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Port Vell, Barcelona

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Port Vell is the modern heart of the tourists’ Barcelona, even though its name translates to “Old Port.” There are multiple theaters, including an IMAX theater, and numerous shops. It’s also home to Europe’s largest aquarium. Take the time to see the bridge open up for a boat to pass, and look at the water to admire the swimming fish and floating sculptures. Note that this port connects to the pedestrian street Las Ramblas. Use our Barcelona vacation builder to add Port Vell and other attractions to your Barcelona vacation plans.
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  • The generosity and the dimension of the whole plant is fascinating! Here you should really include plenty of time.
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  • Who loves boats, come on my ... For a fee, cruises, a rather busy place ... man up enough to wonder what luxury is anchored sure mortals on the water ... a man he doesn't even know the home ports of the flags of countries referred to.
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  • Pure Barcelona, all who have visited this city have enjoyed a stroll by the Port Vell. And who has not done so already is taking time. Spectacular sunsets.
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