Font de Canaletes
The section of La Rambla north of Plaça de Catalunya is named after the Font de Canaletes, an inconspicuous turn-of-the-20th-century...
Via Sepulcral Romana
Along Carrer de la Canuda, a block east of the top end of La Rambla, is a sunken garden where a series of Roman tombs lies exposed. A...
Església de Betlem
Just north of Carrer del Carme, this church was constructed in baroque style for the Jesuits in the late 17th and early 18th centuries...
A friendly outdoor cafe, which overlooks a traffic-free square with a playground. It's a favourite with the neighbourhood yummy mummies...
This unassuming restaurant is popular for no-nonsense local fare. The walls are dotted with old radio sets and the menú del día (set...
Carrer dels Tallers 1 · interesting places nearby
One of the city’s oldest cocktail bars, Boadas is famed for its daiquiris. Bow-tied waiters have been serving up unique, drinkable creations since Miguel Boadas opened it in 1933 – in fact Miró and Hemingway both drank here. Miguel was born in Havana, where he was the first barman at the immortal La Floridita.