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Where is Barcelona



As shown in the given Barcelona location map that Barcelona is located in north-west Coast of Mediterranean Sea in the north-east of Spain. It is the capital city of province Barcelona and second largest city of Spain after Madrid.



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Barcelona is a significant economic centre and a fast growing financial centre. It is one of the Europe's principal Mediterranean ports that handle substantial traffic. It has an extensive motorway network and is a hub of high-speed rail along with the planed trance country rail that will link France with Spain and later Portugal.

At present, Barcelona is leading economic, cultural, and one of the top tourists’ places of the world. Furthermore, its influences in commerce, education, science, media, fashion, entertainment, and the arts all collectively make its status as one of the world's important global cities. Barcelona’s architectural works are globally recognized especially Antoni Gaudí and Lluís Domènech i Montaner. These two are also listed as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. As per the report, Barcelona is the 12th-most-visited city in the world and 4th most visited in Europe after Paris, London, and Rome.

Barcelona Facts


Country: Spain
Province: Barcelona
Location: North-east part of Spain
Area: 101.9 km2
Time zone: UTC+1 & UTC+2
Postal code: 08001–08080
Area code: +34 (Spain) 93 (City)
Climate: Mediterranean