Barcelona

L’Aquàrium de Barcelona: a visit to surprise the whole family!

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 [...]

2019-11-11T13:08:48+00:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: Museum, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , |

MACBA, one of Barcelona’s Must-See Museums (Especially if you Like Modern Art)

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 [...]

2019-09-25T13:27:51+00:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: Museum, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , , |

Maremagnum: a mall worth visiting, whether you buy anything or not!

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, [...]

2019-10-14T11:08:06+00:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Shopping, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , , , |

Your Route through Las Ramblas: Places not to Miss

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 [...]

2019-09-02T11:25:21+00:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: Tour, Tourist Attractions, Walking Tour|Tags: , , , , |

Palau Güell: 6 Facts to Know Before you Go

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.

2019-07-15T08:27:56+00:00July 15th, 2019|Categories: Monument, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , , , |

Botanic Garden of Barcelona: a big green lung one step away from the city centre

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 [...]

2019-06-13T07:38:31+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Categories: Park, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , |

Sant Jordi: How is it celebrated in Barcelona?

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 [...]

2019-04-09T08:12:35+00:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

Calle Blai: the place to be for tapas in Barcelona

Gastronomy is one of the most popular attraction in Barcelona. That is why one of the most frequent doubts of all visitors is where to have tapas in Barcelona. The good news is that just a few meters away from our hotel for family in Poble Sec you will find one of the best tapas streets in the Catalan capital. [...]

2019-04-01T14:58:24+00:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Eating Out|Tags: , |

How Holy Week is celebrated in Barcelona

Holy Week is going to be more special in 2019 in Barcelona. This year, it takes place from the 14 th until the 21 st of April, which means that the Easter festivities are really close to another great Catalan tradition: Sant Jordi. These two ephemerides will set a festive month in the ciudad condal. Stay at our 4 stars hotel in Barcelona’s centre during Easter, to enjoy some wonderful days of celebrations.

2019-03-14T10:39:21+00:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: Easter, Events|Tags: |