Take a look at our pick of the best things to do in Barcelona for the very best attractions, events and activities in town
Museums, squares, gardens, landmarks... discover these 50 best attractions in Barcelona
Welcome to the Time Out Eat List, our handpicked ‘best of’ Barcelona City’s food scene
Fancy a dance? Find the city's top places to boogie all night long to your favourite tracks, no matter what your taste
Whether your tipple is wine, beer, vermouth, or a cocktail, we’ve come up with this list of the 20 best bars in Barcelona
In Barcelona's museums you'll find big names, but also works from medieval times to the present
If you fancy having a drink while taking in a great view, you'll definitely want to check out a rooftop bar or two in Barcelona
If your wallet allows and you want to pay tribute, here's the list of Barcelona's 22 star-studded restaurants
Dying to try tapas but not sure where to go? We help you find the best mini-meals
Whenever you're in town and ready for a big night out, you'll find these 10 fiestas ready to give it to you on a monthly basis
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Sip cocktails by the sea, and dine on Mediterranean cuisine at Besito Beach in Sitges
Enjoy a getaway near enough to Barcelona to go by car (private or shared)
Five spots in the regions of Barcelona where you can eat while admiring natural surrounds
These buildings in the regions of Barcelona are all from the Catalan modernist period and style
There's something special about trips in the regions of Barcelona that end in a summit
Sónar and Cruïlla, outdoor film fests, Sant Joan and the Gràcia fest, Gay Pride, the Grec
Jazz and hip-hop music festivals, the massive La Mercè celebration, Sitges & In-Edit film fests
Christmas markets, New Year parties, Kings' Day, the Mobile World Congress, Carnival
Primavera Sound, the big marathon, Guitar BCN festival, Sant Jordi's books and roses
Some of our favourite festivals and events to enjoy in Barcelona all year round
Cool off in an original and different bar located right on the beachfront
These are the 20 best sightseeing spots you’d be mad to miss
Get to know the sunny Catalan capital without breaking a sweat
Don't miss Barcelona's impressive Gothic cathedral, which dates back to 1298
Perfect for first-time visitors, the tour will show you the city’s most iconic sights
Discover the ancient, medieval and modern sights of Barcelona on this hop-on hop-off tour
Discover a magical underwater world at Barcelona's Aquarium, with the big draw – sharks!
Pack your passport and expand your horizons on a day trip from Barcelona
Enjoy fun for all the family at Spain’s top theme park and aquatic center: PortAventura and Costa Caribe! Simply head inside the parks with an entrance ticket and enjoy the rides at your own pace. Discover roller coasters, accelerator rides and ‘Sesame Street’ adventures in PortAventura, or head to Costa Caribe to splash around with water jets and free-fall slides.
Artists Gaudí and Jujol took an ordinary apartment block and completely remodelled it
Barcelona boasts seven kilometres of golden sands, and this is also where you'll find some of the city's best seafood restaurants
A stroll through the medieval alleyways and secluded squares of the Old City is the best possible introduction to Barcelona
Explore some of Barcelona's prettiest streets and most magical architecture
Once a no-go area for tourists, the Raval is being transformed
You can't think of Gràcia without thinking of it's 'Festa Major', a weeklong street fair and party that takes over the neighbourhood
A modernista showcase: its buildings include Gaudí's Sagrada Família and La Pedrera
It's often left off visitors' itineraries, but the hill of Montjuïc merits a wander
Sarrià is the city's uptown area for its more posh homes, shops and restaurants
Located just 5 minutes’ walk from Barcelona’s Plaza Catalunya, Cotton House Hotel, Autograph Collection, A Marriott Luxury & Lifestyle Hotel, offers...
Situated on Plaza Catalunya in the centre of Barcelona, the Hotel Olivia Plaza offers free Wi-Fi and a terrace bar with views of Santa Ana Church. Stylish...
This chic, exclusive hotel is set in an 18th-century aristocratic house overlooking a secluded square in the heart of the Gothic Quarter. Its contemporary...
Set in 25,000 square metres of beautiful gardens and offering fantastic views of Barcelona, Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I is a luxury hotel set on Diagonal...
This comfortable hotel is located next to Sants AVE Train Station and offers panoramic views of Barcelona. Gran Hotel Torre Catalunya has a bar for exclusive...
Hotel SB Diagonal Zero Barcelona is opposite Barcelona’s International Convention Centre and Barcelona's Forum Auditorium. It has a spa, a gym, a...
Located up on Mount Tibidabo, the five-star Gran Hotel La Florida offers spectacular views over Barcelona and the Mediterranean Sea. Guests enjoy free access...
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, H10 Cubik offers accommodation in Barcelona. The hotel has a seasonal outdoor pool and terrace, and guests can...
Alma Barcelona is set in an attractive building just off Barcelona’s Passeig de Gràcia. It offers a spa, a stylish restaurant with a terrace, and...
Hotel España is situated in a 19th-century building in central Barcelona, within 100 metres of the Ramblas and Liceu Theatre. Its Mediterranean restaurant is...
Raül Balam, son of Carme Ruscalleda, earned his second Michelin star in 2013 with this leading hotel restaurant. Like the original in Sant Pau, the...
Here's yet another traditional Catalan restaurant that really should be protected under by UNESCO as a local heritage site. Every once in a while a crafty...
There are some restaurants that, one way or another, always turn up on lists of recommended places to eat, whether you're searching online for where to get a...
In this Italian corner in the heart of Barcelona's Eixample, you can taste typical Italian cuisine, as well as accompany your dishes with delicious artisanal...
The motto of Paola di Meo (dining room) and Miguel Portillo (kitchen) at Tarantín is 'serious Caribbean cuisine'. They're from Maracaibo, a place...
An exclusive Argentinean restaurant with meat from all over the world and handmade pasta. You’ll often find familiar faces from the world of sport here...
Over the years, Osmosis has established itself as a place for affordable, creative and excellent cuisine – a fine-tuned machine when it comes to set...
I'd heard the best thing about Gamba de la Costa were the grilled prawns, a simple dish where the outcome depends on the right grill, the quality of the...
Here's a happy surprise in Sants. Just next to the neighbourhood municipal market, Carmen Ramírez runs Amassame, a restaurant inspired by her love for...
Whether you’re more into a ‘Museum Island’ or a 24-hour shape-throwing sesh
It wouldn’t be an overstatement to say quaint Edinburgh is a photographer’s dream
This list should help you get a sense of this storied yet ever-changing city as it is right now
Here’s how to get the best out of the cosmopolitan heart of Western culture
If you thought Cambridge was all bucolic riverside walks, then, well... you’re spot-on
You’d struggle find somewhere more permissive than central Budapest
Oxford has imposing spires and picture-postcard cobbles that few cities can match
It’s not all about shopping here: delve into history, art and heaps of excellent food
All our favourite sights, plus a few under-the-radar experiences you shouldn’t miss
See the Duomo and gaze at the Statue of David before heading to the Uffizi galleries