Las Ramblas Barcelona The word " Las Ramblas" is the Arabic word for "dry flowers". It is the most animated artery of the city. It is divided in five sections. RamblaCanaletes, Rambla dels Estudis It is also called La Rambla dels Ocells ( Avenue of the Birds) as it is a traditional site of a bird market. Rambla de Sant Josep it is also well-known as the Rambla de les Flors (Rambla of the Flowers). In the 19C this was the only place in Barcelona that flowers were sold. The flower market now stands alongside great kiosks selling all manner of books, magazines and newspaper from Spain and abroad. Rambla dels Caputxins and Rambla de Santa Monica.turkeyarena.com This is the place where people from Barcelona meet. Stoll under the threes, admire the street artists, look at the alive statues. A great pleasure day or night.