Barcelona is one of the four provinces in , , centered around the Catalan capital . Dominated by its capital, it features both an extensive Mediterranean coast with many popular beach resorts, as well as a mountain range rising far over 1,000 m in the immediate vicinity of the coast.

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is 's second largest city, with a population of nearly two million people, and the capital of .

is, as its name suggests, the oldest part of .

The is the quarter designed during the middle of the 19th century by Ildefons Cerdà, expanding the medieval city of into space left empty for defense outside the city walls.

is a district in which extends north of the .


Barcelona International Airport, also known as El Prat, is a major transport hub of the city of and the whole .

is a multi-peaked mountain in , .

is a city in , north from and part of its metropolis, along the Mediterranean sea coastline.

is a lovely town, a seaside resort some 35km southwest of in Catalunya, .

Hospitalet de Llobregat isn’t a beautiful city. It’s a "bedroom town" southwest of Barcelona.

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Aragonese: Barzelona, Basque: Bartzelona, Catalan: Barcelona, English: Province of Barcelona, French: Province de Barcelone, German: Barcelona, German: Provinz Barcelona, Italian: Provincia di Barcellona, Japanese: ばるせろな, Japanese: バルセロナ, Portuguese: Barcelona, Spanish: Barcelona, Spanish: Provincia de Barcelona
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