• The best places for shopping in Barcelona.

    The best places for shopping in Barcelona.

    Barcelona has a lot of really great shopping! Portal del Angel Carrer del Portal del Angel is probably the best-known pedestrian shopping street in Barcelona’s city center. It is home to many shops and boutiques selling items such as clothes, shoes, makeup and accessories. In this street you find shops of H&M, Zara, Pull&Bear, Footlocker […]

  • Questions after the tour

    Questions after the tour

    Here you find some answers on common questions after the tour As guides in Barcelona we often get the same questions after the tour and since you are probably not very familiar with the city yet we hope that this way we can help you better by answering the most common questions. Where can I […]

  • Best Tapas Places in Barcelona

    Best Tapas Places in Barcelona

    Discover some of the best places in barcelona to enjoy Tapas If you’re looking for some of the best tapas in Barcelona, you’ll need to know where to go. Luckily, we’ve got you covered! From small, cozy joints to trendy hotspots, we’ll fill you in on all the best places to enjoy this Spanish classic. […]

  • Fun things to do with kids in Barcelona

    Fun things to do with kids in Barcelona

    Barcelona with children Visiting Barcelona with children? Check out our post of things to do. See free and paid activities for children in Barcelona.. Cosmo Caixa science museum Cosmo Caixa science museum, CosmoCaixa, the Science Museum of the “la Caixa” Banking Foundation, is the most visited science museum in Spain.  In total, 1,045,961 people, of […]

  • Open Mic, Free Podium, and Live Music in Barcelona

    Open Mic, Free Podium, and Live Music in Barcelona

    Barcelona is well-known for its nightlife, so it’s no surprise that it’s also a fantastic spot to hear live music! There are numerous venues where you can enjoy Open Mic, Free podium, and Live music in Barcelona, among the Catalan capital’s famed discotecas and cocktail bars. You can enjoy anything from traditional Catalan tunes to […]

  • Have a swim at the Olympic Pool

    Have a swim at the Olympic Pool

    The Olympic swimming pool in Barcelona The Olympic Swimming Pool located on the hill of the Montjuic must be one of the swimming pools around with the best view. The swimming center opened in 1970 for the European swimming championships, it was remodeled and modernized for the Olympic Games in 1992. These days it is […]

  • Cheap (but great) food places in BCN

    Cheap (but great) food places in BCN

    Great food in Barcelona for a great price. Eat My Trip Located in the Eixample area, 500m away from Casa Batllo. Eat My Trip offers Fusion breakfast, brunch and lunch, specialty is coffee and, eco homemade cakes! The menu is very complete and prices are starting from €5.50 Carrer del Consell de Cent, 378, 08009 […]

  • Our favorite hidden gems in Barcelona

    Our favorite hidden gems in Barcelona

    Discover here our Top 10 Hidden Gems of Barcelona! Barcelona basically has everything you could possibly want and need. The city offers the most stunning architecture, it has the beach, delicious food and great culture. For that reason, the city attracts millions of tourists every year. Here you can completely immerge yourself in the vibrant […]

  • The best rooftop bars

    The best rooftop bars

    Best rooftop bars in Barcelona Many of the luxury hotels in Barcelona have a stunning rooftop terras located on top of the building which in many cases has free access even when you are not staying at the hotel. It´s the perfect located to surprise your friends or partner or just to go up and […]

  • Where to stay in Barcelona

    Where to stay in Barcelona

    Which “Barrio” suits you best? If you are planning to visit Barcelona, it can be a challenge to decide in which area you want to stay. Barcelona has a lot of different ´Barrio´s´ with all of them their own distinctive facets and characteristics. Below we will describe some of Barcelona’s nicest neighborhoods, some hotel tips […]

  • Most charming tea places in Barcelona

    Most charming tea places in Barcelona

    Did you know that Barcelona also has lots of lovely and authentic tea places? Like in every big city, Barcelona´s city center has trendy, artisan coffeeshops on every corner.  However, did you know that Barcelona also has lots of lovely and authentic tea places? Why not surprise yourself and choose something different then coffee. Below […]

  • Discover the first Lego flagship store in Barcelona

    Discover the first Lego flagship store in Barcelona

    Barcelona will be the city where the Danish company opens its new and first flagship store in Spain. The Flagship Store, which will be a monument to Barcelona’s imagination. It will provide guests with a whole 100% LEGO experience with a healthy dose of creativity. Local winks will be featured at the Barcelona store, following […]

