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Inside Background
Barcelona is most famous for the architecture of Antoni Gaudi.  Gaudi had an...
Last edited: February 15, 2011
In Barcelona you are in one of the liveliest, most unusual, most innovative...
Last edited: July 13, 2012
Barcelona Safety Familiarise yourself with current scams, risks, advice, etc...
Last edited: March 26, 2014
 Barcelona's early history is rather unclear. With over 2,000 years of history...
Last edited: June 12, 2013
Barcelona Neighbourhoods Barcelona is divided officially into districts but...
Last edited: April 15, 2014
Travel Guides: Paper format The Time Out Barcelona Guide by Sally Davies...
Last edited: May 19, 2014
There are numerous tourist information offices located in the city center of...
Last edited: April 10, 2014
Mild Climate     Barcelona, benefiting from its location on the Mediterranean...
Last edited: April 08, 2014
Listed below are some rental agencies that are often mentioned on the TA...
Last edited: July 30, 2014
To find a nice vacation apartment, start first by finding a popular agency with...
Last edited: June 12, 2014
Barcelona 24-Hour Pharmacies If you are a visitor to Barcelona and you get sick...
Last edited: January 17, 2009
Catalan Art Online The Museo Nacional de Arte Cataluña (MNAC) has the most...
Last edited: June 01, 2010
What is Heron City? A large complex mainly used by the locals and holds a large...
Last edited: August 05, 2008
Welcome to Barcelona! Barcelona is located in the northeastern part of the...
Last edited: February 07, 2012
Luggage Storage Many tourists need to store their luggage temporarily in the...
Last edited: August 17, 2014
Many of Antoni Gaudi’s amazing works are to be found in Barcelona. But there...
Last edited: May 05, 2008
Modernist Buildings in the Eixample In the late 19th century and early 20th...
Last edited: January 25, 2009
Barcelona Smashes Summer Annual La Mercè is the festival of all festivals...
Last edited: September 18, 2013
Sleep : Prestige paseo de gracia Breakfast: Francescos cafe for atmosphere and...
Last edited: December 10, 2006
This is a link to some photos of Barcelona. Barcelona Pictures
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Photography at Sights   Sights Which Allow Photography  This means non-flash...
Last edited: February 20, 2014
Places with Free WiFi in Barcelona There are many places with free WiFi but for...
Last edited: April 11, 2014
Barcelona is a fascinating city and there are many things to see. Here is a...
Last edited: June 21, 2014
  Take care when travelling in Barcelona.  Pickpocket style theft can be an...
Last edited: December 13, 2012
Travelers often ask:   I'm traveling by myself. Is it safe to visit Barcelona...
Last edited: June 24, 2012
Inside Transportation
  From Barcelona airport 'El Prat' (BCN) There are 2 different terminals (T1...
Last edited: August 11, 2014
Transportation in Barcelona is excellent, with public subways, buses, and...
Last edited: January 06, 2012
Barcelona public transport network maps (metro and buses) The options for your...
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Taxis are plentiful in Barcelona and can be found in queues at major hotels and...
Last edited: May 28, 2014
Estación de Autobuses Barcelona Nord Alí-bei, 80 Tel: 902-260-606 Metro: Arc de...
Last edited: May 21, 2008
BARCELONA < > TOULOUSE by train using the mountain route through Latour...
Last edited: June 07, 2012
To by Renfe tickets online you can find information on this TA Insider page.
Last edited: May 25, 2008
MONTJUIC & BARCELONETA  (map linked below) Funicular de Montjuic This is...
Last edited: June 18, 2013
DAY TRIPS FROM BARCELONA There are many interesting places that make an easy...
Last edited: November 06, 2013
The Aerobus is a fast, safe and convenient method of transportation to and from...
Last edited: January 13, 2013
There are two operators of Hop On Hop Off (Ho Ho) Sightseeing Buses in...
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Taxis are plentiful in Barcelona, there is a constant stream of them allocated...
