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This is where you arrive by a harbour cable car.
This is where you arrive by a harbour cable car. Marvelous place in the spring, full of roses and fountains. Entrance to the cactus garden is nearby.
A rare example of Romanesque architecture, the prettiest in Barcelona
A Romanesque church, one of only a few in Barcelona, with a fine cloister which feels almost Arabic in style
This museum standing at the harbor depicts the Catalan maritime history of trade, wars and discoveries
The Gothic shipyard of the city
El gato del Raval - The Raval Cat on Rambla del Raval is a landmark bronze sculpture by Fernando Botero of a huge, rounded cat
Newer analogue of the harbour cable car that opened after total renovation in May 2007
While it is on renovation, with only basement and ground floor open for visitors, it is worth a visit only if there is no queue to enter
A contemporary art venue, showing solo exhibitions by national and international artists
The 60 metre tall Columbus Monument honors the explorer for his first voyage to the Americas