"La Nova Bocana" Barcelona

La Nova Bocana - Barcelona's new port area

"Nova Bocana" is the name of new leisure area and marina of Barcelona port, where Barcelona's landmark Hotel W is located. The Nova Bocana complex features sea views and lots of natural light and the idea is to open restuarants, shops and clubs. It designed by Ricardo Bofill, who also designed the Hotel W. The centerpiece of the Nova Bocana area is the 7,000 m2 "Rosa dels Vents" plaza. Other facilities include an big underground parking lot. Projects on the drawing board are that this area will house the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Centre and a new Barcelona marina for yachts and super-yachts. This new Barcelona area is managed by the company Nova Bocana S.A. and the Barcelona Port Authority.

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Last Updated on Saturday, 04 June 2011 20:58