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Essential things to know before traveling to Barcelona

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Barcelona is a vibrant city that offers plenty of things to do and see, and whether you are visiting for a day or weeks, you want to make the best of your time by visiting iconic attractions and tasting the best of Catalan cuisine. Our Barcelona Travel Guide offers you insider´s tips to make your experience memorable….

The Best Barcelona Blogs ∼ Awards by Barcelona Eat Local

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The top Barcelona Blog Awards recognizes the best blogs that talk about the city of Barcelona from different angles. With a wealth of high-quality blogs out there relating to anything and everything about the Ciudad Condal, it’s hard to narrow down which ones to read, but this exclusive list will help you limit your search, giving you…

10 of the Best Modernist Architectural Buildings in Barcelona That Will Conquer Your Heart

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Perhaps no other city in Europe is as closely associated with architecture as Barcelona. From Antoni Gaudi, the undisputed superstar of modernist architecture to Lluís Domènech i Montaner, the architects that designed Barcelona left their signature on the very identity of the city. On this article, you will find an extensive list of some of…

Spirit of the night: Exploring Barcelona after Dark

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Off to Barcelona with a usual itinerary to do local sightseeing during the day is very cliché. Of course, there are a number of beaches to see and Antoni Gaudi’s impressive architectures to visit. But this Catalan capital and also the most popular tourist city in Spain comes alive at night with beautiful street lights…

The Barcelona Gothic’s Quarter Bucket List: 17 Amazing Things to Do

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Let’s face it, Barcelona´s Gothic Quarter is one of the most visited and talked about neighborhoods in Spain. It has a history of more than 2000 years and an amazing vibe. The area is full of enchanting squares, mysterious alleyways and gargoyles staring at you. In case you are planning to take a tour of…

The Absolute Best Tapas in Barcelona ~ everything you need to know

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Spain is a diverse country and each region has a unique way to recreate the ¨tapas¨ concept. The first book that talks about gastronomy is written in 1477, actually in Barcelona. This city is a reference for world gastronomy. Who doesn’t visit Barcelona or Catalonia without indulging in tasty tapas? Catalan gastronomy is rich in traditions, as in…

Barcelona traditional foods, secrets to eat like a local

Barcelona city has managed to mark its strong position on the foodie map for a long time. Catalan cuisine is famous worldwide for its amazing flavors and sufficient portions. People from all around the world visit this part of…

Best photography spots in Barcelona, which are not tapas

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Barcelona´s fascinating architecture showcase medieval, modern and contemporary stunning pieces of art. Throughout the city, everyone wants to record amazing sites with the camera shutter, sightseeing Barcelona calls for it. Barcelona pictures are abundant on the web, and besides world-renowned monuments built by Antoni Gaudi that you will easily spot in the city or find…

Eat Barcelona Best Foods on a Budget

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Every person visiting Barcelona, and even the locals, strive to find the best foods that are actually cheap. We like it or not, most of us pay bills and need to be in control of our wallets. A typical dinner at famous restaurants in town can run on euro double-zeros and more, however, if you follow some…

Authentic Tapas Bars to watch Barcelona football matches, which are actually not Irish

Watching FC Barcelona games in Barcelona is a lifetime experience that isn’t confined to El Camp Nou Stadium. Actually watching sports at an authentic bar in Barcelona, while eating tapas and drinking beer, along a bunch of…