Guided walking tours of Barcelona – the Cathedral of the Sea

Walk through the pages of “The Cathedral of the Sea” This tour from ICONO takes you around the main scenes from the famous novel, set around the Santa Maria del Mar church in Barcelona’s gothic area.

Hot-air balloon rides – a great day trip from Barcelona

Why not tear yourself away from the sights of Barcelona for a day and something a little unusual? Hot-air ballooning is one of the top 10 things that people say they would love to experience so if you haven’t already given it try, now is your chance…

El Tablao de Carmen – top flamenco shows in Barcelona

For quality, authentic Flamenco shows, no need to head south. El Tablao de Carmen in Barcelona is the best show around and is the top choice for anyone looking for the real thing.

Guided tours for architecture junkies

Architecture and design junkies rejoice! Whatever your taste, from Antonio Gaudi to Zaha Hadid, Artchitectours have the perfect guided tours of the best Barcelona has to offer.

Free your mind with the Arabian relaxation therapies…

In an age where plastic surgery and quick fix shots are the key to looking younger, get back to basics at Rituels D’Orient and discover why the traditional Hammam still offers the best feel-good technique around.

Introducing the Gótico – where it all began

El Gotico is the very heart of Barcelona and where the city began many, many years ago. Join us in a series of articles on this unique barrio of Barcelona as we discover and share with you the best bars, restaurants, shops, sights and attractions. A maze a narrow streets and fantastic architecture, you’ll fall in love with Gotico.

Have your own space in the city with Parking Viajeros

If you are looking for a cheap, central and secure place to park your vehicle when you are in Barcelona, Parking Viajeros is ideal. With a great location in the city, they offer fantastic rates and have 24 hour surveillance.

We’ve Tried: Illa Fantasia Water Park with Julia Travel

Who would turn down a free trip to a water park on a hot Saturday in June? Not me! Here is my experience at Illa Fantasia, located just 20 from the centre of Barcelona, with free bus travel provided!

The ticket that lets you skip the queues at Casa Batlló

If you think the exterior of Casa Batlló is impressive, just wait until you get inside! The interior is an architectural gem, brimming with creativity, imagination and fantasy. Avoid queuing with the crowds by buying a ticket with Ticketbar.
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Barcelona’s five best picnic spots

Barcelona is blessed with good weather all year round, so it's the perfect place to pack up a hamper and have a picnic outdoors. We show you five of our favourite spots around the city to enjoy a packed lunch with friends.