L’Eixample district in Valencia, Spain. Image Courtesy of DigitalGlobe
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1/6/2015 L'Eixample Valencia, Spain The urban plan of the L’Eixample district in Valencia, Spain is characterized by long straight streets, a strict grid pattern crossed by wide avenues, and apartments with communal courtyards. A similar layout was used for the district of the same name in Barcelona. The circular structure in the upper right is the Plaza de Toros de Valencia - the city’s largest bullfighting arena.
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