- By Kevin
- On Jul 31, 2017
- Travel Tips
Dreaming a romatic holiday in Barcelona?The information about the best Barcelona tours for couples may right for you and your lover.3 spots may impressed and influenced your travel.
Placa de Catalunya
Placa de Catalunya is a circular plaza in the center of Barcelona,a focal point for many travelers as it's also a main transportation hub.It features several grassy areas,stunning sculptures,and trickling fountains that offer a little oasis in the heart of this concrete jungle.Often there are fiestas happening within Placa where musical performances will take place as onlookers dance along to the beat.Several department stores surround the plaza,including FNAC,Habitat,and El Corte Ingles.Just across from this outdoor oasis is popular CaféZurich,a great place to stop in for a quick bite before heading off to explore.
Placa Espanya is a majestic plaza just outside Barcelona,where Palau Nacional Art de Catalunya,a Catalan arts museum,also resides.This regal museum alongside Montjuic,fronted by the Magic Fountain,which features awe-inspiring water,music,and light show performances nightly.Visitors will also find that Barcelona's old bull-fighting arena next to the plaza has now been converted to a commercial center known as Las Arena de Barcelona.As guests walk further into the plaza,they will come across the architectural gem Mies Van de Rohe,built in 1929,as well as Poble Espanyol,a pavilion built for the world's fair that same year.
The Sagrada Familia is a religious temple and piece of architectural genius designed by iconic architect Antoni Gaudi,which boasts a Gothic style that was modified to create a new architecture,making this temple completely one-of-a-kind.This extraordinary place of worship features a church in the center surrounded by monumental facades.It is made of four domed structures and 18 towers,the highest one reaching over 560 feet,representing Jesus Christ.Guests can choose to take a self-guided audio or docent-led tour throughout the basilica,museum,and school to learn about the complex architecture,interior,facades,and history of the Sagrada Família.