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 […]

Family Fun: Best Activities for Kids in Barcelona

With its fun and interactive science exhibits, CosmoCaixa is one of our favorite activities for kids in Barcelona!

Your kids are sure to love Barcelona as much as you do! Full of fascinating museums, colorful parks and more, there’s plenty to do in Barcelona for the whole family. Whether you’re just stopping through on a journey around Spain or plan to set up a home base here, the Catalan capital is sure to […]

One Wonderful Week: How to Spend 7 Days in Barcelona

Visiting Barcelona in September? Be sure to work a day trip into your itinerary! We personally love Cadaqués.

Get ready for the week of a lifetime in Barcelona! There’s so much to see and do in the Catalan capital. You could practically spend a lifetime discovering hidden local gems that most tourists would never stumble upon. However, a week is still the perfect amount of time to spend in the city. During 7 […]

Our Complete Family Friendly Guide to Barcelona

The whole family will have a blast at the Chocolate Museum, one of our favorite activities for kids in Barcelona!

Barcelona is the ideal place for an unforgettable family vacation! The Catalan capital is safe, beautiful and welcoming to families from all over the world. There’s plenty to do for kids of all ages, and adults can appreciate the city’s rich history and culture. If you’re planning a family trip to Spain, this family friendly […]

How to Spend a Perfect 3 Days in Barcelona

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!

If you have 3 days in Barcelona, consider yourself lucky. That’s the perfect amount of time to experience most of the city’s main tourist attractions and even get a little bit off the beaten path! The Catalan capital, widely considered one of Europe’s most vibrant cities, is bursting with unique energy and culture. Here’s how […]

The Barcelona Cruise Port

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

This blog post was originally posted on February 17, 2015, and was updated on February 3, 2018. Docking in Barcelona? The Barcelona cruise port is among the most important in Europe, and it’s no wonder why. This exciting Mediterranean capital is teeming with things to do. Full of sights to see and culture to soak […]

Unique Activities in Barcelona

Bored of the same sights and museums? Read our full post on some of the most unique activities in Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on October 16 and was updated on February 1, 2018. Barcelona is a pretty cool place. So cool that people tend to return again and again. Read on for some ideas for unique activities in Barcelona! Relaxing in Ancient Baths Ancient public bathhouses or baños arabes are common down south in places like […]