Spain-Morocco 2015

Barcelona: the Barri Gotic

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Barcelona’s Barri Gotic is a bustling world of shops, bars, and nightlife packed into narrow, winding lanes and undiscovered courtyards. This is Barcelona’s birthplace-where the ancient Romans built a city:

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Now you can visit these ancient Roman ruins in the Museum of History of Barcelona.

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It is the place where medieval Christians built their cathedral, where Jews gathered together, and where Barcelonans lived within a ring of protective walls until the 1850s, when the city expanded.

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