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Transport links and all kinds of services
The transport links between Eixample and the rest of Barcelona are excellent. Through different metro and urban bus stops as well as railways and RENFE, you can reach anywhere in the city within a very short time.
In this district there are all kinds of specialty shops and supermarkets. In addition, there are many pharmacies, shopping centres, cinemas, a good number of restaurants, and much more.
If we analyse the educational offer, in Eixample there are many educational centres for children and young people, such as elementary schools, primary schools, secondary and vocational training centres, kindergartens for children and many places dedicated To culture, such as schools of music, libraries, civic centres, etc.
Both children and adults can improve their quality of life in different gyms, municipal sports facilities, swimming pools, etc.
The layout and avenues
The streets of Eixample are long, wide and straight, forming a kind of grid, therefore, it would be very difficult to get lost there.
For children, the wide sidewalks offer ideal places for walking and playing.
In Eixample there are plazas and the best known routes of Barcelona. It is worth mentioning Rampla de Catalunya and Plaza de Catalunya, Paseo de Gracia, Ronda de Sant Antoni, Plaza de la Sagrada Familia, and many others.
The different neighbourhoods that make up the Eixample district are full of well known parks and gardens. As examples, Joan Miró Park, Citadel and the gardens of the University of Barcelona as well as many green spaces that are within the different housing estates.
Buildings and homes
Most of the apartments in the Eixample area are spacious, with several bedrooms and balconies. To keep the car in a well kept condition, the area has many underground parking spaces.