District of Barcelona
in Barcelona of Catalonia, Spain
- Barcelona International Airport (8 mi)
- Sabadell Airport (10 mi)
- Girona Airport (47 mi)
- Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport (76 mi)
- Perpignan-Rivesaltes (Llabanère) Airport (100 mi)
- Carcassonne Airport (126 mi)
- Palma De Mallorca Airport (131 mi)
- Castres-Mazamet Airport (150 mi)
- Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (160 mi)
- Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona (Unesco heritage, 1 mi)
- Works of Antoni Gaudí (Unesco heritage, 2 mi)
- Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco (Unesco heritage, 50 mi)
- Poblet Monastery (Unesco heritage, 56 mi)
- Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Unesco heritage, 82 mi)
- Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí (Unesco heritage, 104 mi)
- Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana (Unesco heritage, 118 mi)
- Zoo de Barcelona (zoo, (2 mi)
- Olympic Port (marina, (2 mi)
- Aquarium Barcelona (zoo, (2 mi)
- Karting Minilandia (amusement park, (10 mi)
- Indoor Karting Barcelona (amusement park, (6 mi)
- Natupark (amusement park, (8 mi)
- Tibidabo (amusement park, (3 mi)
- Observatori Fabra (observation point, (3 mi)
- Mirador del Aeroport del Prat (observation point, (6 mi)
- Catalunya en Miniatura (amusement park, (9 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 41.389 and 2.159 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 41° 23' 19" and E 2° 9' 32"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 01:45 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Europe/Madrid
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:45 am and 7:38 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Spain.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Spain. Last Update: 2023-09-28 08:27:29
The district Eixample of Barcelona in Barcelona (Catalonia) with it's 266,477 inhabitants Eixample is located in Spain about 313 mi east of Madrid, the country's capital.
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Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sant Just Desvern, Badalona, Ripollet, Sant Cugat del Valles and Sant Feliu de Llobregat. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Evening Temperature||25°C / 78 °F|
|Night Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1019 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 85% of sky|
|General Conditions||Overcast clouds|
Friday, 29th of September 2023
26°C (78 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 30th of September 2023
28°C (82 °F)
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Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 1st of October 2023
26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Ako Suite **** Sup Aparthotel
Wello Eixample Apartments
Petit Palace Museum
Axel Barcelona & Urban Spa
Aramunt Apartments Barcelona
Nº 335 - The Streets Apartments
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Casa Batlló is a renowned building located in the heart of Barcelona and is one of Antoni Gaudí’s masterpieces. Casa Batlló is a remodel of a previously built house. It was redesigned in 1904 by Gaudí and has been refurbished several times after that. Casa Batlló evokes the creativity and playfulness of Gaudí’s work through the incracite facades and creative floors. Gaudí's assistants Domènec Sugrañes i Gras, Josep Canaleta y Joan Rubió also contributed to the renovation project.
Casa Milà, better known as La Pedrera (meaning the 'The Quarry'), is a building designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí and built during the years 1906–1912. It is located at 92, Passeig de Gràcia (passeig is Catalan for promenade) in the Eixample district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.
University of Barcelona
The University of Barcelona is a public university located in the city of Barcelona, Catalonia in Spain. With 75 undergraduate programs, 353 graduate programs and 96 doctorate programs to over 63,700 students, UB was considered to be the best University in Spain in the 2011 QS World University Rankings, which ranked the university 148th overall in the world.
Pázmány Péter Catholic University
For other universities with similar names, see Pázmáneum (disambiguation) Pázmány Péter Catholic University is a private university of the Catholic Church in Hungary, recognized by the state. Founded in 1635, the PPCU is one of Hungary's oldest and most prestigious institutions of higher education. The Faculty of Theology was established by archbishop Péter Pázmány in Nagyszombat, the Kingdom of Hungary (today Trnava, Slovakia) in 1635.
Fundació Antoni Tàpies
The Fundació Antoni Tàpies ('Antoni Tàpies Foundation') is a cultural center and museum, located in Carrer d'Aragó, in Barcelona, Catalonia (Spain), dedicated mainly to the life and works of the painter Antoni Tàpies. The Fundació was created in 1984 by the artist Antoni Tàpies to promote the study and knowledge of modern and contemporary art.
Òmnium Cultural is a cultural and political association based in Barcelona. It was originally created to promote the Catalan language and spread Catalan culture. Over the years it has increased its political nature and as of 2012 has evolved to Catalan separatist positions
Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art
The Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (abbreviated as MACBA) is situated in the Plaça dels Àngels, in El Raval, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona, Spain. The museum opened to the public on November 28, 1995. Its current director is Bartomeu Marí (since 2008). Previous directors were Daniel Giralt-Miracle (1988–1994), Miguel Molins (1995–1998), Manuel J. Borja-Villel (1998–2007).
Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona
The Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (also known by its acronym, CCCB) is one of the most visited exhibition and arts centres in the city of Barcelona, Spain. Situated in the Raval district, the Centre’s core theme is the city and urban culture. Its success is based on quality, its rather eclectic approach, attention to a broad cross section of publics and the unique way it addresses issues with the aim of linking the academic world with creative processes and citizens in general.
Casa Amatller is a building in the Modernisme style in Barcelona, designed by Josep Puig i Cadafalch. Along with Casa Batlló and Casa Lleó-Morera, it makes up the three most important buildings in Barcelona's famous Illa de la Discòrdia ("Block of Discord"), noted for its unique modernist buildings. The building was originally designed as a residence for chocolatier Antoni Amatller and was constructed between 1898 and 1900.
Passeig de Gràcia, Barcelona
Passeig de Gràcia is one of the major avenues in Barcelona and one of its most important shopping and business areas, containing several of the city's most celebrated pieces of architecture. It is located in the central part of Eixample, stretching from Plaça Catalunya to Carrer Gran de Gràcia. Passeig de Gràcia is regarded as the most expensive street in Barcelona and in Spain.
Passeig de Gràcia station
Passeig de Gràcia is an underground railway and metro station in Barcelona located under Passeig de Gràcia, in Eixample district. It is one of the Barcelona's busiest railway stations and important stop for Barcelona Metro network. It is served by Rodalies de Catalunya suburban railway lines R2 and regional lines R11, R13, R14, R15 and R16, and it is also served by TMB-operated Barcelona Metro lines L2, L3 and L4.
Rambla de Catalunya, Barcelona
Rambla de Catalunya is a major street in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain that runs West-East (or "mountain-sea") through the Eixample district. One of the city's trendiest streets, with many international fashion shops, and lined with lime trees, it is located between Passeig de Gràcia and Carrer de Balmes, being strictly parallel to the latter, and between Avinguda Diagonal to the west and Plaça Catalunya to the east. It can be seen as an extension into the Eixample of the famous Rambles.
Provença is the name of a Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya station located under Avinguda Diagonal and Balmes street. The station is served by FGC-operated Barcelona Metro lines L6 and L7, and Metro del Vallès suburban metro lines S1, S2, S5 and S55. Diagonal is the name of an important station in TMB-operated Barcelona Metro network. It is named after Avinguda Diagonal, where the station is located together with Passeig de Gràcia.
Universitat (Barcelona Metro)
Universitat is a Barcelona Metro station named after Plaça de la Universitat, split between Eixample and Ciutat Vella districts of Barcelona, where the station is located in. This square holds the historical building of Universitat de Barcelona, celebrated for its neo-gothic style. The station is accessible for disabled persons since 1995, when Barcelona Metro line 2 opened its platforms. It is served by TMB-operated Barcelona Metro lines L1 and L2.
Urgell (Barcelona Metro)
Urgell is a station the Barcelona Metro network, named after Carrer del Comte d'Urgell, in the Eixample district of Barcelona. It's located under the part of the street of the same name where it joins Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes. It's one of the oldest metro stations in the city, as it's part of the first section of L1 (then Ferrocarril Metropolità Transversal) to be built. The station can be accessed from either Comte d'Urgell or Carrer de Villarroel.
The Nubian Museum (officially the International Museum of Nubia) is located in Aswan on an area of 50,000 square meters, 7,000 of which are devoted to the building, while the rest are devoted to gardens and other public spaces. The building has three floors for displaying and housing, in addition to a library and information center. The largest part of the museum is occupied by the monumental pieces, reflecting phases of the development of the Nubian culture and civilization.
The Gaixample is the nickname of a central area in Barcelona's Eixample district where, since the end of the 20th century, lots of gay shops, bars, discos and restaurants have appeared. Meanwhile, the gay population has risen enormously, because lots of members of the LGTB collective have settled in this area of the Catalan capital. This has made it an important attraction for gay tourism, mainly at night-time.
Illa de la Discòrdia
The Illa de la Discòrdia (English: Block of Discord, Spanish: Manzana de la Discordia), is a block on Passeig de Gràcia in the Eixample District of Barcelona, Spain. The block is noted for having buildings by four of Barcelona's most important Modernista architects, Lluís Domènech i Montaner, Antoni Gaudí, Josep Puig i Cadafalch and Enric Sagnier, in close proximity. As the four architects' styles were very different, the buildings clash with each other and the neighboring buildings.
