The new CaixaForum, the Centro de Arte y Tecnología Etopia, whose multi-media screen welcomes the visitor, and the Museo Pablo Serrano Art, with its collections of modern art and its magnificent rooftop terrace, form a triangle of the most vanguard culture.
The Parque del Agua is the newest addition to the city. It has an extensive lake, orchards, multi-adventure areas, a spa and a golf course. It also has some of the most spectacular views from the legacy of the Expo, such as the bridge of Zaha Hadid and the Torre del Agua.
Zaragoza treasures the work of the young Goya, destined to revolutionise painting. Who knows if he would have fallen in love with urban art, which Zaragoza has choice examples of.
Zaragoza treasures outstanding jewels of the work of its compatriot Goya. The Museo de Zaragoza, the recently remodelled Museo Goya Colección Ibercaja and the domes of the Basilica of the Pilar are examples. Being the revolutionary genius that he was, the artist from Fuendetodos would surely have fallen in love with the urban art which is part of the rich heritage of Zaragoza thanks to the Festival Asalto.
In Zaragoza, art and culture leave a special taste in the mouth. Museums such as the Pablo Serrano and theatres such as the Principal or the Theatre of las Esquinas, have joined forces with outstanding chefs.
Not long ago, Zaragoza celebrated 2000 from its foundation when it took the name of the Emperor Caesar Augustus. A statue beside the Roman walls reminds us of him, however, there are many other remains of this imperial past.
In order to enjoy seeing the Mudéjar walls de la Seo, it is necessary to go to the Plaza de San Bruno, with its antiques markets and its mojitos (rum, lime and mint cocktails).
The walkway of Zaragoza par excellence goes from Calle Alfonso I to the Plaza del Pilar ending at one of the bridges with views over the River Ebro.
Situated in an imposing Renaissance palace, the recently remodelled Museo Goya Colección Ibercaja, offers us a trip through the life and works of the artist, in particular its collection of his engravings.
Strolling through the Central Market in the morning is an experience which conveys authenticity.