  • Discover the amazing views of the Tibidabo

    Discover the amazing views of the Tibidabo

    The mountain of the Tibidabo is, with 512 meters above sea level, the highest peak in the Collserola mountain range, in the municipality of Barcelona. It is popular for its views over the city and for its natural spaces, which are used for recreational purposes. The name “Tibi dābō, which in Latin means ‘I will […]

  • Colors and flavors at La Boqueria Market

    Colors and flavors at La Boqueria Market

    La Boqueria, first documents confirming the presence of meat stalls on Pla de la Boqueria brings us back to the year 1217 as part of a series of street markets located on the Rambla. Today it is one of Barcelona´s most famous indoor markets. A must visit if you are exploring the City center. It […]

  • Barcelona´s Best beaches

    Barcelona´s Best beaches

    Barcelona beaches Even without its beaches, Barcelona would be one of Europe’s coolest destinations thanks to its groundbreaking food scene, unique architecture and legendary nightlife.But the cherry on the sundae is the three-mile strip of nearly continuous golden sand, which is so wired into its heart that it’s like the entire city’s backyard.Much of the […]

  • Most charming coffee places in Barcelona

    Most charming coffee places in Barcelona

    Coffee places to discover in Barcelona Barcelona´s community of artisan coffee roasters keeps growing every day. Every barrio busts out of its seams with the trendiest coffee shops. Below you will find a few of the most authentic coffee places that hold a great atmosphere. Satan´s coffee corner If you are the trendy type and […]

  • Choosing the Right Ticket For Barcelona’s Subway.

    Choosing the Right Ticket For Barcelona’s Subway.

    Looking to buy metrotickets in Barcelona? Here you can find all the information you need. On where to buy metro tickets in Barcelona, operating hours, or the difference between a day ticket and a T-Familiar. Barcelona subway tickets can be purchased in the metro station with cash or by credit card, at a ticket machine, […]

  • Discover the beautiful Ciutadella Park

    Discover the beautiful Ciutadella Park

    Discover the Cuitadella Park, Barcelona Park de la Ciutadella. 1714 was the year that the Spanisch invaded Catalunya and took power. In 1715 The Spanish destroyed a big part of the old city center to built a star-shaped military fort. This is the place and seize of where the park is situated. The fort was […]

  • The most visited museums

    The most visited museums

    1. Museu FC Barcelona President Nuñez With a capacity of 99,354, FC Barcelona has the largest stadium (Camp Nou) in Europe, The stadium’s maximum height is 48 meters, and it covers a surface area of 55,000 square meters. It has also the best club museum in the world. The photos, paintings and trophies attract more […]

  • Fresh Fast Food  Places in Barcelona

    Fresh Fast Food Places in Barcelona

    Fresh fast food in Barcelona With a few thousand restaurants to choose from there is nothing more satisfying on some days than getting a good fresh fast meal for a great price. Here we have listed some of the popular ones. Most of these places work together with Deliveroo or Glovo delivery services in case […]

  • Who was Gaudi´s friend, Eusebi Guell?

    Who was Gaudi´s friend, Eusebi Guell?

    Eusebi Güell, one of Gaudi´s biggest admirers, lifelong friend and patron. The Family Güell From the book La vida a palau, Eusabie Guell, Antoni Gaudi. Two houses and a project. As (almost) every visitor of Barcelona knows, Antoni Gaudí shaped the Barcelona cityscape like no other. His work and the history of the city remain […]

  • Christmas in Barcelona 2021

    Christmas in Barcelona 2021

    Christmas in Barcelona 202 Summer still seems around the corner but Barcelona is getting ready again for the festive season. The Christmas season in Barcelona starts on December 8th, the day of the Immaculate Conception. From that day on, people start decorating their houses and the city will be glittering with Christmas lights. Christmas isn’t […]

  • Ice creams in Barcelona

    Ice creams in Barcelona

    Ice creams in Barcelona Hot summer nights ask for ice creams in Barcelona, discover some of the best ice cream shops in the city. Good luck making a choice! Gelaaati di Marco Because of its location you could call this a tourist ice cream shop but does it matter! In Gelaaati Di Marco you can […]