Last edited: August 02, 2014
Local train line of RENFE Rodalies/Cercanias is the cheapest way from BCN...
Last edited: October 19, 2013
Barcelona is easily accessible through all major modes of transportation...
Last edited: November 12, 2012
It helps to know where you are and where you want to go! Here are some links to...
Last edited: August 02, 2013
Inside Things to Do
Usually when you starts or finish your cruise in Barcelona you have one day...
Last edited: August 09, 2014
Barcelona is a modern city so there are always lots of events and festivals...
Last edited: March 01, 2012
Barcelona Zoo in Ciutadella Park. Highlight of a visit is normally the dolphin...
Last edited: August 18, 2013
If you are visiting Barcelona on a budget the tour bus can be expensive and if...
Last edited: October 10, 2012
Travel Toe offers walking tours around Barcelona - check their website of...
Last edited: February 20, 2012
Barcelona is a city known for its amazing nightlife. There is a huge variety in...
Last edited: March 22, 2014
So you found the perfect Hotel, you have engaged a good number of Barcelona...
Last edited: June 02, 2013
FC Barcelona is Barcelona's resident football team, and the biggest...
Last edited: March 12, 2014
These are the admission times and fees (if applicable) for the main churches in...
Last edited: March 26, 2012
Here are a few suggestions on where to go, what to see, where to eat and where...
Last edited: March 08, 2008
A walk through el Born..... Another very ancient part of Barcelona, the area...
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A Walk through the Gothic Quarter and The Ramblas   The Gothic Quarter is the...
Last edited: March 19, 2012
The Eixample - Ensanche The Eixample was largely built during the 19th and...
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Las Ramblas is the best-known landmark in Barcelona. This thriving pedestrian...
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You can travel for just €23 for one day or €30 for 2 consecutive days on the...
Last edited: January 16, 2012
AN INEXPENSIVE DAY IN BARCELONA - If you are arriving from a cruise ship, take...
Last edited: May 23, 2012
Archaeological Museum (MAC Barcelona) Address: Paseo Santa Madrona, 39-41 Tel...
Last edited: May 21, 2012
This is a list of the museums that are open free of charge every Sunday after 3...
Last edited: April 10, 2012
Barcelona Internet Cafes Be aware that internet cafes go out of business...
Last edited: March 01, 2012
Barcelona Laundromats   1. Lavandería Autoservicio Punto Idea (Laundry)  Calle...
Last edited: July 15, 2013
Barcelona Museums   There are many museums in Barcelona and the following are...
Last edited: July 12, 2014
INTRODUCTION: IN SPAIN / BARCELONA, TOURGUIDES MUST BE LICENSED Using a...
Last edited: March 15, 2012
Basilica of La Merce Address: Plaza de la Merce, 1 Hours: 10 am to 1 pm, 6 pm...
Last edited: April 30, 2009
http://www.barcel...   IT IS NOT SAFE TO LEAVE ONE'S VALUABLES, UNATTENDED, ON...
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Barcelona is amongst Europe's top cities for fashion and you can find most of...
Last edited: June 28, 2014
Casa Batllo Address: Paseo de Gracia, 43 Hours: 9 am to 8 pm every day of the...
Last edited: April 30, 2009
Casa Fuster Address: Passeig de Gracia, 132 Tel: 932-553-000 Website...
Last edited: May 01, 2009
Day Trip to Besalu   Besalu is a small medieval village, one of the most...
Last edited: February 19, 2014
Day Trip to Girona Girona is 102 km north of Barcelona and it is possible to do...
Last edited: March 12, 2014
Day Trip to Lleida One can take the Avant train from the Barcelona Sants...
Last edited: November 10, 2011
Day Trip to Montserrat It's easy to get to the Montserrat Benedictine monastery...
Last edited: May 15, 2014
Day Trip to Tarragona Tarragona was founded by the Romans and was the most...
