According to statistics, it is in the area of Sarria best live barselontsev. It is located in an exclusive part of the city "Zona Alta", where barely get by tourists and where the majority of Catalans live with incomes above average.
In the XIX century on the territory of the region are country houses and summer residences of the Catalan bourgeoisie, where they went on a weekend or summer, leaving their city apartments. The distance of five kilometers between the city center and the suburb of data at the time seemed impressive. In our 1921 Barcelona was engulfed this region, making it part of their, but still there remained a calm spirit is impressive villages in the middle of the bustling city and fast.
The main and the most beautiful street of this district is Carrer Mayor de Sarriá, which overlooks the contemporary market Sarriá, where you can buy fresh farm products. In the district of Sarrià many beautiful buildings in the Art Nouveau style, cozy space, squares and of excellent restaurants. Be sure to visit the church of San Vicente in the Plaza Mayor de Sarria area. To reach here from the city center is on 15 minutes by commuter train from Plaza Catalunya (ferrocarriles catalanes).