Placa Reial, Barcelona

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One of the most attractive and popular squares in Barcelona, Placa Reial dazzles with its architecture by day and entertains with its restaurants and nightclubs by night. Francesc Daniel Molina i Casamajó designed the plaza in the 19th century, and famed local architect Antoni Gaudí later created the lanterns that decorate it. All you really need to do is pull up a seat at a cafe, watch passersby, and soak up the atmosphere. For Placa Reial and beyond, use our Barcelona trip itinerary maker site to get the most from your Barcelona vacation.
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  • The Placa Reial is one of my most favourite squares in the city. So sitting here and looking is a great way to spend some time!  more »
  • After almost being ripped off on las rambles, for 2 drinks, and telling the asian stallholder so, we turned into the real square, it was beautiful, a place to relax, chat, and fall in love, at...  more »

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