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Day Trip to the Dali Museum in Figueres The Dali Museum is located in Figueres...
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Day Trip to Zaragoza Zaragoza is the fifth largest city in Spain and is located...
Last edited: February 21, 2012
Definitely go to Parc Guell...The kids will love it...Don't  bother going to...
Last edited: November 03, 2011
Every week, someone asks about FC Barcelona. Where to buy tickets? How to buy...
Last edited: November 10, 2013
Antoni Gaudi As every genius he has a special life and a special work. He was...
Last edited: May 13, 2012
Call the telephone number listed to find out what days they have the show and...
Last edited: August 13, 2014
A visit to the city of Barcelona and a visit to the Camp Nou is a must for...
Last edited: August 21, 2013
Frederic Mares Museum Address: Plaça de Sant Iu, 5-6 Tel: 932-563-500 Hours...
Last edited: May 01, 2009
Free Entry at Barcelona Museums 1. Museu Nacional D'Art de Catalunya (MNAC...
Last edited: July 18, 2013
Fundacion Francisco Godia The Fundacion Francisco Godia is located at Calle...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
You don't need a tour guide to see Gaudi's major works in Barcelona. You can do...
Last edited: May 17, 2014
Gran Teatre del Liceu Address: La Rambla 51-59. Website: http://www.liceub...
Last edited: May 02, 2009
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau Address: St. Antoni M. Claret, 167...
Last edited: May 01, 2009
There is a renowned ice cream parlor in La Plaza Revolucion called "Heladería...
Last edited: November 03, 2011
Joan Miro Foundation Address: Montjuic Park   Tel: 934-439-470   Hours: October...
Last edited: May 03, 2014
The biggest, baddest, loudest, happiest, 'fire-iest' mother of a festival ever...
Last edited: June 08, 2014
DOING LAUNDRY IN BARCELONA Laundry is "LAVANDERIA" in Spanish and "BUGADERIA...
Last edited: August 03, 2014
Amazing store in the heart of the Barrio Gotico, they carry lots of decoration...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
Mercat del Born is the old market of the La Ribera neighborhood from which the...
Last edited: March 24, 2013
Most visitors know of the MNAC (National Museum of Catalan Art), the Museu de...
Last edited: November 13, 2012
Museu Barbier-Mueller d’Art Precolombi This museum is located at Montcada, 14...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
Museu de Ceramica The Museu de Ceramica is located at the Palau de Pedralbes...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
Museu de Les Arts Decoratives The Museu de Les Arts Decoratives is located at...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
Museu del Modernisme Catala The Museu del Modernisme Catala (Museum of Catalan...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
Museu Egipci Address: Carrer València, 284. Hours: Monday to Saturday: 10 am to...
Last edited: May 21, 2010
Museu Textil I D’Indumentaria The Museu Textil I D’Indumentaria is located at...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
          HOURS OF OPERATION AND CLOSING DAYS  Many museums close one day of...
Last edited: June 30, 2013
Museu Nacional D'Art de Catalunya (MNAC) Address: Palau Nacional, Parc de...
Last edited: July 27, 2011
Here are some not-so-happy things you should know before you go. Barcelona is a...
Last edited: September 21, 2008
A "photography tuTOURial" which runs every saturday from 2pm to 6pm. Run by...
Last edited: May 27, 2008
1.  Walk down Les Rambles and cut into the old city (Barri Gòtic). Visit the...
Last edited: July 14, 2014
Plaza de España Location: At the junction of several major streets: Gran Via de...
Last edited: May 01, 2009
Pueblo Español Address: Avenida Marquès de Comillas, 13 Website...
Last edited: May 01, 2009
Royal Monastery of Santa Maria de Pedralbes Address: Baixada del Monestir, 9...
Last edited: April 30, 2009
Santa Maria del Mar Basilica Address: Plaza de Santa Maria, 1 Hours: Daily, 9...
Last edited: April 30, 2009
The Bike, Scooter, GoCar or moto is the best way to visit Barcelona. No more...
