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L'Eixample District, Barcelona
(4.6/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
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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  • This is a great area that has many up market shops which are ideal for the discerning visiting tourist looking for up market designer clothes and those special labels 
  • Famous district of the city located just outside the Center, if you do a walk there are many palaces and some squares and streets known as the Passeig de Gracia. At the side of the main drag so many clothing stores and in the side streets also bars restaurants.
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  • This district groups five neighborhoods: L'Esquerra de l'Eixample, the New Esquerra de l'Eixample, Dreta de l'Eixample, Fort Pienc, Sagrada Família and Sant Antoni. It as numerous tourist attractions ...  more »