Just as there are cities that are known all over the world, there are also neighbourhoods that have great fame. Eixample neighbourhood in Barcelona is a perfect example of that kind of areas.
Its geometric distribution and the wide and sunny streets are totally opposite to the dark and twisted streets of the Old-Town area. So, walking through this charming neighbourhood is a great activity to do while spending winter in Barcelona.
Additionally, Eixample was the zone were wealthy elite of the society of Barcelona lived. This way, they hired the most modern architects of the moment to design their houses. That is why we find in Eixample some of the most beautiful modernistic works of Barcelona. Continue reading Eixample: the cosmopolitan Barcelona
December is a great time to travel. In spite of the cold, we have to keep warm and go out into the streets to visit new cities and discover new environments and cultures. Visiting Barcelona in December is always an excellent option. Here the winter is not as cold as in the rest of Europe. In addition, Barcelona is even more beautiful than normal when Christmas comes.
So, do not hesitate to travel to the Catalan capital to discover all its Christmas traditions: from the Christmas decoration in Barcelona to the most delicious gastronomy you can imagine. Barcelona is waiting for you! Continue reading Visiting Barcelona on December: what will you find?
Is there something better than travelling with our pets? Visiting new places with our little buddies is a great experience that is not only satisfactory to us, but also to them. This way, today we suggest visiting Barcelona with your dog.
Barcelona is a wonderful city to visit with pets because it has a lot of green places where we can enjoy the beauty of the city and our dogs can happily play and run all over.
Do you want to discover the best parks of Barcelona? In the next paragraphs, we present some places to enjoy the unique charm of Barcelona with your dog. Continue reading Best places of Barcelona to go with your dog
Barcelona city is one of the most famous touristic destinations not only in Spain, but also in Europe and the whole globe. Every year, millions of tourists enjoy the charm of the Catalan capital, taste its delicious gastronomy and discover the unique Mediterranean way of life of its inhabitants.
Barcelona is not the biggest city of Europe, but it is one of the biggest of Spain. That is why we should know how to properly move through the different areas of the city in order to make the most of our time in this amazing city. For example, if we take a stroll around Sagrada Familia and then we want to visit Tibidabo’s theme park, there is a long way from one point to another we can’t do walking. We need a ride.
So, if you are going to visit Barcelona city in the next days, weeks or months here we have a present to you! Learn with us how to move around Barcelona city from your apartment! Continue reading How to move around Barcelona city from your apartment
Las Ramblas is one of those destinations we can’t miss while we visit the Mediterranean capital. Every plan we design from our apartment for rent in Barcelona includes a walk through this central street of the city.
But Las Ramblas is not just an attractive destination. Its kilometer and two hundred meters in length hides a lot of details and what is equally interesting, its surroundings. There, we find several of the most monumental spaces of the city. What can we see around the Ramblas? Continue reading Best places to stroll around Las Ramblas
Scary times are coming! Can you imagine a better Halloween party than living Halloween in Barcelona? American tradition of Halloween is also present in Barcelona and that is why we find many people with all kind of costumes and special make-up in the streets during this amazing night.
The night of Halloween there is plenty of music and party in Barcelona. But this is not the only way of celebrating Halloween in Barcelona: escape rooms, traditional celebrations and meals, theme parks and much more.
Continue reading How to live an unforgettable Halloween in Barcelona
Barcelona is not only one of the most visited touristic destinations all around the world, but also a cultural hub where we can find all kind of artistic events. And one of these amazing cultural events that take place Barcelona province is Sitges Film Festival.
Year after year, some of the most prestigious film directors, actors and actresses walk along the red carpet of this cultural event.
Indeed, Sitges Film Festival is another example of the importance of Barcelona in the cinema. Many film directors choose Barcelona as the main stage of their works, and many others choose this Mediterranean area to present their films to the public.
From October 4th to October 14th we will enjoy the presence of prestigious film directors, famous actors and actresses and the premiere of some of the best films of the year.
So, if you are a film lover, you can’t miss this great opportunity. Do not hesitate to rent an apartment in Barcelona and discover the huge names that this unique event has in its agenda.
In this post we present some of the most important names of the festival.
Welcome to Sitges Film Festival! Continue reading Enjoy Sitges Film Festival renting an apartment in Barcelona
Barcelona is one of the most demanded touristic destinations during the summer months, and this is because of its warm Mediterranean weather, its incomparable beauty and the wide range of activities we can enjoy in this amazing city.
If you are spending a summer weekend in Barcelona, there are plenty of spots you should visit and experiences you should live: the multiple jewels of Gaudí around Barcelona, the unique charm of Gothic Quarter or El Born, the Mediterranean atmosphere of La Barceloneta… It is impossible to collect all those experiences in just two or three days, but here you have some great cultural plans for a summer weekend in Barcelona. Continue reading Best plans for a summer weekend in Barcelona
Summer is an incredible time to visit Barcelona. The Catalan capital has a wonderful Mediterranean weather that invites to walk along the streets, take a sit in a terrace to enjoy some tapas and beer or taking a bath in some of the multiple beaches of Barcelona.
But there is also another incomparable experience to live in Barcelona in summer: music festivals!
This way, tour trip to the Condal city will be not only a touristic experience, but also a musical and party one. You will visit an incredible city, and at the same time, you will enjoy concerts of your favourite groups, singers, DJs and so on.
Let’s discover some of the amazing music festivals in Barcelona. Continue reading Next music festivals in Barcelona
We all know the charming streets of Barcelona. The Catalan capital is a city full of different neighbourhoods, and each of them have their own style, way of life and personality.
This way, we can get lost in these amazing streets and discover hundreds of hidden secrets of this unforgettable city. But today let’s forget the floor and look at the heights of Barcelona. Here we present some ways and places to enjoy the best views of the Condal city and living Barcelona from the heights.
So, do not hesitate to rent a bedroom in Barcelona for holidays and discover by yourself all the places we talk about. Continue reading Living Barcelona from the heights