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Fascinating tour from a real expert

I took this tour for the second time (first time ten years ago). Dominique is very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Benjamin R
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Very knowledgeable and passionate guide

Knowing that there is very little visible evidence of Jewish life in Barcelona dating back over a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JSB611
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Chicago, Illinois
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Jewish Barcelona Urban Cultours project was created to revisit Jewish past from a present Jewish perspective through unique private tours to learn about Jewish aspects in this city. In 1999 I start combining my architecture background with my...more
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| Sant Honorat, 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I took this tour for the second time (first time ten years ago). Dominique is very knowledgeable and passionate about Jewish history and preservation in Barcelona. Those taking the tour should note that there is not a lot to see as most Jewish buildings not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Knowing that there is very little visible evidence of Jewish life in Barcelona dating back over a thousand years, Dominique does a good job describing the life and conditions Jews lived through. She does show you the relevant locations and artifacts that remain. I found...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dominique is the ideal tour guide, since preserving and showcasing Jewish Barcelona is not just a job - it is her life's passion. She leads small groups, which are personalised, so that everyone is involved in the tour and her enthusiasm for what she is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are certain things that you need to know if you are taking this tour. On the positive side, the tour guide Dominique is very passionate about keeping the Jewish culture alive in Barcelona. It comes through in the way she speaks about it. Dominique...More

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Dominique T, Manager at Jewish Barcelona Urban Cultours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions with other travelers. This is also useful for me to find ways of improvement. Standing long can be very taxing and I am very sorry that you could not enjoy the experience. If...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being referred by friends who toured with Dominique 2 years ago, we were excited and booked this tour months before our arrival in Barcelona. Dominique provided a fantastic private tour for our family of five, including our 11-, 14-, and 16-year-olds. The private tour...More

Thank Whs110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We throughly enjoyed our tour with Dominique as she is clearly very knowledgable about the Jewish history in Barcelona but also in Spain as a whole. She lead an engaging tour and therefore we recommend it to everyone; including families with teenagers as we ourselves...More

Thank EmilyJ2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We contacted Dominique and asked about a tour during the one day between our cruise ship arriving and our airplane departing Barcelona, and she very graciously agreed to conduct a second tour of the day. We mentioned her tour to folkls whilst on shipboard before...More

Thank William Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We very much enjoyed our time spent with Dominique. She is very knowledgeable and we appreciated her intellectual honesty in piecing together the scant historical documentation. She gave a reallly good sense of both the past and the present Jewish communities of Barcelona and Spain...More

Thank Jbass2045
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the morning with Dominique! She showed us a lot of beautiful architecture in Barcelona as well as the Jewish quarter. She was extremely knowledgeable as well as interesting to listen to. we learned so much about the history. my parents recommended her and...More

Thank michael r
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This was so informative and I always love feeling like we are all connected as a Jewish people no matter where we are. Dominique is so knowledgeable and explained it all so perfectly. Please don’t miss out on this tour.

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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighborhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
...More
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nanapieser
August 18, 2018|
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Response from CherylPearce | Reviewed this property |
Hi...in order to schedule your tour, email Dominique at tomasovd which is a gmail address. (Trip advisor won’t let me enter an email or URL.). You can also go to the urbancultours website and on the bottom left is a... More
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Wynne S
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Dominique T | Property representative |
The gmail is my personal address. Trip Advisor gives information of each attraction: my website and my e.mail address are listed in the heading where there is the description. Please send your inquiry by mail. Thank you.
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