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 unmissable sights in Barcelona
Welcome to the Time Out Eat List, our handpicked ‘best of’ Barcelona City’s food scene
We've rounded up our favourite shops in Barcelona so you can enjoy your shopping spree to the fullest
Whether your tipple is wine, beer, vermouth, or a cocktail, we’ve come up with this list of the 20 best drinking dens
Nightlife in Barcelona is as wild as you want it to be, and you can find a club night, session or party every night of the week
Fancy a dance? Find the city's top places to boogie all night long to your favourite tracks, no matter what your taste
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 22 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
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
Jazz and hip-hop music festivals, the massive La Mercè celebration, Sitges & In-Edit film fests
Some of our favourite festivals and events to enjoy in Barcelona all year round
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
Explore Catalonia, a magical place with a magnificent medieval legacy: castles, stone bridges, churches...
Wine, Mediterranean cuisine and spectacular surroundings in the new Familia Torres restaurant
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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
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
Offering stylish rooms with free, high-speed Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations, Primero Primera is located in the Sarrià district. 5 minutes’ walk from Les...
Hotel Brummell is a 20-room boutique hotel located a few steps from the Miró Foundation and The Grec theatre. Guests will benefit from free and unlimited...
Located between the stylish Paseo de Gràcia and Rambla de Catalunya, Alexandra Barcelona Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton offers a private terrace with an...
Situated 200 metres from Barcelona’s Magic Fountain, the elegant Crowne Plaza Barcelona - Fira Center offers spacious rooms with a flat-screen TV and...
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 just 5 minutes’ walk from Barcelona’s Plaza Catalunya, Cotton House Hotel, Autograph Collection, A Marriott Luxury & Lifestyle Hotel, offers...
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,...
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...
Featuring a rootop pool, this boutique hotel is located in Barcelona’s historic centre, close to Palau de la Música Concert Hall, the Cathedral and the...
The Petit Palace Boqueria Garden is set in a historic 19th-century building by La Boqueria Market, 10 metres from Las Ramblas, and offers free high-speed...
A lovely space with an imaginative cuisine that stimulates all five senses (hence the name). You’ll be blown away by their range of superb, original...
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...
Mediterranean fish cuisine with modern touches, and in a chic setting: the cable car tower that looks down over the port. As you can imagine, bringing...
Space located in the neighborhood of Gracia and where you can taste an excellent gastronomic offer based on the elaboration of dishes of Venezuelan and Latin...
First established in 1957, Can Ramonet has since given birth to El Nou Ramonet, La Fresca and La Vinoteca, and it remains the flagship of the group...
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...
A Barcelona classic that opened over 20 years ago and is a haven of peace and quiet. This neighbourhood brings in a variety of customers: CCCB employees,...
Il Giardinetto is frequented not only by those with great palates who know quality when they taste it, but also by romantics as well as those nostalgic for a...
This modernist restaurant, which opened in 1900, is not cheap, but you’ll find that the prices are completely justified.
Down a little street right near Plaça Catalunya you can enjoy a lunch menu that offers so many dishes to choose from, it's not nearly as limiting as...
First-class museums? World-beating clubs? Stroopwafel? You’re in the right place
Heading to Barca? We say kick off with these big-hitting attractions
Whether you’re more into a ‘Museum Island’ or a 24-hour shape-throwing sesh
From legendary cricket grounds to JRR Tolkien’s old hangouts, don’t miss these sights
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The city centre is small, making it possible to pack in several attractions in one day