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The writer Carlos Ruiz Zafón once described Barcelona as being a city that’s ‘extremely vain’. But this self-love isn’t without reason, and you can see why in this list of the sights and attractions in Barcelona that are simply unmissable. From the indescribable beauty of the Sagrada Família and other Gaudí wonders to the city’s array of famous beaches and parks where you can soak up the sun, Barcelona has it all. In between stops for tapas and drinks, you can explore hidden attractions or immerse yourself in Catalan culture and art at the city’s best museums. So whether you live in Barcelona or are just visiting for a few days, this ultimate sightseeing hit list is for you.
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