Country: Spain
  1. Catalan
  2. Spanish
Global city cat.: GaWC Alpha- Global Cities
Population (city): 1,607,104 (2013) world: 59
Population (metro): 2,208,652 (2001)


Language Study in Barcelona

Somewhat counter-intuitively, Barcelona is one of the top destinations in the world for learning Spanish. The language, while officially playing second fiddle to Catalan, can be heard (and used) practically everywhere in the city, save for a few predominantly Catalan-speaking neighborhoods.

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Map of Barcelona

1: Casa Milà 2: La Rambla 3: La Sagrada Familia 4: Montjuïc 5: Park Güell 6: Torre Agbar
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