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Review of Las Ramblas

Las Ramblas
Ranked #42 of 782 things to do in Barcelona
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: This pedestrian street is lined with outdoor markets, shops, restaurants, and cafes.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Huge place, fantastic shopping, eating and drinking places! Spent a lot of time here and never get bored.

Thank Vickie W
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

A feast for the senses! From the street performers to the smells of restaurants and food vendors and the sounds of the city. Simply put "Lots of fun!". Just know going in much of the time this place is crowded and bustling.

Thank Robert G
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

To the uninitiated it's both easy and hard to describe... the only way is to see it and experience the whole thang... people, performers, buildings, restaurants, museums and who knows what else...if you're lucky you will get the weather we had... superb!

1  Thank Abcdefxxx
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Las Ramblas is perhaps the most famous street in Barcelona, but it is consequently also the most overcrowded and touristy one. Architecturally not really important, this street mainly features cafes, restaurants and shops which are almost solely frequented by tourists, and thus offer often mediocre products for a lot of money. The centre of the street is lined with illegal street vendors, selling cheap souvenirs and fake designer wear (sunglasses, bags, wallets, etc.) to tourists. Due to its popularity with tourists, this is also one of the main areas in Barcelona for pickpocketing, so beware of thieves. In the evening there are also a number of gentlemen trying to lure tourists into 'girls bars' and similar establishments, or handing out advertisements for clubs and bars. If you're simply interested in walking down a nice street in the city centre, I'd suggest to opt for the Passeig de Gracia instead: it's less overcrowded, the architecture is far nicer, the neighbourhood is better, there are better and higher quality shops and cafes/ restaurants, and you get far lest molested by street vendors and/or promoters.

Thank Seb6892
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

In the day this is a great place although I held onto my handbag tightly due to pickpockets it was a great atmosphere bit at night it turns into a big hassle people try to sell you drugs and get you to go in the bars!

Thank Claire P
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