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Barcelona Paseo de Gracia
Rent apartment in one of the most famous avenues in the world
Located in the central part of the city, it connects the Plaza de Cataluña in the south to the Grace Street of the north. El Paseo de Gracia (Passeig de Gracia) is the main avenue of Barcelona with its important tourist, commercial, business activity and modern architecture (Antoni Gaudí y Lluís Domènech i Montaner) declared a World Heritage Site. This street is now known as the fifth avenue of Barcelona with shopping of all kinds to satisfy anyone's needs. The enlargement of Barcelona is a well defined urban piece, reflecting the growth led by industrialization during the latter half of the nineteenth century. Residence of the urban bourgeoisie from its construction, its regular pattern and quality of many of the buildings, with the increasing substitution of homes for offices has not changed his personality and morphology, despite the functional change that has resulted. Quickly approved, with great size and quality, the proposed widening of Barcelona is undoubtedly the most notorious.
Two of the most expensive streets of Spain in particular reference to the rent, after the calle Preciados in Madrid, which occupies the first position. The old way of Jesus has changed a lot, linking the village of Gracia to the portal del Ángel of the city of Barcelona. Of rural type, with orchards on both sides, through urbanization, the calle became
a favorite of the aristocracy (to display their skills in the art of riding and show luxury cars), one of the landmarks of the city, with cafes, restaurants, dance halls, theaters, before attracting the bourgeoisie with his commercial prominence replacing isolated houses with garden by apartment buildings.