Last edited: August 06, 2014
Barcelona is a shoppers' paradise. Apart of the many shops of all kinds...
Last edited: April 27, 2012
Not for the faint hearted, skydiving should definitely be on the menu for those...
Last edited: December 30, 2008
Barcelona offers a wide array of cuisine to indulge in while visiting...
Last edited: June 08, 2011
The Temple of Tibidabo Website: http://www.templo... The complete name of the...
Last edited: April 30, 2009
These are just some of the things that you can visit during the day in...
Last edited: March 12, 2014
Purchasing tickets in advance saves time and (sometimes) money, but you may...
Last edited: July 21, 2014
Barcelona is home to many beautiful structures, many of which can be attributed...
Last edited: March 16, 2010
Built as the archway entrance for the 1888 Universal Exhibition, the arch is...
Last edited: September 04, 2010
It is easy to spend a full day hopping on and off the Bus Turistic.  The...
Last edited: April 24, 2014
  Nearest metro station: Sagrada Familia Hours:      9:00 to 20:00 (April...
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One of the biggest stadium in the world. possibly the best football team in the...
Last edited: April 11, 2014
One of 3 houses by Gaudí in Barcelona that can be toured.  truly amazing and...
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Classic Cocktail bar unchanged since it opened in the 1930s. (the only thing...
Last edited: October 14, 2009
At the end of La Rambla, by the Barcelona harbor, you will find the Mirador de...
Last edited: April 17, 2008
The Museu de l'Erotica features a history of eroticism with paintings...
Last edited: March 12, 2014
Palau Guell  Location: Carrer Nou de la Rambla, 3-5.  Tel.: (+34) 934-725-775...
Last edited: May 03, 2014
Park Guell - a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1984     Count Eusebi Guell was...
Last edited: May 09, 2014
La Pedrera - Casa Mila Address: Provença, 261-265 Hours: November to February...
Last edited: May 03, 2014
Montjuic's Magic Fountain is a spectacular performance of water, music and...
Last edited: April 04, 2014
A delightful surprise in exploring the back streets of Barcelona - not easy to...
Last edited: November 03, 2011
The Maritime Museum permanent exhibition will be closed for renovations until...
Last edited: November 03, 2011
Miguel Torres Winery Tour: The Torres Winery is one of the most famous and long...
Last edited: November 19, 2011
The Museu d'Historia de la Ciutat at the Plaza del Rei Address: Plaza del Rei...
Last edited: August 31, 2012
Museu Nacional D'Art de Catalunya (MNAC)   MNAC, the museum’s abbreviation, is...
Last edited: October 31, 2011
One has to buy tickets ahead of time to see the Palau de la Musica (palau means...
Last edited: January 27, 2014
The Ciutadella Park is located near the port. It started out as a fortress in...
Last edited: March 01, 2012
The Ciutadella Park   The Ciutadella Park is located near the port, in the...
Last edited: March 27, 2014
For more information and photos, see: http://www.barcel... Interactive map of...
Last edited: May 14, 2011
Montjuic map A very interesting place to visit in Barcelona is the Montjuic...
Last edited: August 02, 2013
Site of the Primavera Festival, the Forum is built on the site of the Camp de...
Last edited: August 25, 2009
Picasso Museum Location: Carrer de Montcada, 15-23 Tel: 932-563-000 Website...
Last edited: May 03, 2014
Nearest metro stop: "Zona Universitaria" (L3). When you get out of the metro...
Last edited: April 12, 2012
Originally the palace of the counts of Barcelona that was started in the 11th...
Last edited: March 01, 2012
The most incredible view of Barcelona and getting there is really half the fun...
Last edited: September 24, 2009
The University of Pompeu Fabra, indeed is a recommendable place to visit if you...
Last edited: December 27, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Restaurants and cafes in Barcelona predominantly serve traditional...
Last edited: December 20, 2007
A great view of the Mediterranean can be had at the restaurant called La Oca...
