Barcelona has it all – sun, historic sights, glorious beaches and a touch of the contemporary. This bustling city makes the perfect city break for couples, families and solo travelers and is an ideal destination for cultural thrills and fabulous cuisine. The gothic architecture sits alongside the contemporary harlequin style buildings and offer a fantastic choice of sights for visitors to explore. This patchwork of styles is threaded through the city and framed by seven beautiful beaches for the sun worshippers to unwind and enjoy the many months of sunshine that Barcelona has to offer.
The city is a canvas of Gaudi’s works with the largest concentration of his work found here. Head to the iconic Sagrada Família where you will see his unique style of work still under construction more than a century after he began. The level of detail is incredible and a feast for the eyes with completion not expected until 2026.
Football fans will enjoy a visit to the Camp Nou stadium, home to Barça FC. Enjoy a tour of the stadium where you can get up close to the famous turf, sit where some of the most famous footballers in the world have sat in the changing rooms, jog up the tunnel to a hero’s welcome and head to the famous cutting-edge museum where you get to see iconic footballing mementos.
For those that enjoy the great outdoors head to the city’s Botanic Garden that sits alongside the Olympic Garden which is fantastic to explore the magnificent views and mix of exotic plants from all over the world.
For the shopper’s head to the famous Las Ramblas where you will find top boutiques, restaurants and big-name brands plus the La Boqueria Food Market where you will find many tasty treats.