's busy main street. There's a large island that runs down the middle of it from the Plaça Catalunya
to Columbus Monument
. On this island you can see many street performers
, newsagents, flower stalls, people trying to sell tourist junk to you, and a metro station or two. The street is quite old and picturesque, and generally quite busy. There is lots of nice architecture to see, and a few monuments too. Don't make the mistake of stopping for food or drink on the terraces on La Rambla, they overcharge quite a lot in my opinion.
La Rambla refers to "the torrents" which would
to be completed.