Columbus, one of the most famous historical figure of Spain. This is why, in 1888, for the Universal Exposition, the architect, Gaietà Buigas built this massive column. Pointing at the sea, he is dominating the city.
Columbus was born in Genova, Italy. He spends his life serving Spanish catholique monarques. This is why he landed in Barcelona when he came back from his first expedition. Let’s discover what the life was like at this time in Barcelona. We wish you a lovely stay with us at our aparthotel in Barcelona.