churches in Barcelona

Palau Reial

A farm that turned into a palace The Palau Reial of Pedralbes is a palace

Penitents

Convent for the needy A man known as Father Palau lived in this area towards

Poble Sec

Descending from Montjuic The Poble-sec orography, which stretches along one of the sides of Montjuic

Sants Estació

The central station of Barcelona Sants train station is located in Sants district, which got

Tarragona

The prosperous Tarraco Tarragona is a city with more than 2000 years of history. Its

Valldaura

From the Vall daura to Santes Creus The first known documentation that exists concerning this

Diagonal

The Modernist avenue The big avenue that gives name to this station is called in

Drassanes

The Navy Shipyards Las Drassanes are shipyards of civil Gothic style, they were built between

Diagonal

The Modernist avenue The big avenue that gives name to this station is called in

Fontana

The Gràcia fountain The name of the Fontana has its origins in an old property

Sants Estació

The central station of Barcelona Sants train station is located in Sants district, which got

Les Corts

The courts of the rural areas Corts of Sarrià is the original name of this

Lesseps

The French Consul The Lesseps square receives its name in honour of Ferdinand-Marie de Lesseps

Liceu

A popular theatre This station has the name of the grand opera house located in

Maria Cristina

The regent queen This station abuts on a Barcelona’s square that is dedicated to Maria

Montbau

Construyendo en el monte There are two theories about the origin of the name Montbau.

Mundet

A home for orphans and the elderly This station receives its name from the architectural