L’Eixample Esquerra – Barcelona’s left-leaning district

Eixample is the largest of Barcelona's districts and the are so many reasons to pay this area a visit that we have complied a short series of articles on either side of the Eixample to prepare you with what it has to offer. Start here with an introduction the left hand side, Izquierda.

Nightlife in the Gótico – where it all began

El Gotico is a hot spot in Barcelona for nightlife and you may be spoilt for choice. To make things that bit easier for you, we have prepared a selection of our favourite bars and clubs in the Gothic Quarter. Whether you want to dance until the early hours or have a simple drink after work, Gotico has it all.
El Gotico

A tour through the Gótico –where it all began

You can spend hours wandering around the narrow and winding streets, exploring or getting lost in El Gotico but to save your valuable time and tired feet we have prepared a walking tour to see the best Gotico has to offer. From Roman walls to a shoe museum, you will see all the sights.

Shopping in the Gótico –where it all began

Are you a fan of shopping? Don’t know where the best shops are in El Gotico? This article provides you will a list a fun and unique shops in Barcelona that can’t be found in the usual guidebooks. Surprise your friends and family with something a little different to the usual holiday souvenirs and take a look.

Eating out in the Gótico – where it all began

Barcelona has so many great places to eat and with many of them in El Gotico, you can spend hours wandering, getting hungrier and hungrier. We have prepared a selection of some of our favourite eateries throughout this area for all times of the day, to save you any hassle. Why not try them all and let us know your overall winner.

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.

Shop until you drop in Barcelona’s L’Eixample Esquerra

Barcelona’s Eixample Esquerra is a shopper’s paradise and is filled with edible treats and goodies, fancy art work, unique clothing, exciting home ware, interior design and so much more. Why not discover it for yourself? We almost guarantee you won’t leave empty handed. Don’t forget the credit card!

Introducing Born – an area for sophisticated travellers

Get a feel for the Borne, or ‘El Born’, district in Barcelona. With opinions, impressions and a little history about the area, our article is the perfect introduction to this sophisticated district. Famed for its cobbled streets and artistic richness, we’re sure we can whet your appetite for a visit!
Square in El Borne

Bringing Born to life – a tour through the district

Discover El Born – a fantastic, sophisticated area to spend the day in Barcelona. With everything from quaint tapas bars to avant-garde museums and ancient churches, there is something for everyone in El Borne. Read on for the perfect walk around the district, incorporating the best sights and attractions.

Bringing Born to life – top places to eat

El Born offers some great little restaurants and cafés to enjoy simple tapas or a full Catalan-style meal – there is something for everyone. Here, we have compiled a list of our favourite places to eat in the area, with contact details and maps, so you can enjoy a fantastic meal out. Bon appétit!