonymoussurrounded by shops geeks!show original
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