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A must in order to understand the troubled and sad history of the Catalans..
A must in order to understand the troubled and sad history of the Catalans.
Plaça de Pau Vila, 3, Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 25 47 00
El Cap de Barcelona - The Head is a surrealist sculpture in stone, steel and ceramic on Paseo de Colón created by American artist Roy Lichtenstein for the 1992 Summer Olympics
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The second biggest aquarium in Europe
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