Quick Catalan lesson for your trip to Barcelona

Quick Catalan lesson for your trip to Barcelona

If you are looking to plan the perfect trip to Barcelona and you want to have a quick Catalan lesson for your trip, this is the right place to be. We will present you with some of the basic words you can use to manage your trip while staying at the same time at an apartment that you have rented.

There are some basic phrases and sentences that you need to know in Catalan if you want to order food, ask for the nearest metro or bus or for the way to Sagrada Familia or to your apartment in Barcelona or greet the locals here you will find exactly what you need.

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Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona

Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona: all you should know

May visit Barcelona for the food, others for the architecture, the museums and the rich history and others for Las Ramblas. But some aficionados are looking forward each year to visit Barcelona for a different reason. Music lovers all over Europe and the world every year put the Primavera Sound Festival in their calendar.

When the lineup for Primavera is revealed, everyone is talking about and all rush online to buy their tickets before they run out. And after that, once you have your ticket secured, you need to search for an apartment to rent in Barcelona. An apartment that will be close to the Forum where the festival is held (El Born or Sagrada Familia), an apartment that you can share with your friends and that will give you all the comforts of a hotel along with the experience of living like a local.

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A perfect trip to Barcelona

How to plan your perfect trip to Barcelona

Have you ever found yourself in a position where you want to plan the perfect trip to Barcelona but you have no idea what to see, what to do and where to find tourist information? Or you always dreamt of visiting this exquisite city of Spain but you are lost in the information available online?

Here you will find a quick guide about the places to visit, the things to do, where to get tourist information as well as how to find the best accommodation and rent an apartment.

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travelling to Barcelona in May

Why travelling to Barcelona in May?

Barcelona is a metropolitan, great and vibrant city that has always something to offer you. People visit it all year round and are left with the best of impressions. The history, the architecture, the people, the sights, the natural reserves, the Ramblas, the food, the tapas, the neighborhoods, the parties, the people, the festivals and the fairs, all those are reasons people prefer Barcelona as their traveling destination. During spring, winter, autumn and summer with its beaches and extrovert people, Barcelona is always fun and interesting to be at.

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April Fair

April Fair: a piece of Seville in the tradition of Barcelona

Every year, during the last week of April and around the first days of May people flock into Barcelona to attend one of the more colorful events in Spain. The April Fair of Catalonia or in Spanish “Feria de abril de Cataluña”, considered to be one of the biggest fairs in Spain during spring, attracts a variety of tourists and people from all over the world, bringing to Barcelona a taste of Seville.

This year it will take place between April the 26th and the 04th of May and as usual it will be held in Parc del Fòrum, the same place that is held for years now. Entrance and admission are free and you can get there very easily via Metro. You can find cheap accommodation nearby and you can rent an apartment in Barcelona close to the fair so you won’t miss out.

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Barcelona nature: Collserola Park

Best nature reserves to enjoy nature in Barcelona

Many people when preparing to visit Barcelona they have various things in mind. The architecture, the beach, the people, the parties, the tapas and the rich history. But few actually know that in this great city of Spain there are many other things to do and enjoy.

Barcelona, actually, has many nature reserves and many parks to visit. There you can exercise, go for a walk, a hike or a jog, gather some friends and have a picnic or just breathe some fresh air while having a great view of the city at the same time. So, if you are looking to rent an apartment in Barcelona for your stay, there are many options and areas that can allow you to visit some of the cities best nature reserves.

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Mountains of Barcelona

Climbing in the mountains of Barcelona: connect with nature

While many associate a good time in the Catalan capital with the city, did you know how popular the mountains of Barcelona are?

The beauty of nature is all around us, as is the impressive architecture of man. However, few locations can match the booming, stand-out and truly beautiful mountains of Barcelona. If you come to the city and feel like you could maybe use a short detour to make the most of nature, then you should absolutely look to do so. Where, though, should your journey through nature begin here?

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Details of Palau de la Musica Catalana, outdoor, Barcelona ,Spain

Music in Barcelona: a wide range of options

As one of the most powerful and lasting forms of expression, music in Barcelona has become a major tool of the people. Many residents of Barcelona will spend their weekends enjoying music old and new, taking in various musical scenes across the city. As a city that is proud of its rich musical heritage, you’ll find all manner of innovative, exciting spaces to come and check out across the Barcelona music scene.

From classic music to more modern takes, you’ll find that there is an opportunity for everyone to enjoy their music here in the city of Barcelona.

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Theatre in Barcelona

Theatre in Barcelona: art and passion

As a city known for its creative edge, you might not be shocked to find that theatre in Barcelona is very popular. Like all of the arts, Barcelona finds a space for theatre fans to truly enjoy themselves. There are many places to visit and productions to enjoy though, so you should definitely look to check out some of the most popular theaters around.

What, though, makes the theatre in Barcelona such a major part of the city? Where in history did the theater become such a prominent part of its culture and identity?

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