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L'Eixample District, Barcelona

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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. A visit to L'Eixample District represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Barcelona itinerary builder to plot your vacation.
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  • We chose a hotel in this district and we're delighted at how easy it was to get to all the attraction and sites. Familiarise yourself with the Metro system and buy a multi-journey ticket. This will ge...  more »
  • A beautiful neighborhood, quiet, elegant and "stylish". Maybe you won't like to lovers of the most picturesque districts but also this (perhaps especially) is Barcelona
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  • It might seem a dull neighbourhood, squared, but no is simply a neighborhood thought, ordered. Makes you want to live there.
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