El Parc i la Llacuna del Poblenou (Glòries)

El Parc i la Llacuna del Poblenou (Glòries)

When a passing place becomes the centre of everything; This is what has happened to Glòries. Long ago, the neighbourhood was characterized by being that area that connected the city with the suburbs. Contrary, today we can define it as one of the most active hearts of Barcelona. Without going further it connects the centre with the National Theater and the Auditori, the beach with the district of Poblenou and Provencals, and stands as the hub of innovation and creativity.
Being the commercial centre the first step that was constructed, at the moment are many who have wanted to join Glòries. The best companies, start-ups, studios and universities have opted for the area turning it into a place where the creation is created. From the emblematic and charismatic Torre Agbar to the Museu del Disseny in Barcelona, the whole of Glòries has become one of the most desired areas for intrepid, curious and innovative citizens.

Description:

Three important city axes (Diagonal, Gran Via and Meridiana) come together in this neighbourhood in full transformation. It is time for design, innovation and creativity.

Neighbours:

Creative, students and entrepreneurs.

Lifestyle:

Glòries combines innovation, creativity and business. It is an area of universities and this nudre the neighbourhood of modern coffee shops and after-work terraces. The shopping centre and the market of relics dels Encants demonstrate the coexistence between novelty and tradition. It is also the site chosen for many designers and creatives.

Zone:

It coexists with Poblenou and Provencals and connects with the centre of the city. Above Glories is the popular district of Clot.

Transport:

Metro: L1 Glòries, L4 Bogatell / Tram: T4, T5 y T6 / Bus 7, H12, 92, 192

Love:

Walk and find relics and antiques in the market of Els Encants and visit the Museum of the Disseny of Barcelona. The spectacular light game of Torre Agbar.