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Las Ramblas and the Gothic Quarter, Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
+34 663 47 60 09
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Highlight of my trip to Barcelona. Nick is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the Spanish Civil War and specifically Barcelona's role in it. He weaves a narrative that sets the war in the broader European context of it's era and brings in international figures like...More

Thank 650_Ariel
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great tour with Nick. He brought everything to life & managed to explain the complications of the civil war to an audience that knew very little. Fascinating combination of “telling a story” , real life examples & buildings involved. Loads of artefacts & 2 stops...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Guide was Catherine who is knowledgeable personable and guided a terrific well paced tour She was able make a history complicated by many factions and ideas understandable Don't be intimidated by the length of the tour - there are plenty of stops on the way...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did this tour on my final day in Spain along with a small group. The content of the tour and Nick’s informal authenticity added depth and purpose to my trip to Spain. Nick managed to convey the passion of the time, and at the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I done this tour a couple of years ago while I was researching my dissertation. Nick was able to answer the wide variety of questions I had and spoke interestingly and informatively over the three hours. He elaborates on the history of small details that...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Barcelona specifically to learn more of tragic Spanish Civil War. By booking in advance, Nick Lloyd sends you a very informative reading/media list of topics. So when walking the tour, Nick adds to that information. Tour is extensive, entertaining, and interactive. Stops for...More

Thank JJK2208
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was one of the best we’ve ever done - Nick has an incredible knowledge of the Spanish Civil War but presents his information in a very accessible way, constantly relating events to your surrounds as you walk through the city. One of our...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

My husband and I took this walking tour with Catherine as our guide. The tour is fabulous. I knew little about the Spanish Civil War previously (mainly from Hemingway) but this was a wonderful learning experience, focused on Barcelona of course. Catherine is a vivid...More

Thank CDubL
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I love history tours. Walking through a district with a knowledgeable guide makes the history come alive in a way that history books can't. Nick's 4+ hour tour was detailed, organized and delightful. I suspected that we would bail before the 4 hours were up,...More

Thank Chavanne
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We took this walking tour with Catherine. She was wonderful; very knowledgeable and friendly. The tour lasted 4.5 hours, but the time flew by. There were also two stops at cafes so you needn't be concerned about tiring yourself out too much! Note: it was...More

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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Barry T
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Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
Google Barcelona Spanish civil war walking tour. You can’t miss it
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Make sure it reads nick.iberianature
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Response from Natasha B | Reviewed this property |
Just email Nick (you can find the address on the website if you google Spanish Civil War tours Barcelona - sorry I can't paste the address here...) and he will get back to you. He's very helpful.