La Ramblas, Sagrada Familia, Bouqueria market – theses are of course the most popular and touristy of Barcelona’s attractions. And they’re all worth visiting. But when you want to step away from the street buskers (and pickpockets) of La Ramblas and escape the camera-toting crowds of the beaten path, you’ll […]

Avoiding the Crowds in Barcelona

Camp Nou FC Barcelona Stadium is one of the most visited sports stadiums in Spain and is home to the legendary FC Barcelona. Having set the scene for the biggest football battles in Spain’s sporting history, the stadium has hosted many major matches in the country, including two UEFA Champions […]

Camp Nou FC Barcelona Stadium

Christmas markets are sprinkled throughout Barcelona; if you don’t find anything in one you can always hop over to another to hunt down goodies and unique gifts. Although the Christmas markets in Barcelona can barely compare to the main market in Madrid in sheer size, there are quite a few […]

Christmas Markets in Barcelona

Barcelona is Spain’s second biggest city in both area and population, with its attractions scattered all over various corners of the city. To get around the city, your best bet would be to take the public transport than walk around the city.  Stretching from the old city centre, Barri Gotic, […]

Getting Around Barcelona

One of the best ways to see the sprawling city of Barcelona is on two wheels. Unlike most major Spanish cities, attractions in Barcelona are scattered all over the city and commuting from one place to another requires time. Instead of taking the metro or bus, bike tours in Barcelona […]

Bike Tours in Barcelona

Barcelona, being the capital of Catalonia, is a gourmet hub for foodies and wine-lovers. Its collection of Michelin starred restaurants is impressive, and its series of avant-garde wine bars, specialty olive oil and chocolate shops enticing and best of all, Barcelona is home to some of the top food markets […]

Food and Market Walking Tour in Barcelona

Mention Barcelona and you’ll often think of avant garde architecture, sun-drenched beach boulevards and quirky art work.  But Barcelona is more than just that: futuristic designs and charming historical flair co-exist. Although the chic, vibrant city embraces contemporary designs, it hasn’t forgotten its past. For those planning a trip to […]

Things You Should Know About Barcelona

Spain is a rewarding travel destination that caters to all types of travelers — be it the culture vulture, adventure traveler or nocturnal animal. From an explosive art scene to the raucous bullfighting culture to the rich tapas tradition, Spain has plenty to offer to both first-time visitors and frequent […]

10 Days in Spain: Itinerary Ideas

Spain’s second biggest city is a world of extreme — avant garde styles mixed with age-old traditions. A sizzling crucible of flavors and culture, Barcelona’s Boqueria market is a feast for the eyes while its vibrant modern art scene seduces young, hip travelers with fascinating colors. Barcelona is also a […]

3 Days in Barcelona: Itinerary Ideas