Unofficial Guide to Hipsterhoods of the Iberian Peninsula


The following is a list of current hipster hoods and/or streets identified in cities across the Iberian Peninsula (Portugal and Spain). If there are any neighborhoods that were missed in these or other cities, please let us know and they will be added. Obrigado and gracias!

El Tubo in Zaragoza – Source:


  • El Born
  • Gothic Quarter
  • Gracia
  • La Barceloneta
  • L’Eixample
  • Poble Sec
  • Raval
  • Sant Antoni


  • La Vieja


  • Albaicín

Lisbon, Portugal

  • Alcantara
  • Bairrio Alto
  • Chiado


  • Chueca
  • Huertas
  • Lavapiés
  • Las Letros
  • Malasana


  • La Merced
  • Soho

Palma de Mallorca

  • Santa Catalina

Porto, Portugal

  • Rua Miguel Bombarda

San Sebastian

  • GROS


  • Alameda De Hercules


  • El Carmen
  • Ruzafa


  • Casco Vello Alto


  • El Tubo
  • Universidad Delicias

Malasana in Madrid – Source:

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