Things to do in Barcelona - Part 2
Hello guys! This post is the next part of the previous one. In this post i decided to show you the Gothic part of Barcelona, which is a historical, beautiful partof the city. I hope you enjoy it!
1. Parròquia de Santa Ana
The Church of Santa Anna is located near the Plaça de Catalunya. It was declared Bien de Interés Cultural in 1881.
2. Cathedral of Barcelona
The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia, also known as Barcelona Cathedral, is the Gothic cathedral and seat of the Archbishop of Barcelona, Spain. While I was in Barcelona, because of the festivals, there were many different activities organized from people around the world. It was good to see different cultures in one place.
3. Basilica de Santa Maria del Pi
Santa Maria del Pi is a 14th-century Gothic church. It is situated on the Plaça del Pi, in the Barri Gótic district of the city.
4. Basilica de la Merce
The Basilica of Our Lady of Mercy is a Baroque -style basilica. It was built between
1765 and 1775, being the work of Catalan architect Josep Mas i
Dordal. The dome of the church is crowned with the iconic statue of Our
Lady that is visible from the
seaside promenade near the drassanes.
5. Museu d'Historia de CatalunyaA Museum in 19th-century, with
waterside warehouse tracing Catalan history from its origins to the present. It
is located near the sea, in Barceloneta. The museum has a very beautiful and
unique architecture, also it is worth visiting.
The Basilica of Our Lady of Mercy is a Baroque -style basilica. It was built between 1765 and 1775, being the work of Catalan architect Josep Mas i Dordal. The dome of the church is crowned with the iconic statue of Our Lady that is visible from the seaside promenade near the drassanes.
6. Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar
Is an imposing church in the Ribera district of Barcelona, built between 1329 and 1383 at the height of Aragon kingdom' maritime and mercantile preeminence.
7. Arquebisbat de Barcelona
The Roman CatholicArchdiocese of Barcelona is a Latin rite Catholic metropolitan archbishopric in northeastern Spain's Catalonia region.
8. Museu Picasso de Barcelona
The Museu Picasso, located in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, houses one of the most extensive collections of artworks by the 20th-century Spanish artist Pablo Picasso.
9. Museu de la Xocolata
Is a private museum in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, owned by the Gremi de Pastisseria de Barcelona. The museum opened in 2000, in El Born, Ciutat Vella, on the ground level of an old barracks. Many of the displays are chocolate sculptures, including various well-known Barcelona buildings, and illustrations from various stories.
The Gothic part of Barcelona is filled with different beautiful shops. There were cute little bakeries, chocolate shops, shoe shops, art shops, handmade shops ect.