L'Eixample District, Barcelona

4.7
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
L'Eixample District is a 19th-century historic area filled with fine restaurants, shops, and breathtaking architecture around every corner. Many modern architects are featured here alongside the famous Gaudí and Ildefons Cerdà. Find a map of the area beforehand to locate and name the buildings, as there are no descriptions available on site. Popular with locals and travelers alike, this area has a relaxed atmosphere where you can feel at ease walking at night. If you would like to spend more time here, there is plenty of accommodation available. Make L'Eixample District part of your personalized Barcelona itinerary using our Barcelona trip website.
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  • This wide boulevard has some of the most unique architecture in Europe. Add to that some really good restaurants and shops and you have a pleasant way to spend the day.  more »
  • We went to Eixample twice, both times to see Gaudi’s works, the most famous of which are located here. We also looked at accommodation in the area, although preferred the Gothic Quarter in the...  more »
  • All the times we ever visited Barcelona, we get close to Eixample, one time, four years ago, we had the opportunity to stay in a beautiful modernist apartment with a amazing balcony where we could...  more »

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