A bohemian enclave that shares a penchant for fun and frivolity with neighboring El Born, Sant Pere/Santa Caterina reveres its blue-collar past and cheers its boutique-minded future. Despite its many reasons to brag, this artisanal and artistic neighborhood remains unpretentious. As the night begins, Sant Pere/Santa Caterina rises to the occasion–its many bars and cafes sustain convivial chatter until the early morning hours.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
A Lively Niche In Barcelona's "Old City"
This is the neighborhood that has attracted artists. One walk down its lively, cafe-lined streets will show you why."
A Perfect Meal at Mercat de Santa Caterina
Nighttime In the Center of the City
Getting Lost In Sant Pere: Parc de la Ciutadella
A Residential View of Sant Pere
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Lindsay Murphy is a freelance photographer from Boston, Massachusetts. Her work mainly focuses on architecture, children, weddings, food and wine. As a new Barcelona resident, photographing Barcelona for Airbnb was the perfect way for her to quickly establish an intimate relationship with the city. She is currently photographing her way around Spain.
Iciar J. Carrasco
Freelance Photographer and Graphic Designer currently based in Madrid, Spain. Discovered her love for cameras at an early age when she got her first Polaroid. Loves photographing food before eating it, traveling and capturing scenes from different places or taking portraits of people. Also loves designing publications, paper, printing techniques and dreams of mixing all these with photography, creating a lifestyle magazine in the future.