With so much to do in Barcelona, where do you start? Right here!
In Barcelona's museums you'll find big names, but also works from medieval times to the present
If your wallet allows and you want to pay tribute, here's the list of Barcelona's 24 star-studded restaurants
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
We dare to pick the 20 best places in Barcelona to get this popular tapa of potatoes served with a spicy sauce
Fancy a dance? Find the city's top places to boogie all night long to your favourite tracks, no matter what your taste
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
From hangover restoratives to fancy breakfast feasts, dig in to our guide to the best brunches in town
Round up the whole family for a fun day out in Barcelona
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
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
Sónar and Cruïlla, outdoor film fests, Sant Joan and the Gràcia fest, Gay Pride, the Grec
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...
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...
Located on the ground floor of The Corner Hotel, this restaurant brings a taste of New York to the center of Barcelona. Offering a brunch menu with simple,...
Situated 200 metres from Barcelona’s Magic Fountain, the elegant Crowne Plaza Barcelona - Fira Center offers spacious rooms with a flat-screen TV and...
Residencia Salesiana Martí-Codolar is a historic landmark in Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona. It offers well-priced accommodation with private bathrooms and free...
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...
Hotel SB Diagonal Zero Barcelona is opposite Barcelona’s International Convention Centre and Barcelona's Forum Auditorium. It has a spa, a gym, a seasonal...
This luxury hotel right on Passeig de Gràcia plays host to its Banker'sBar every Wednesday, when it's decorated with old safes and the like, left over...
Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona GL offers luxurious accommodation in a neoclassical building on Passeig de Gràcia. It features a spa, rooftop...
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...
Signature catering company Singularis manages El Mirador del Palau – the restaurant at the Palau de la Música. The restaurant that's part of...
The Bicnic restaurant is located on Girona street, next to the Jardines de Jaume Perich, in the Eixample district of Barcelona. Bicnic is a "gastronomic...
A spectacular modernist restaurant that is home to a traditional style of cooking adapted by the creative genius of Martín Berasategui. In summer, it...
A meeting point between the Born area’s artsy scene and finest barbecued Argentinean meat dishes. Don’t miss the desserts.
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...
Sergi Canals, a young veteran of the culinary world (Omm, Txakolin, and Italian and Japanese restaurants all over the world), has opened Riera 29, a...
A place that is much more than a mere Asian tapas restaurant. Its cuisine is mainly based on Japanese cuisine, with Latin touches. And so, white fish ceviche...
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...
These must-see attractions take you on a journey around cathedrals, monasteries, castles and other spectacular buildings
These experiences will bring you closer to the varied natural world in Catalonia
These 50 incredible restaurants serve an array of dishes that won't fail to please your palate
Get to know Catalan heritage through castles, prehistoric villages, modernista buildings, monasteries and churches
Catalonia boasts more than 500 kilometres of coastline with magnificent beaches and coves. We recommend some of the best
This coastal destination in the middle of the Costa Daurada offers plenty of leisure and entertainment for the whole family
As well as the fine sand of its beaches, Calafell is full of other treasures, both cultural and historical, that are worth exploring
The world of Priorat is all about wine, but that's not all...
Enjoy meals in the food haven of Cambrils, relax at the beach, stroll through the old town...
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