Poble Sec is a residential area of Barcelona, located between the parallel avenue and the Montjuic mountain. This part of town is not rich in sights, but in the evenings there is always fun, You can walk to local bars and enjoy pintxos cheap wine after a long walk on the Montjuic. This is a good part of the city, to buy a home cheaply, to the center and close to beaches, next to a huge park, and from the upper floors with beautiful views of Barcelona.
The Poble Seke flows measured and quiet life, noisy except on a pedestrian street Blai, which once again and have to go for a drink, snacks, fun and new acquaintances.
The name of the district Poble Sec translates as "dry town". some argue, it is due to the long absence of Poble Sec fountains - first established here only in 1894 in upper Raval. others suggest, that people began to refer to the area as a "dry", as a result of excessive activity proliferated in Poble Sec textile factories in many nearby wells lost water.
On Parallel Avenue, near the famous Apolo club has three high brick tower, reminiscent of the industrial past of Poble Sec, In addition, there are many old theaters and cabarets, the most famous of which is called El Molino and is a copy of the Paris Moulin Rouge.