Visiting Barcelona with kids
We all look back fondly on the trips we have made with our family. They have that special charm that makes us discover the cities we visit in a different way. Parents know that the happiness of a well-planned family holiday cannot be compared to the occasional unforeseen events that can arise with the children. The key is to choose a destination that both kids and adults enjoy.
1 day trips from Barcelona
There are real treasures around Barcelona that you can't miss if you're planning to visit the city soon and you have enough days to explore. We all like to discover the less touristy side of the places we travel to, thus experiencing the local essence. Whether by car or train, you can leave early in the morning and return to your hotel in Barcelona in the evening.
Luxury hotel in Barcelona with infinity pool on the terrace
There are dozens of places to visit in Barcelona. Knowing the neighborhoods and the history of this city is essential for any traveler so if you want to discover it in depth, check out our guide to Barcelona that will help you to explore the city.
What to see and do in Barcelona
Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in Europe. It attracts thousands of people with its charming streets full of admirable architectural works.
What to do in Barcelona at Easter this 2021
Do you want to seize the spring break and the good weather of Barcelona’s Easter? Here you will find all the information you need, whether you are looking for an escape of your routine, or if you really want to bring out your spiritual and religious side.
Cloister of the Pedralbes Monastery
Founded in 1327 by Queen Elisenda de Montcada, the gothic cloister at the Pedralbes Monastery is considered to be the biggest in the world. Elisenda’s ornately carved tomb stands guard at one end of it, and many of its original features have survived intact as a magnificent example of how, with the right synergy, strong architectural features and generous vegetation can exist in complete harmony to create a place of exquisite peace and tranquillity.
Of all Barcelona’s summer festivals, Grec is one of the best loved thanks, in no small part, to the fairy tale setting – a stone amphitheatre set amid swirling rose gardens and covered walkways dripping with jasmine and wisteria. The views over the city from the north side are stunning too, even more so at night – when most of the events take place - with stars up above and a glass of cava in hand.
Walks through the Gothic Quarter arriving at the Federico Marés Museum
Walking though the Gothic Quarter between its historical wall and squares that guard surprising stories is one of the main attractions of this area. We propose discovering the secrets of one of the its most romantic and photographed neighbourhoods, step by step.
The Bach Project: Yo-Yo Ma at the Palau de la Música
Contemporary virtuoso, Baroque composer and timeless architectural masterpiece
Music lovers visiting Barcelona this spring have an extraordinary opportunity to experience a one-off performance, Yo-Yo Ma the Chinese-American cellist will be performing Bach at the Palau de la Música on May 24th, a golden opportunity to combine music and sightseeing in what is undoubtedly one of the city’s architectural highlights.
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau
The complex of buildings that form the Recinto Modernista Sant Pau was constructed between 1901 and 1930, designed by the architect Lluis Domènech i Montaner, a contemporary of Gaudí. Laid out at 45° to the surrounding Eixample the site occupies 9 city blocks with 27 separate pavilions and was considered by its architect a protest against the strictures of the rigid Cerdá city master plan.
The first important commission for modernisme master Antoni Gaudí was a summer house for the Vicens family completed between 1883 and 1885 in an area of the city that was open fields at that time.
For clubbers and lovers of live music this is the Barcelona venue, a multi-space club that has been at the vanguard of the music scene not only in the city but in Spain.
Barcelona’s cocktail scene is constantly evolving, given the fascination with gastronomy in the city it’s only to be expected that the world of mixology should be equally varied and rich.