Casa Lleó Morera
The Casa Lleó Morera is a building designed by noted modernisme architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, located at Passeig de Gràcia 35 in the Eixample district of Barcelona. In 1902 Francesca Morera assigned Lluís Domènech i Montaner to remodel ancient "casa Rocamora", built in 1864. She died in 1904, and the building was named after her son, Albert Lleó i Morera.
Palau Robert is a building on Barcelona's Passeig de Gràcia 107, the former private residence of Robert Robert i Surís, an influential aristocrat, politician and businessman at the turn of the 20th century. It's nowadays a government-run institution which hosts an exhibition centre with three halls, a concert hall, gardens as well as the Information Centre for Catalonia, including the city's tourism bureau.
The Galeria Mayoral, dominated by Manel Mayoral, was launched in Barcelona in 1989 and specializes in avant-garde history. The gallery also caters to Modern and Contemporary art, showcasing Catalan, Spanish and international artists. They have done exhibitions of Miró, Dalí and Picasso's work and has been exposed to Appel, Botero, Chillida, Tàpies, Barceló and emerging authors of the most important.
Carrer de Pelai, Barcelona
Carrer de Pelai (official Catalan name; sometimes called in Spanish Calle de Pelayo) is a major shopping street in Barcelona, one of the busiest in the city at daytime. It's the border between the central districts of Ciutat Vella and Eixample, and runs from the intersection of Plaça de Catalunya with La Rambla and the El Triangle shopping centre, to Plaça de la Universitat. It's named after King Pelayo of Asturias.
Plaça de la Universitat, Barcelona
Plaça de la Universitat is one of Barcelona's central squares, split between the districts of Eixample and Ciutat Vella. It's on the intersection of Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, Carrer d'Aribau and Ronda de Sant Antoni, to the west of Plaça de Catalunya, to which it's linked through Ronda de la Universitat and Carrer de Pelai.
L'Antiga Esquerra de l'Eixample
L'Antiga Esquerra de l'Eixample is a neighborhood in the Eixample district of Barcelona, Catalonia. Originally formed a single unit, called Esquerra de l'Eixample, with the current neighborhood la Nova Esquerra de l'Eixample.
The Boixos Nois is an ultras supporter group organised around the football club FC Barcelona, based in the Spanish autonomous community Catalonia. Founded in 1982 it was composed of left-leaning Catalan nationalists, until a surge of skinheads joining in the mid-1980s saw the political orientation turn from socialistic to far-right Catalan separatism and to far-right Spanish nationalism as well.
These districts also belong to Barcelona.
- Bogatell Beach
- Can Tunis
- Ciutat Vella
- Dreta de l'Eixample
- Eixample Left
- El Arrabal Mas
- El Arrabal Torrelletas
- El Carmel
- el Clot
- el Coll
- el Poblenou
- Fort Pienc
- Gothic Quarter
- la Barceloneta
- La Bonanova
- La Bordeta
- Las Tres Torres
- Les Corts
- Nou Barris
- Poble Sec
- Sagrada Familia
- Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i La Ribera
- Sarria-Sant Gervasi
- The Raval
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Barcelona.
- l'Antiga Esquerra de l'Eixample
- Sant Antoni
- la Nova Esquerra de l'Eixample
- la Vila de Gracia
- el Camp d'en Grassot i Gracia Nova
- Sant Gervasi - Galvany
- el Baix Guinardo
- la Salut
- el Putxet i el Farro
- la Font de la Guatlla
- Barri de les Corts
- Can Baro
- el Parc i la Llacuna del Poblenou
- el Camp de l'Arpa del Clot
- el Guinardo
- la Vila Olimpica del Poblenou
- la Font d'en Fargues
- la Marina de Port
- Sants - Badal
- la Teixonera
- el Congres i els Indians
- la Clota
- Vilapicina i la Torre Llobeta
- la Vall d'Hebron
- Provenals del Poblenou
- Sant Genis dels Agudells
- la Verneda i la Pau
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Barcelona.
- Sant Just Desvern
- Sant Cugat del Valles
- Sant Feliu de Llobregat
- Santa Perpetua de Mogoda
- Santa Coloma de Cervello
- Sant Vicenc dels Horts
- Sant Quirze del Valles
- Montornes del Valles
- Llica de Vall
- Premia de Mar
- Corbera de Llobregat
- Caldes de Montbui
Barcelona: Arts Santa Mònica, Barcelona (source)
Barcelona: Centre, Barcelona (source)
Gothic Quarter: Barcelona Plaza, Gothic Quarter (source)
Gothic Quarter: Livespotting − Barcelona, Hotel Majestic, Gothic Quarter (source)
Barcelona: Bar Oviso, Barcelona (source)
Barcelona: Passeig de Gracia, Barcelona (source)
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