Parc del Centre del Poblenou
Barcelona is sprinkled with parks whose principal element is cement, and Jean Nouvel's Parc del Centre del Poblenou, with its stylised...
Cementiri del Poblenou
Barcelona’s very own cucumber-shaped tower, Jean Nouvel’s luminous Torre Agbar, is among the most daring additions to the skyline since...
Heavy metal, Gothic and hard-rock fans converge on this one-time workshop for concerts by groups from all over Europe. The music...
El Tío Ché
First opened back in 1912 (in El Born), this local icon is famed for its horchata, a sweet and refreshing if somewhat grainy drink made...
Can Recasens information
Lonely Planet review
One of Poblenou's most romantic settings, Can Recansens hides a warren of warmly lit rooms full of oil paintings, flickering candles, fairy lights and baskets of fruit. The food is outstanding, with a mix of salads, fondues, smoked meats, cheeses, and open-faced sandwiches piled high with delicacies like wild mushrooms and brie, escalivada (grilled vegetables) and gruyere, and spicy chorizo.