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Avinguda Portal de l'Angel, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Located just off Plaça De Catalunya you will find the long pedestrianised shopping street Portal De L'Angel,although the architecture here is in keeping with the grand architecture that abounds in this part of the city which I admire so much but this street is more...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

We found this pedestrian street to be wall-to-wall people when we walked its nearly 1-mile stretch from Placa de Catalunya to Cathedral Square in March. It was Easter weekend and Barcelona had so many visitors it seemed to be bursting at the seams. As we...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

You can find various shops and street shows and resterunts. There are lot of side streets that you can explore from main street. Very nice atmosphere, recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 24, 2017

This is a great pedestrian street with lots of shopping opportunities. In fact, it is probably the best shopping district in the Gothic Quarter. I left my wife and daughter here while I visited Casa Amatller by myself. They managed to find a few things...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Also lots of people....very clean and variety of places to shop. Great location, close to Plaza de Cataluna and opposite to Las Ramblas. Takes you to a lot of hotels in the area

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Oscarina561
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in an apartment here for a friends weekend away. The location was perfect. We were picked up in a large taxi arranged via the agent and taken to our apartment in the heart of the gothic quarter - perfectly placed for shopping, sightseeing,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

If you are a shopaholic or just want some new clothes this is the street for you. I've been there at the middle of January when all the sales are going on. Really fare prices much cheaper than my country. It's a busy street at...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

Our hotel was on this street and we were amazed at how busy it was throughout the day and evening. The street is one of the main shopping areas in Barcelona and well worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 19, 2016

I take it that Barcelona people dont walk very far... I have never seen so many branches of Zara and Mango in one city. They are everywhere. What is also interesting is that they are cheaper than the Uk

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank ye12013
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

A perfect access point to the Gotic from the Catalunya. L' Angel is Filled with high end shops and attractive eateries. Our itinerary took us down the Rambla to the waterfront, back through the Barrio Gotic to the Cathedral, and finished with a gradual uphill...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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