Museu del Modernisme Català
Housed in a Modernista building, the ground floor seems like a big Modernista furniture showroom. Several items by Antoni Gaudí,...
Fundación Francisco Godia
Francisco Godia (1921–90), head of one of Barcelona’s great establishment families, liked fast cars (he came sixth in the 1956 Grand...
Universitat de Barcelona
Although a university was first set up on what is now La Rambla in the 16th century, the present, glorious mix of (neo) Romanesque,...
Arena Classic attracts a mixed gay crowd that tends not to get too wild. The dominant sound is handbag, and the vibe joyfully cheesy.
A project in sustainability all round, this is Slow Food done fast, with ingredients, wine and building materials all sourced from...
Carrer de Balmes 32 · interesting places nearby
Arena Madre information
Popular with a hot young crowd, Arena Madre is one of the top clubs in town for boys seeking boys. Keep an eye out for the striptease shows on Mondays and drag queens on Wednesdays, along with the usual combination of disco and Latin music to get those butts moving. Heteros are welcome but a minority.