Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia and
second largest city in Spain.
made headlines in 1992 when the Olympics were held there and since then it has
never looked back. A lively city centre, busy port, fashionable shops,
excellent restaurants and many wonderful architectural wonders are just a few
of the reason why Barcelona has become one of the most visited cities in
If you are
wondering what to do in Barcelona then for sightseeing you have any number of
excellent attractions, The Picasso Museum, Gaudi's unfinished masterpiece La
Sagrada Família and the magnificent Gothic Cathedral on Placa de la Seu are are
to name but a few.
Gòtic old town has now become a smart Barrio with trendy shops and fashionable
restaurants tucked away in the warren of cobbled medieval alleyways. The Las
Ramblas runs from Placa Catalunya to the Columbus
statue, a wide bustling avenue lined with street artist, bars, restaurants and
market traders. For shopping then it is worth a visit to the Paseo de Gracia
home to the big brands and designer labels.
enthralling vibrant city with plenty to see and do.