Spain, Barcelona Guide (B): Barcelona for First Time Visitors with Free Things to Do

Barcelona for First Time Visitors with Free Things to Do
Besides being a fan of Spanish football… umm… soccer according to my American friends, I am also a fan of Spain. Its food, people and architecture are among the many reasons I love the place. So in late 2018 we will be heading to Spain, Barcelona in particular and this is what we have discovered about that city during our research. We also included a list of free things to do in Barcelona.

Honestly, I don't think you can go to Spain and not visit Barcelona. It is not the capital city, but is one of the most interesting places to check out while in Spain. It is also Catalonia's biggest city and one of Spain's most populated municipalities. Barcelona accommodates about 2 million people within its city boundaries. However, its urban area stretches beyond its administrative units and is home to more than 4 million people. Interesting architecture covers Barcelona's landscape. A tour of this city is an experience we can't wait to have.

View of Barcelona from Turo del Rovira.

Places You Should Check Out
Sagrada Familia

Ever heard of white elephants? Well, this is not exactly one of them, but it has been under construction since the 19th century! It may take another century to complete this monstrous basilica. You will find it on Calle Mallorca. Consult your guide for opening hours since they keep changing. Remember to arm yourself with some dollars since donations are collected in exchange for entry.

Las Ramblas

If a boulevard is your idea of a tourist site, ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Barcelona for First Time Visitors with Free Things to Do
Guide Location: Spain » Barcelona
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Sagrada Familia   The magic fountain of Montjuic   Park Guell   Joan Miró Park   Parc de la Ciutadella   Jardí Botànic   Ramblas   Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya   Museu d'Història de Barcelona   CosmoCaixa Museu de la Ciencia   Barcelona FC Museum   La Pedrera   Nova Icaria   Bogatell Beach   Ocata   Barceloneta  
Author: Simon Garcia
Read it on author's website: http://travelwith2ofus.com/barcelona-for-first-time-visitors-with-free-things-to-do-list.php

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