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La Ribera in Barcelona, Spain

 
 

La Ribera is located at the old quarter of Barcelona, in the area of Ciutat Vella. It is one of the most fascinating areas in Barcelona. The district used to be the center of the trade guilds, commerce and shipping during the middle ages. La Ribera is one of the best places to see in Barcelona.

Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar is the region's most attractive structure worth seeing. The Church of Santa Maria del Mar, which is also known as the Cathedral of La Ribera is a great sample of the Gothic architecture. Mercat del Born is a large ironwork and glass structure. For the ones who want to have a break and enjoy the green nature, Ciutadella Park is the pit stop. There are a lot of museums in La Ribera to chose from. Museu de la Xocolata and Museu Picasso (Picasso Museum) are the popular ones.

A city walking tour at the la Ribera is great opportunity for the tourists to discover the historic scene and architecture in Barcelona.

Places to Visit & See in La Ribera
La Ribera sights include;

  • Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar

  • Fossar de les Moreres

  • Mercat del Born

  • Ciutadella Park

  • Museu de Zoologia

  • Hivernacle

  • Parlament de Catalunya

  • Museu de la Xocolata

  • Museu Picasso

  • Museu Tčxtil i d'Indumentŕria

  • Museu Barbier-Mueller

 
 

 
 
 
 
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