Santa Maria del Mar, Barcelona, Spain

Santa Maria del Mar (©Tomassereda/iStock)

Santa Maria del Mar

This imposing Gothic Catalan church was built in the 14th century—and taking 54 years to build. It has an appearance of space, with octagonal pillars and a central nave. Look out for the stone carvings, and stained-glass windows on the upper level.

Plaça de Santa Maria 1
08003 Barcelona

Map of Santa Maria del Mar