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, […]

Our Favorite Food Market Tours in Barcelona

We visit the Abacería market on our Gracia neighborhood tour, one of the best food market tours in Barcelona!

Few places allow a more authentic glimpse into local culture than neighborhood markets. They’re where locals do their grocery shopping and occasionally stop for a tapa or glass of wine. The vendors themselves have usually been in the business for generations, running the same stalls their parents or grandparents founded. Barcelona’s markets are as vibrant, […]

A Complete Budget Guide to Barcelona

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

This blog post was originally posted on October 19, 2016, and was updated on November 29, 2016. Looking to do Barcelona on the cheap? It’s not too hard! Take our tips by reading this complete budget guide to Barcelona! Getting Around There are many ways to get around Barcelona, but what’s beautiful about this city […]

Live Like a Local in Barcelona

One of the best kid-friendly activities in Gracia is wandering and enjoying the beautiful streets and squares! This is definitely one of our top tips in our travel guide to Barcelona. Read the full post for more.

This blog post was originally posted on January 20, 2015, and was updated on October 15, 2017. Throughout our years in Barcelona, we’ve come across dozens of thought-provoking words that people use to describe the city we call home. Barcelona is an incredible city, however a confusing one sometimes for its many visitors each year! It’s […]

A Complete First-Timers Guide to Barcelona

Park Guell is a must-do in our family friendly guide to Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on August 30, 2016, and was updated on September 19, 2017. Coming to Barcelona for the first time? The city can be a hard nut to crack, so make sure you have the tools and the know-how to feel like an expert with our first-timers guide to Barcelona! First […]

7 Foodie Things to do in Barcelona

Learn about some of our favorite cava bars in Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on December 1, 2o14 and was updated on September 4, 2017. Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world for food lovers! Whether you’re the type to splurge on Michelin stars or simply enjoy a good, home cooked meal, there’s foodie fun for everyone in the Catalan […]

100 Things to Do in Barcelona

Our Tapas and Wine Tasting Tour is one of the most easily adaptable vegetarian food tours in Barcelona. We might be biased but we think it is truly one of the top things to do in Barcelona.

This blog post was originally posted on July 20, 2017, and was updated on September 1, 2017. Barcelona is the perfect city to explore. From its gorgeous architecture to its sandy beaches, there is truly something for everyone! Although Barcelona is known to many as the land of sangria and paella, both of which can […]