Barcelona in June 2019: The Ultimate Guide to Summer Fun

This blog post was originally posted on May 4, 2015, and was updated on May 6, 2019. Summer has officially arrived, and in our book, there’s no better place to be than the Catalan capital. Barcelona may as well be synonymous with good times and good vibes. And with plenty of Spanish sun and a […]

How to Relax in Barcelona: Our 5 Favorite Lazy-Day Activities

Relax in Barcelona with a crisp glass of cava (preferably enjoyed in good company at a rooftop bar!).

It’s easy to get caught up in checking all of Barcelona’s most iconic sights off your list. However, some of your most rewarding time here in the Catalan capital will be spent taking it easy and enjoying some much-needed R&R. You’re on vacation, after all—might as well enjoy it! If you’re wondering how locals relax […]

10 Days in Barcelona: Living Like a Local in the Catalan Capital

10 days in Barcelona is plenty of time to check out the city's major neighborhoods, including the Gothic Quarter. Don't miss the cathedral!

While spending 10 days in Barcelona, you’ll start to feel like more than just a tourist. Of course, you’ll have plenty of time to see the city’s most iconic sights. But you’ll also be able to get off the beaten path more than the typical visitor to the city. You’ll discover hidden corners locals love, […]

How to Plan the Perfect Hen Party in Barcelona

We might be biased, but a food tours is the perfect addition to your hen party in Barcelona!

With its iconic nightlife, world-class shopping and incredible gastronomy, Barcelona is the ideal location for a girls’ getaway! And when it comes to throwing an unforgettable hen party, you can’t get much better than the Catalan capital. Here are some of our must-do activities for a hen party in Barcelona that your bride-to-be will never […]

Dive Into Local Eats: Where to Eat Near La Barceloneta Beach

El Vaso de Oro is where to eat near La Barceloneta beach if you're looking for amazing seafood and beer brewed in-house!

Due to its proximity to the old fishermen’s neighborhood of the same name, it’s easy to find delicious, authentic eats near La Barceloneta beach. Unfortunately, most visitors will head straight for the tacky tourist traps nearby rather than straying off the beaten path a little bit. There are plenty of great options for where to […]

Best Places for Paella in Barcelona

This blog post was originally posted on November 2, 2016 and was updated on May 4, 2017. It’s not hard to find paella in Barcelona. But the authentic stuff? You’ll have to do a bit of homework! Check out the best places for paella in Barcelona and eat like a local would! Top Tip: Join […]