Plaça de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain, 2004

This lively square is the center of the modern city and the starting point of Las Ramblas, the most famous street in Barcelona. Plaça de Catalunya is a large, open space, decorated with trees and fountains, a wonderful meeting spot. It is also surrounded by many department stores, banks and hotels. Undergoround is a large tourist information center, and the metro station Catalunya, a major connecting point.
*** photos by una janicijevic.

There is a new version of this square in our collection from 2009.

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sociability
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ceremonial
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uses & activities
8
religious
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access & linkages
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social
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comfort
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residential
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image
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court yard
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tourist value
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with park
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total
51
street, shopping
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