What to Do in Barcelona in August 2018

Enjoy the city at it's best when arriving into the Barcelona cruise port.

This blog post was originally posted on July 20, 2015 and was updated on July 5, 2018. Ahh, Barcelona in August is a wonderful month! Although it’s widely known that much of the city closes up and gets out of town, there is still plenty going on! From neighborhood festivals to open-air cinemas, and of […]

What to Do in Barcelona in July 2018

In Barcelona in July, you'll find us at one of the city's many amazing rooftop bars!

This blog post was originally posted on June 11, 2015, and was updated on June 28, 2018. Summer days in Barcelona are glorious, and the nights are even better. Whether you are exploring the streets of the city or escaping the heat, here’s what to do in Barcelona in July. See Lots of Live Music July […]

Public Transportation in Barcelona: Your Guide to Getting Around

Local buses are a great option for public transportation in Barcelona!

As Spain’s second-largest city and a bustling European metropolis, Barcelona features an extensive public transportation network for getting from point A to point B. For visitors to the city, trying to read a metro map or bus schedule in a foreign language can understandably be quite confusing. Luckily, Barcelona’s public transit system is easier to […]

Late Night Bites: Restaurants Open Late in Barcelona

L'Ovella Negra is a simple tapas bar that's also one of the best restaurants open late in Barcelona.

Barcelona truly comes alive at night, and the dining scene is no different! Whether you’re arriving into town after dark or experiencing Barcelona’s iconic nightlife, you might get hungry even after Spain’s already-late dinnertime. When that happens, there are plenty of restaurants open late in Barcelona! And the best part is that more often than […]

The Perfect Self-Guided Food Tour in El Raval

Croquetas are a must-eat on your self-guided food tour in El Raval!

Once considered a no-go area in Barcelona, El Raval is now one of the city’s must-visit neighborhoods. The city has overcome its seedy past and transformed itself into one of Barcelona’s most happening neighborhoods. Home to an eclectic blend of locals and international transplants, it prides itself on being one of Barcelona’s most diverse and […]

Insider’s Guide to Visiting the Sagrada Familia

Visiting the Sagrada Familia is a must when in Barcelona!

A trip to Barcelona would be incomplete without visiting its most iconic (though unfinished) masterpiece! The Sagrada Familia is often at the top of any list you’ll find about things to do in Barcelona, and for good reason. From the glittering stained glass windows to the towering columns and arches to the intricate details in […]