Barcelona is one of Europe’s most popular holiday city destinations. With a selection of 6 Must- Do’s in Barcelona activities that will please every type of traveler. It’s not hard to see why. Here are six awesome things to get your Barcelona holiday in gear.
Gawk at Gaudi
Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera, Park Guell, and Colonia Guell are just a few of Antoni Gaudi’s magical, mystical, perplexing, and certainly marvelous architectural marvels. It’s nearly impossible not be blown away by his impressive and unique work. The work of Gaudi is one of the top attractions the city offers.
Teenie Tiny Tapas
It’s a common problem for a foodie to be so darn hungry, they just don’t know what they want. Either that, or they want everything and are too indecisive to make a commitment on just one dish. No worries. Thank goodness Spain has the answer to this terrible foodie dilemma. Tapas. Feel free to order seven dishes without the fear of letting anything go to waste.
Their amazing small plates are perfect for sharing or eating a baby hippo sized meal. Don’t forget to order a glass of vermouth to help you get all your yummy bites down.
Take a stroll down the street and discover some of the most incredible art the country has to offer. The Fundacio Joan Miro is one of the largest museums on earth. Spanish surrealist painters, contemporary art, and stunning sculptures are dotted through this magnificent collection. The Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya shows off some spectacular Catalan art ranging from the Romanesque period all the way up to the mid-20th century.
You don’t have to be religious to visit church. You won’t regret strolling around the rare Romanesque building of Sant Pau del Camp. For some dark, deep, yet totally breathtaking architecture, the Gothic Catalan Santa Maria del Mar is beautiful. Classic concerts are still held here. The most majestic Gothic cathedral around is simply the Cathedral, and is certainly worth a visit.
Take a Dip
After all the walking around town and marveling at the beautiful buildings that Barcelona is inundated with, it’s time to take to take a load off and just relax. Don’t think you’re eyes wont be entertained at the beach though, beautiful beaches are stretched for miles. The Mediterranean waters will revive you for your next day of exploring guaranteed. What are you waiting for? Go to your room at the Hotel HCC Regente and get your swim suit on!
You’ve walked the streets, snapped a million photos, and have been perplexed and in awe over the architecture. You have even had your fill of tapas. But when the sun goes down, this city surely doesn’t sleep. Get out there and party like you have never partied before, because the nightlife scene here is like no other.
Sala Apolo for a themed party every night, Razzmatazz for a variety of Djs, and to rock out, Magic is the spot.
There you have it, 6 Must- Do’s in Barcelona city, happy traveling.