Map of barcelona area
Map of areas in barcelona. Map of barcelona area (Catalonia Spain) to print. Map of barcelona area (Catalonia Spain) to download. Lying just north of the old city, the Eixample district is one of the best and most central areas to live in Barcelona as its mentioned in map of barcelona area. Characterized by its organized grid of streets, this neighborhood is the most modern area of Barcelona. As it is well connected to all other Barceloa neighborhoods, living in Eixample is a great way to be easily accessible to all that Barcelona has to offer.
The trendy neighborhood of El Born is the perfect mix of old and new in Barcelona. The beautiful facades of the centuries-old buildings contrast with their updated, twenty-first-century interiors (see map of barcelona area). Apart from its beauty, El Born is also home to many local businesses and designers, making it a great area to shop for unique treasures.
A scenic wooded hill in the South West of Barcelona as its shown in map of barcelona area, rising 173m above sea level in between Plaça Espanya and the commercial port, Montjuic area gets its name from the Catalan meaning ‘Jewish Mountain’, and was once the home of the Barcelona Jewish community. Thanks to its raised altitude, the hill was chosen as the site for the Castell de Montjuic fortification, which far from protecting the city in fact bombed it during the 1842 insurrection when Barcelona rose up against the Spanish government in Madrid.