  • Delicious Vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona

    Delicious Vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona

    Vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona Times are changing and more and more restaurants offer vegetarian or vegan dishes but nothing nicer than a menu card full of deliciously prepared veggies and fresh fruits. Here we have listed some of the popular vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona where you will be spoiled with fresh local fruits and vegetables […]

  • Magic Fountain Show at Montjuic

    Magic Fountain Show at Montjuic

    The resumption of the Magic Fountain’s shows is awaiting authorisation from Barcelona City Council’s Covid Committee and the City Events Committee. For more information check the website: https://www.barcelona.cat/en/what-to-do-in-bcn/magic-fountain Magic Fountain show Barcelona The Magic Fountain sound and light show is well worth a visit as the magical surroundings combined with the water, music and light […]

  • Corona measures in Barcelona

    Corona measures in Barcelona

    Travelling to Barcelona this summer? With the Covid rules changing frequently it is difficult for most people to stay updated, especially if you have the desire to travel to another country. As far as it looks today, Spain is opening it´s borders for tourism again this summer, but as things change fast it sometimes is […]

  • Great Bars in Barcelona

    Great Bars in Barcelona

    There are few occasions when we go out at night in Barcelona and do not find a place to have a few drinks. Barcelona breathes the Spanish guitar, but also and perhaps above all, it is an artistic and bohemian city with many good bars to discover. Here we have listed some favorites. Most of […]

  • Barcelona, a bike-friendly city.

    Barcelona, a bike-friendly city.

    Is Barcelona bike friendly? Today Barcelona has grown to one of the most bike-friendly cities in the world. Not more than 10 years ago, it was hard to spot a cyclist and the city did not seem to care about the infrastructure nor the safety aspects for cyclists. In the last few years, Barcelona has […]

  • Surfing in Barcelona

    Surfing in Barcelona

    Enjoy some surfing in Barcelona  Surfing in Barcelona was unknown until 1978, when Catalan Evan Illas returned to Barcelona after a trip through Australia, he was obsessed by a new activity. During his adventure some surfers caught his attention and after trying surfing himself, he was immediately hooked, so he bought a surfboard and brought […]

  • La Mercè Party, Barcelona 2020

    La Mercè Party, Barcelona 2020

    The annual fiestas of la Mercè are the biggest, but above all the nicest fiestas in the city. According to tradition, the city center is transformed into a city full of spectacles and activities for a few days. This year, despite Covid-19, there will also be a party on September 23, 24, 26 and 27 […]

  • Christmas in Barcelona 2020

    Christmas in Barcelona 2020

    Barcelona during the Christmas period. Barcelona is ready again for a new Christmas season. As the tradition dictates, there is the well-known light show that starts this Thursday (28/11/2019). During the coming weeks the city will be decorated and lit with Christmas decorations and there are various markets to enjoy on the occasion of the […]

  • The best ski resorts close by

    The best ski resorts close by

    It´s time to put a pair of ski pants and gloves in your luggage if you are planning to go to visit Barcelona this winter. Here we list some of the best ski resorts near Barcelona and how to get there. It is probably one of the last things that you think of when you […]

  • Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 6

    Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 6

    The fun facts Quiz about Barcelona. The Sagrada Familia, the Olympics, FC Barcelona football club and many more topics in this quiz series about Barcelona. Test your knowledge and do the fun facts about Barcelona quiz 6, see what your score is right away. Fun and educational to do.  Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. […]

  • Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 4

    Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 4

    The fun facts Quiz about Barcelona. The Sagrada Familia, the Olympics, FC Barcelona football club and many more topics in this quiz series about Barcelona. Test your knowledge and do the fun facts about Barcelona quiz 4, see what your score is right away. Fun and educational to do.  Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. […]

  • Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 3

    Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 3

    The fun facts Quiz about Barcelona. The Sagrada Familia, the Olympics, FC Barcelona football club and many more topics in this quiz series about Barcelona. Test your knowledge and do the fun facts about Barcelona quiz 3, see what your score is right away. Fun and educational to do.   Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. […]

  • Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 2

    Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 2

    The fun facts Quiz about Barcelona. The Sagrada Familia, the Olympics, FC Barcelona football club and many more topics in this quiz series about Barcelona. Test your knowledge and do the fun facts about Barcelona quiz 2, see what your score is right away. Fun and educational to do.  Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. […]

  • Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 1

    Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 1

    Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. The Sagrada Familia, the Olympics, FC Barcelona football club and many more topics in this quiz series about Barcelona. Test your knowledge and do the fun facts about Barcelona quiz 1, see what your score is right away. Fun and educational to do. Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. […]

  • Nice cycling routes to enjoy

    Nice cycling routes to enjoy

    Discover Barcelona by bicycle. Today, Barcelona has become one of the better cycling cities in Europe. Since a few years the city has invested a lot in bicycling lanes, today Barcelona has more than 230km of bicycling lanes to offer. The historic center of Barcelona is a magical place with enormous beauty to discover. It […]

  • Clubbing in Barcelona

    Clubbing in Barcelona

    Dancing in Barcelona, the club scene! Barcelona another city that never sleeps has a well-deserved reputation for having some of the best nightlife in Europe. Nightlife in town gets started a little later than you might be used to! Bars in Barcelona don’t get busy until around midnight on weekends and close normally around 3 […]

  • Michelin Star Restaurants in Barcelona

    Michelin Star Restaurants in Barcelona

    Discover the Michelin star restaurants in Barcelona. With over 10.000 restaurants to chose from, it can be a little overwhelming to make up your mind. If you like to experience new things and the budget is not a problem, than you should at least try one of these restaurants. Barcelona is one of the cities […]

  • What type of transport to use in Barcelona

    What type of transport to use in Barcelona

    Transport in Barcelona Barcelona is a big city with a lots of transport. There are many options to get from A to B and over the years the transportion options are only expanding. With new companies like Electra or Donkey bikes offering bicycles and motor scooters by mobile applications, it can be nice to drive […]

  • El Camp Nou, how to get tickets

    El Camp Nou, how to get tickets

    El Camp Nou, how to get tickets. Even if you are not really a fan of football the Camp Nou tour can be fun. But if you are, this is a great way to spend some of your time in Barcelona.  On a good day, there are around 90.000 spectators in the stadium and besides […]

  • The Correfocs, a great event with lot´s of fireworks

    The Correfocs, a great event with lot´s of fireworks

    The Correfocs a fun but crazy intense tradition. If you like to see and do different things, this is another good one too. The Correfocs takes place several times a year on different locations through Catalunya. One of the most popular and fun ones is the one of the barrio Gracia that takes place every […]

  • Discover Barcelona´s best Skate Spots

    Discover Barcelona´s best Skate Spots

    Most of the apartments in the little streets of Barcelona are not really soundproof for noise from the street, If you have stayed in one of these little streets of the city center before you have sure noticed them at night going on there skateboards, right skaters. In the day time, you don´t only hear […]

  • Learn more about Antoni Cornet Gaudi

    Learn more about Antoni Cornet Gaudi

    Antoni Cornet Gaudi Anthoni Gaudi Cornet was born in 1852 in a Catalan village called Reus. When Gaudi received his diploma of architecture in 1878 his teachers were still not sure if Gaudi was a crazy man or a genius. Later turned out he was a genius, he was just many years ahead than others. […]

  • The history of the Sagrada Familia

    The history of the Sagrada Familia

    The Sagrada Familia The start of the building of the Church took place in 1881 however it was not Anthoni Gaudi who started the works. When two years later in 1883 the project seemed to fail Gaudi took over and started from scratch, designing the world famous Sagrada Familia. One of the reasons why it […]

  • Barcelona Street Art

    Barcelona Street Art

    Street art in Barcelona. Do you like graffiti and are you visiting Barcelona, then take a look at the hotspots of the city. Read more… For many street art lovers, Barcelona is a dream come thru as street art is spotted all over the city. There are several free walls (murs lliures) where many times […]

  • Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 5

    Fun facts Barcelona Quiz 5

    The fun facts Quiz about Barcelona. The Sagrada Familia, the Olympics, FC Barcelona football club and many more topics in this quiz series about Barcelona. Test your knowledge and do the fun facts about Barcelona quiz 5, see what your score is right away. Fun and educational to do.  Do the fun facts Barcelona Quiz. […]

  • Bicycle tours in Barcelona

    Bicycle tours in Barcelona

    The Say Barcelona Bicycle tours With young children or adolescent troublemakers on a city trip? Our tour guides customize the tour to the group’s interests and know-how to engage both young and old. Our private tours are great for couples and small groups visiting Barcelona as a pair or with friends. Do you prefer a […]