As home to one of Spain’s most surreal sights — the Salvador Dalí Museum — the town of Figueres is among Barcelona’s top day-trip destinations. Before Dalí’s fame, though, Figueres was just like any other village, settled along a river. Figueres (meaning “fig trees,” given that they used to grow abundantly in the region), was infamously hit [...]
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June 14, 2013
HURRY! Book by June 20, 2013 to save 50% on the recommended retail price for select tours in Barcelona. This exclusive offer applies to all scheduled departure times and dates through December 31 , 2013. Please note that this offer is available for new transactions only and cannot be applied to any existing booking.
June 12, 2013
Few regions in the world can boast more culinary acclaim than that of Spain’s Catalonia, and no place showcases this better than the Catalan capital of Barcelona. From morning until night, here is a food lovers guide to Barcelona that has the stops you should make to experience some of the best flavors that the [...]
May 28, 2013
Why bother leaving Barcelona? Well, because loads of worthwhile cities and sights sit easily within your reach. Here are a few of the Barcelona’s top day-trip-worthy destinations.
May 14, 2013
A visit to Barcelona’s myriad of awesome sights can certainly take a toll on one’s wallet, so here are a few ways to get to know the Catalan city without burning all of your spending money.
April 18, 2013
There are few better ways to dive head-first into the culture of a country than to embrace its national sporting obsession. In a country like Spain, that means going to a soccer game – and in Barcelona, that means heading directly for FC Barcelona’s stadium, no questions asked.
April 16, 2013
Walking down Barcelona’s famous shopping street Passeig de Gracia, you’ll come across more than just stores, but also one of the city’s most iconic structures: La Pedrera. With an undulating façade decorated with leafy-like wrought-iron balconies, it’s a sight to be seen both inside, outside and from above.
March 26, 2013
While there may be loads to see and do in the city of Barcelona itself, no trip would be complete without a visit to its shoreline. Here are few of the city’s most famous beaches worth a sandy stroll.
March 19, 2013
Few moments in the year hold more promise than spring in Barcelona: As the weather warms up, the city emerges from its winter hibernation, and so do all the activities that come along with it.
January 22, 2013