It seems like ice skating gets much more appealing during the holidays. It’s a fun activity year-round, but during this time of year it makes even more sense. The cold weather, the Christmas decorations, and the festive atmosphere all combine to make it a plan that is sure to meet your expectations. Is there a [...]
Barcelona is one of the best cities to visit during Christmas. In the Catalan capital, this time of year is very special, and the proof is in the many markets, Christmas lights, and the endless activities put on for the public. At central family hotel in Barcelona, you can enjoy a lovely stay immersed in [...]
With more than 11,00 fish and other marine animals from more than 450 different species, L’Aquàrium de Barcelona is one of the most significant aquariums in the world. Located near the iconic Maremagnum mall, it’s a visit you should not leave off your list when you visit the capital city. A fascinating undersea world awaits [...]
Barcelona is an ideal destination for many types of visitors, thanks to its rich offerings for tourists of all tastes. There are plenty of impressive museums in the capital city, so many, in fact, that to visit them all requires several days. This time we’d like to talk about the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, also [...]
Maremagnum isn’t just a mall. It’s such an iconic spot in Barcelona that it’s worth your time to visit, whether or not you’re planning to buy anything. What makes this mall different is, in the first place, its location. In the middle of Port Vell, it is completely surrounded by the ocean. As a result, [...]
It goes without saying that Las Ramblas is one of Barcelona’s iconic places. It is the most well-known walk in the capital city, not just because of its central location, but also because it passes by a large number of points of interest. This path, which connects the port with the Plaza de Catalunya, is [...]
Come celebrate the National Day of Catalonia in Barcelona! On the 11th of September, the whole city is celebrating this unique celebration.
Palau Guell, is one of Antoni Gaudis collaborative achievements, that were created with his supporter Eusebi Güell. The building was built between 1886 and 1888. Make sure to pay it a visit when you are in El Raval.
Barcelona is an incredible, vibrant, bustling city. Each neighborhood is a surprise and a new opportunity to discover a different facet of the Catalan capital. However, sometimes, you want to disconnect from the big city. The best thing is: you do not have to go far for it. Indeed, the Jardí Botànic de Barcelona is located just a short walk [...]
The Sant Jordi Day is one of the biggest events in Catalonia. The 23rd of April, traditionally known as the Day of the Book, is celebrated on a particularly grand scale in Barcelona. If you happen to visit the city during this special day you should definitely join the local tradition and the celebrate Sant Jordi. If you plan on [...]