The Gothic quarter in Barcelona
Tour in Gothic quarter
Barcelona is considered one of the most popular cities in Spain, as evidenced by the statistics of visiting the city tourists. They all come to this famous city to see the most original and popular attractions, including the Gothic quarter in Barcelona. The uniqueness of this quarter is that in it are all the most popular city attractions. In particular, this is where you can see ancient monuments, which were erected on the ruins of ancient Roman buildings. The Gothic quarter was named in honor of the fact that most buildings are made here in this same architectural style. A visit to this famous quarter you are likely to remember for a very long time. The thing is that you can step back a few centuries ago and feel the spirit of the city.
Of course, it is necessary to say a few words about the most famous monuments, which are located in the area of the city. For example, in the Gothic quarter you can see the majestic buildings of Barcelona — the Cathedral and the city hall and the government. In the historical centre of the quarter is the famous area of the King. It is known primarily from the fact that here was held the meeting between the seafarer and traveler Christopher Columbus after his most famous expedition to the shores of America. In addition, this quarter is a lot of famous palaces and buildings constructed many centuries ago. For many years these buildings lived many well-known public, political and cultural figures of the city.
Of course, when visiting Barcelona you should definitely include in the itinerary city tour of this attraction. However, it is advisable to book a tour in the Gothic quarter. The fact is that during it you will learn a lot of new and interesting things about the city and about this part of it. Of course, a visit to the Gothic quarter you will remember for a long time. You can own to walk around the block. However, in this case the walk is unlikely to be exciting, because all these buildings, which will surround you, surely will be easy for you buildings. On the contrary, the guide will tell about the history of each building, as well as about who and what time you lived in it. You can learn a lot about the history of this surprisingly beautiful city.