Placa d'Espanya, Barcelona

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All roads in Barcelona seemingly lead to Placa d'Espanya. Well, at least its major thoroughfares meet here. But the main draw remains the grand monuments that dot the square. Crane your neck at the 47 m (154 ft) Venetian Towers, wander the Arenas de Barcelona shopping center, inside a former Moorish Revival-style bullring, and, if the weather's right, kick back in Parc de Joan Miró, named after the renowned Catalán artist whose 22 m (72 ft) Woman and Bird statue sits on one of the park's corner. Ride an elevator to the top of the shopping center for views of the plaza. Put Placa d'Espanya and other Barcelona trip itinerary planner attractions into our {2}, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • I went many times in Placa d'Espanya since I live here however was my first New Years Eve fireworks witness here. There are 2 shows : one starting at 21.30 and one at midnight. Both shows are worth...  more »
  • This is a must see in Barcelona, but once you are there you do not need to spend much time here as the heavy traffic takes away from the beauty of the place. It is a good stopping point on the way to....  more »
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