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The youth quarter in Barcelona, mostly populated by the bohemian, every summer becomes a carnival and bright scenery place for the week.
Annually, in the Gracia quarter almost all the inhabitants of Barcelona come together to break free until dawn on thematically decorated streets.
For 200 years, the residents of the Gracia area have been eagerly preparing for the annual Fiesta Mayor de Gracia. During a week, people dance until dawn, drink beer in street bars and choose a street that will win by its decoration.
Closer to the night, a special cocktail Ron Cremat (Roasted Rum) with lemon peel, spices and coffee beans starts to prepare here.
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Celebrate Fiesta de Gràcia
Find out what the residents of the Gracia district are ready for in order to win at the street competition. This happens only once a year.8
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Gracia Quarter on the mapLocation: Gracia Quarter
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More places to visit in Barcelona
Monument stands on an area of Portal de la Pau, near the city's port, where Columbus' ships were moored after his discovery of the New World.9
The main pedestrian street of the city, a kind of Mecca for travellers who want to feel the rhythm of the city and see the life of locals.12
Park decorated with the creative hand of the architect Gaudi, which gave the park the surrealistic motives till this days surprises with its beauty and originality.13
Magic Fountain of Montjuïc
Even the most sophisticated travellers are dazzled by the music and light shows of the Montjuïc futuristic fountain in Barcelona.4
Block of Discord
Quarter, where you can find the most unusual buildings in Barcelona by the best Catalan architects, including the famous Gaudi.7
One of the most visited places in Barcelona where you can not only see the sharks, sailing over your head but even swim with them.8
Castle de Valltordera
On the Costa Brava, in the town of Tordera the medieval castle of Count Valltordera is located, where you can see the jousting tournaments and the best flamenco show in Spain.7
Magnificent Gaudí's work, Sagrada Familia is the most famous long-term construction in the world, it is considered that it finally will be complete only in 2030.8
Library of Masons
Library Arus is a gift to Barcelona from the famous journalist and patron of Freemasonry in Catalonia. It is public library - everyone can visit it.6
Seafront of Barcelona
The Columbus Monument, beautiful Mediterranean Sea and seagulls. Sea front in Barcelona is a perfect place for slow stroll.3
Located on the mountain of Montjuic, the village is a unique place in Barcelona, where you will see the most beautiful buildings of medieval Spain, made with the highest accuracy.9