Ah, Barcelona. The home of architecture, Catalan modernism and of course, football! If you are looking for an incredible holiday, then there are few greater cities in the world than Catalonia’s beautiful capital. The city is absolutely jam packed with tourist appeal, and this alone justifies its reputation as one of the most visited cities in the Spain. So, come with us as we explore Barcelona for tourists: the top 3 locations!
There is no better place to start our tour of Barcelona than with a visit to the Camp Nou. Host to the most successful team of the last decade, the Camp Nou is an absolute delight of a stadium. Whether you are taking one of the in-depth tours around the historic ground, or sitting down to watch the likes of Messi, Iniesta and the indomitable Busquets in action; you have simply HAVE to visit the Camp Nou stadium!
Barcelona is not only home to some of the best museums in the world, but many of these museums have free entry every Sunday after 15:00! This means that you can sample the delights of the Picasso Museum, the Museum of History and the Born Cultural Centre, for absolutely nothing! Whether you are looking for some classic art, or are interested in Catalonia’s history, make sure you make the most of this fantastic opportunity!
We finish our journey with a trip to one of the most stunning cathedrals in the world. The Santa Maria del Mar will take your breath away. Constructed in the 14th century, the gothic church has stood the test of time; and stands as a rare example of incredible ancient architecture. This is even more remarkable when you consider that the church was constructed in just 55 years, an incredible feat for gothic architects!
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