Barcelona Guide: Poblenou
Poblenou currently is one of the most emergent neighbourhoods of Barcelona.
Famous for re-evaluating old industrial spaces, Poblenou has now turned its working tradition into a leading example of design, innovation and creativity.
Surrounded by the beach, its Mediterranean character makes it a modern and refreshing place to get away from the crowds of the center. This district takes pride in the coexistence between traditional small businesses, independent start-ups, workshops, universities, all sort of creative spaces, community centres and co-working spaces.
If you are looking for a stimulating, true born and friendly neighbourhood, Poblenou and its shore area is definitely your place!
Description: Beach, tradition, innovation and creativity!
Neighbours: Welcoming working people and lifelong residents. Young families and children. Creative entrepeneurs and students, Artists and a community of foreigners in search of the Mediterranean climate and lifestyle.
Lifestyle: Ideal for strolling and finding local shops, stylish cafes, creative spaces and cool boutiques, ending the tour in front of the sea. It has the energy of a popular and modernised neighbourhood that gives shines its own glowing light. Its pedestrian streets lined with cycle routes make it perfect to cycling and meandering without a car.
Transport: Metro Poble Nou y Llacuna L4 (amarilla/ yellow). Tram T4. Bus 6, 7, 192, H14, 41, H16, V17.
We Love: Quiet strolls down La Rambla, an ice-cream at Tio Ché and a walk up to the beach.