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Tapas in Barcelona: A taste tour not to be missed on your visit to Barcelona

Although Barcelona is not traditionally known as the city of tapas par excellence, over the years it has been able to catch up and offer a selection of tapas that have nothing to envy to other Spanish cities. If you are a lover of tapas, Barcelona will surprise you with its variety and quality. Let's explore some of the tapas you can't miss and the best places to enjoy them! [...]

2024-07-12T16:37:36+02:00July 12th, 2024|0 Comments

Exploring Montjuïc: A Guide to the Montjuïc Cable Car

How to get to to Montjuïc Montjuïc is a prominent hill in Barcelona, Spain. It stands 173 meters tall and offers breathtaking views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea. Montjuïc is not just a natural landmark; indeed, it is rich in history and culture. In fact, it hosted the 1929 International Exposition and the 1992 Summer Olympics. Today, it boasts museums, gardens, and historical sites, making it a must-visit [...]

2024-06-19T17:00:31+02:00June 19th, 2024|0 Comments

Barcelona Shopping Guide: Where to shop in Barcelona.

Looking to enjoy some retail therapy during your visit to Barcelona? Look no further! From fancy boutiques to colourful markets, Barcelona offers a shopping experience for every taste and budget. So, let's dive into the best places to go shopping in Barcelona. Passeig de Gràcia: Often compared to 5th Avenue in New York or Champs Élysée in Paris, Passeig de Gràcia is a paradise for luxury shoppers. Here, you'll find [...]

2024-05-30T14:05:41+02:00May 30th, 2024|0 Comments

Safety in Barcelona : A Guide for Travelers

Barcelona is a safe city to travel to, but take your precautions. When planning a trip, it's always good to find out what to do at your destination, but also how to make your visit as safe as possible. In any city in the world, there are always risks. The best thing you can do is to know what the particular risks of the place you're visiting are. If you [...]

2024-05-13T17:11:01+02:00May 13th, 2024|0 Comments

17 Museums You Need to Visit in Barcelona

Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is a vibrant city with lots of exciting things to see and do. One of the best things about Barcelona is its museums. There are so many museums in Barcelona, each offering something unique and interesting for visitors to explore. MNAC - Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya Firstly, let's talk about MNAC - Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya. This museum is all about Catalan art [...]

2024-05-08T10:44:20+02:00May 7th, 2024|0 Comments

Montserrat. Visit the most magical mountain in Catalonia

For many visitors to Barcelona, it's essential to pay a visit to Montserrat to discover the beautiful Benedictine monastery, see the Moreneta, or listen to its famous Escolanía. The word "Montserrat" literally means "serrated mountain." And this name is given to it because of its special morphology. A mountain with unique shapes and large masses of gray stone that houses the image of the Virgin of Montserrat, the patron saint [...]

2024-04-13T14:49:00+02:00April 13th, 2024|0 Comments

La Pedrera. Barcelona’s most famous building. Discover why

Casa Milà, better known as La Pedrera, is one of the most iconic modernist buildings of the early 20th century in Barcelona. Antoni Gaudí, in his naturalist phase, designed it between 1906 and 1912. The Milà family, affluent at the time, commissioned it, wanting to move their residence to Passeig de Gràcia, like many other wealthy families of the early 20th century. Listed as a World Heritage Site in 1984, [...]

2024-03-20T12:07:11+01:00March 20th, 2024|0 Comments

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 on user reviews from over 130 countries. The Sagrada Família [...]

2024-06-19T17:09:04+02:00February 22nd, 2024|0 Comments

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 Barcelona. From its beautiful landmarks to its great quality of [...]

2024-02-12T16:42:34+01:00February 9th, 2024|0 Comments

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

Gothic Quarter of Barcelona The Gothic Quarter of Barcelona, or Barri Gòtic in Catalan, is one of the four neighborhoods that make up the Ciutat Vella district of Barcelona. Bordered by 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 of Barcelona. With its narrow streets and centuries-old buildings, the historic center of the [...]

2024-06-19T17:02:45+02:00January 24th, 2024|0 Comments