- By Kevin
- On Sep 18, 2017
- Travel Tips
Barcelona!One of the most popular destinations on the east coast of Spain and the ideal location for a city break or holiday by the sea.Top-rated tourist attractions in Barcelona.Overflowing with history,culture and the stunning buildings of Antoni Gaudi,Barcelona is everything you dream of and more.
Accommodation ranges from affordable hostels,apartments,budget style hotels to romantic hotels in the city or by the beach.
The waterfront Barcelona travel guideand port are within easy walking distance of the narrow winding streets of the Ciutat Vella,Las Ramblas and Placa Catalunya
Barceloneta and the stunning waterfront are full of restaurants stretching from Port Vel(old port)to Port Olimpic.
The popular sea-side resort of Sitges is just 40 minutes from Barcelona on the Costa Dorada.To the north of Barcelona is the Costa Brava and the popular beaches of Lloret del Mar.Further north is the town of Begur,easy to reach from Girona airport.
Take a tour and explore the city.Better still,visit when one of the many fantastic festivals are on.The week long festival of La Merce is held every year in September,and one of the best in Spain.Book well in advance as accommodation gets full very quickly.
A cultural tour is a great way to get to know the city.Visit top Gaudi attractions such as Sagrada Familia,or see this magical city from on top of a bus.