I just recently move to this place...from the very center of BCN. And I love it...the sun that shines all the day, the sea that changes through the day, birds that fly around. In 30 min you get from your door to Plaza Catalunya!!! Beach 5min walking.
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Free from Tuesday 16.8. till Sunday 21.8. Arrival these days posible before 8 am or after 19 pm.