The Roman Empire founded "Barcino" in the 1st century BC and the city has been a meeting point for different cultures ever since. Barcelona saw the rise and fall of the Visigoths, Moors and Franks, eventually becoming a part of Castile in 1714.
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Very nice and calm place to stay and exploring Barcelona. Little bit problem was pretty near street, where cars, buses and motocycles riding every night. So, if you could breathe fresh air and left terrace doors opened, noise from the street should be inside the room. We stayed in second floor, maybe other rooms in higher floors are calmer. ... more
Compact rooms, clean bathrooms, hot showers, wifi- everything you need in a hostel. Common lounge and bar help make it so that you can meet people, and it was fun that the hostel organized activities both for sightseeing during the day and going out at night. Good location but not amazing, about a ten minute wall to las ramblas. ... more
Does anyone know if the area called Garcia is an okay or safe area of Barcelona? My hotel is just one block from Diagonal in the area call Garcia and just want to make sure this is a safe neighborhood for day or night? ...
Barcelona became one of my favourite cities all over the world. A perfect mixture between art, modernity, freshness and kindly people. All went just perfect: the hotel, the weather, food,... I spent 4 ...
yo Can you tell me what Barcelona has to offer? I've always thought it would be an amazing place to go to but i want to know what other people say from experience... cheers ...
there the flight was about an hour and thirty minutes. We arrived in Girona, Spain then had to take the Barcelona Bus to the city. First of all I would like to say that BARCELONA IS AMAZING! After all ...
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