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8 Secrets of the Sagrada Familia You Need to Know

La Sagrada Família attracts 3.2 million visitors every year. Evidently, it is Spain's most visited monument (surpassing El Prado with 2.9 million and La Alhambra with 2.3 million). According to Lonely Planet, the Sagrada Família and the Alhambra in Granada are among the twenty most impressive sites in the world. TripAdvisor also named it the planet's most beautiful building based [...]

February 22nd, 2024|

Barcelona: Eighth Best-Rated Tourist Destination in the World

Barcelona stands out as the eighth best city globally and the fourth in Europe for both tourism and residency, according to the prestigious World’s Best Cities ranking. This is a big deal! It means Barcelona beats cities like Rome, Amsterdam, Prague, Budapest, and Lisbon. Furthermore, this recognition adds to a series of recent awards, showing just how much people love [...]

February 9th, 2024|

12 Must-Visit Places in the Gothic Quarter and El Born of Barcelona

Gothic District of Barcelona The Gothic District do Barcelona, or Barri Gòtic in Catalan, is one of the four neighborhoods that make up the Ciutat Vella district of Barcelona. Bordering on the Port to the south, La Rambla to the west, and Plaza de Cataluña to the northeast, it is one of the most emblematic areas in Barcelona. With its [...]

January 24th, 2024|

The Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site. A lesser-known architectural jewel

The Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site, built in Barcelona between 1905 and 1930, was originally designed by Lluís Domènech i Montaner as a garden city for the sick. After serving as a public hospital for a century, its renovated pavilions are back in their full splendor. It takes about one hour to visit, stroll around the gardens and enjoy the [...]

October 2nd, 2023|

What to see in Barcelona in a single day?

Barcelona is a cosmopolitan Mediterranean city, which attracts millions of tourists from all over the world, in summer, autumn, and spring, for its architecture, its sunshine, its vibrant life, and because it has so many interesting sites to visit. Here is a list of some of the most popular places to visit in Barcelona in a single day: 1º Sagrada [...]

August 16th, 2023|

Best food market in Barcelona: La Boqueria

Las Ramblas Market La Boqueria is sometimes referred to as the "Las Ramblas Market," and it is a vibrant and historic food market on Barcelona's Las Ramblas Avenue. As Barcelona's biggest food market, La Boqueria has become popular among locals and tourists alike. Do you consider yourself a foodie? There is no doubt that a visit to La Boqueria should [...]

August 3rd, 2023|

3 Days in Barcelona : The Ultimate Itinerary

Barcelona offers endless experiences for visitors. Here, art, architecture, and gastronomy intertwine, making it a very popular travel destination in Europe. If you’re only visiting for a few days, it's crucial to plan your itinerary to make the most of every moment. In this blog post, we’ve created a 3-day itinerary in Barcelona that covers the best things to do [...]

July 20th, 2023|

A Guide to Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

Gothic Quarter of Barcelona The Gothic Quarter of Barcelona, in the center of the city, with its historic buildings and narrow streets, transports you to a bygone era.. With its winding streets, stunning buildings, and vibrant atmosphere, this district offers a delightful mix of history and culture. Join us as we explore the beautiful Gothic Quarter and uncover its treasures. What [...]

July 6th, 2023|

7 Best Things to Do in Barcelona: Your Ultimate Guide to the City

Barcelona has it all, from Gaudí’s Sagrada Família to the lively streets and tasty Spanish tapas. With so many options, planning an itinerary can be overwhelming. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Let’s jump in and explore the 7 best things to do in Barcelona. Whether you’re a foodie, a history nerd, or simply looking to immerse yourself in [...]

June 21st, 2023|

Park Güell: Things you didn’t know about Barcelona’s most scenic spot

Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain You've surely heard about Antoni Gaudi's Park Güell . It's one of the mediterranean city's most scenic spots. Antoni Gaudi, the celebrated Catalan architect known for his unique modernist designs, left an indelible mark on Barcelona. Park Güell stands as one of his most iconic creations, a testament to his boundless creativity and innovation. Located [...]

March 21st, 2022|