Shopping in Barcelona

Shopping in Barcelona

Barcelona is a city that attracts a large number of university students from all over the world. They are attracted as much by the prestige of their academic centers as by the fame that the city has in the rest of the world (especially, after the magnificent image projected in the Olympic Games of 1992). University students from the Catalan regions, the rest of Spain and the European Erasmus program have chosen the city for this important stage of their lives. And, therefore, you already know that they will need apartments for students and services near them. Undoubtedly, one of the activities that you will need to do, from time to time, will be shopping. So we invite you to join us on this tour of the shopping areas near the floors for university students in Barcelona.

We have always heard and it is true, Barcelona is a cosmopolitan city and one of the most avant-garde of fashion in Europe. For this reason, shopping in Barcelona is one of the main attractions, not only for tourists who want to know local fashion, but also for Barcelonians, who love to always go to the last one.

We are referring to a city of commercial hubs, which are undoubtedly part of the Barcelona way of life. In its streets, you can find all kinds of stores: modern and surprising, international chains, youth and low cost, latest trends, etc.


These businesses are also close to the shared apartments for students and the different museums of culture, architecture, art and design.


Barcelona, ??on the other hand, has several commercial axes, which means a leap in quality compared to other cities. The one that most sounds to you is the one that describes Barcelona Shopping Line, which is located between the municipal markets of Santa Caterina, La Boqueria and La Concepció. You can find fresh products in them that will make your student room rental in Barcelona more cheerful.

The Diagonal-Pedralbes axis is a real business focus that will surprise you. You have two main areas: El Corte Inglés (where Barcelona Shopping Line ends), L'Illa Diagonal and the Pedralbes Center department store; and the one that goes from Passeig de Gràcia to Plaça Francesc Macià.

The most peculiar trade, on the other hand, you will see it in the modernist part of the city, that is, the one that follows the axis Eixample-Modernisme-Gaudí. You will check the most emblematic and characteristic offer of the city in Bulevard Rosa.

Finally, we advise you to get lost in the streets of the most picturesque Barcelona. It is the one that encloses the historic squares of areas such as BarriGòtic, Port Vell, Plaça de Catalunya, El Raval and Las Ramblas. The large commercial areas coexist with the traditional ones: El Corte Inglés, El Triangle, Maremagnum ... Finally, you can visit the magic mountain of Montjuïc and the craft center of Poble Espanyol.

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