Parc d'Espanya Industrial
This playfully postmodern park with ponds, little waterfalls, green spaces, trees, children’s swings, bar, and the odd towers that look...
Dona i Ocell
Miró's phallic Dona i Ocell (Woman and Bird) sculpture sits on a rather lacklustre plaza just north of Plaça d'Espanya.
Parc de Joan Miró
This scruffy park is worth a look for its massive Miró sculpture, which towers above the surrounding concrete.
A fun and friendly cafe, decked out with retro furniture. The menu holds plenty for everyone, whether your thing is eggs Benedict,...
Carrer de l’Elisi 13 · interesting places nearby
A short hop away from Estació Sants train station, you can take in some quality Basque tapas at the bar any time of the day, or retire to the restaurant for a full meal, such as baby eels with prawns, oxtail stew or duck breast with sweet potato cream and candied chestnuts.
The owner is a dessert specialist, so save some room. It’s a rough-and-tumble-looking joint, but don’t let that put you off.