Last edited: August 04, 2006
Barcelona is similar to the rest of Spain in expecting families to be and eat...
Last edited: June 20, 2013
Best seafood in Barcelona so far!! In three visits! Els Peixaters de la...
Last edited: March 29, 2013
Although Valencia is the official home of paella, Barcelona restaurants observe...
Last edited: July 20, 2014
Top 5 Pastry Shops in Barcelona    1. Takashi Ochiai Pastisseria Calle Consell...
Last edited: May 30, 2013
Catalan Restaurants of Barcelona These restaurants that serve traditional...
Last edited: February 11, 2011
Chinese Restaurants in Barcelona 1. Shanghai 1930 Restaurant Calle Buenos Aires...
Last edited: April 30, 2009
These are a few suggestions of where and what to eat in Barcelona. 1.  Luz de...
Last edited: July 16, 2012
Gluten-Free Restaurants of Barcelona Gluten intolerant people are called...
Last edited: August 22, 2014
Within the Muslim religion, certain foods are allowed (halal), which are not...
Last edited: March 10, 2014
In order to be fair to all restaurant owners, this list has been re-organized...
Last edited: January 14, 2012
Barcelona is a mecca for foodies and some restaurants can cost more than a...
Last edited: April 14, 2014
In many of the traditional restaurants, the menu is often presented only in...
Last edited: November 14, 2012
http://www.tripad...
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free WIFI  Good  price and Fast :  up 1,30 €           Special : Hotdog on...
Last edited: August 22, 2014
OpenCor is a chain of small convenience supermarkets that are open everyday...
Last edited: November 13, 2011
Barcelona offers a wide array of gastronomical delights. Catalan recipes have...
Last edited: May 21, 2014
Most tapas places in Barcelona are just so-so, if not a complete rip-off when...
Last edited: October 25, 2008
Typical Catalan Dishes If one visits Barcelona without trying typical dishes of...
Last edited: September 06, 2013
Surprisingly tasty takeaway food from Maoz on Carrer Ferran very near Plaça...
Last edited: June 03, 2014
The place is named Bellamia, Gelateria Italiana and it is located in the old...
Last edited: September 23, 2009
Classic Cocktail bar unchanged since it opened in the 1930s. (the only thing...
Last edited: October 14, 2009
Located 2 blocks from the pl Catalunya metro station. The front of the shop...
Last edited: March 05, 2009
Mediteranean/japa... food tasting menus international wine menu average price...
Last edited: April 14, 2009
More affordable Bistro type restaurant from Michelin starred Carles Gaig...
Last edited: October 16, 2009
Opened in 2005 by young chef Santi Colominas and maître d' Sandra Baliarda, it...
Last edited: October 14, 2009
Inside Spain: For Foreign Visitors
The currency of Spain is the Euro (EUR), currently shared by 17 nations of the...
Last edited: May 06, 2012
Border crossings   Spain has FOUR European land borders. Two are with Schengen...
Last edited: July 30, 2013
Dial 112 - for all emergencies 902 102 112 - for multi-lingual services...
Last edited: August 01, 2012
In many parts of Spain, particularly small towns and rural areas, older people...
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Always dial the full number as written or printed, including area code, when...
Last edited: November 01, 2012
Locals often tip even if modestly, it is considered polite and the Spanish are...
Last edited: July 01, 2014
If you are paying by credit card in Spain and your home currency is not the...
Last edited: July 28, 2013
Voltage is 220V, 50 Hz (cycles). One needs to use a transformer (converter) if...
Last edited: July 09, 2008
Exchanging money in Spain is easy and follows a similar pattern to elsewhere in...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
Main-line policing in Spain is organised and managed on a national basis by the...
Last edited: August 14, 2014
Car rental is a nice option for moving around this beautiful country. It´s very...
Last edited: August 20, 2014
English to Spanish translation of words commonly seen whilst travelling by...
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