The building Las Arenas shopping center, which is located on the Plaza de España, with 1900 year held bullfights. In our 2012 it was decided to ban bullfighting as unnecessarily cruel and bloodthirsty spectacle in Catalonia through the collection of signatures among the local population.
Now in a circular building, which until recently was waving a red muleta dashing bullfighter, locals and tourists make a purchase, play sports, dine and watch movies. From the former bullfighting left except steaks of beef in the meat department of a supermarket Mercadona, which on the ground floor. By the way, in it but meat is always a great selection of fresh fish, seafood, ham, fruits and vegetables at low prices.
On five floors of the shopping center are a lot of clothing stores, shoes, including brands such as Mango, Desigual, Celio, Punto Roma and other. You will also find sports clothing stores, cosmetics and perfumes.
But the most attractive shopping center Las Arenas is a place with an outdoor terrace, which can be reached by elevator or escalator inside the building. Here, a great view of the city and about a dozen restaurants to suit every taste, from fast food, sushi and Italian pasta to tapas, traditional Catalan dishes and grilled meat. In addition to the original place for dinner or lunch, it's also a great area to watch the sunset over Barcelona.