The closer to the mountain Tibidabo, the more "Pihoya" lives there. That's the word Spaniards called rich majors who go only to the most expensive restaurants, dress up in chic boutiques and contemptuous of the working class. Zona Alta - is the highest part of Barcelona, home to the Catalans with the highest level of income, these areas are at the foot of Tibidabo.
For tourists the area is best known for the magnificent temple of the Sacred Heart, standing on top of Mount Tibidabo, at the height of 512 m. These crowds rise for breathtaking view of the entire Barcelona. Children Tibidabo to lead, to take a ride on amusement park rides old.
At the beginning of the XX century Barcelona bourgeoisie began to surpass each other in the construction of private homes and estates, so the Tibidabo slopes dotted with outstanding masterpieces of contemporary and more classical architecture. Many of the apartment buildings in the past are now houses offices or private schools.
To the center by public transport to go from here about an hour.