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Barcelona is a delightful seaside location with endless culture, stunning architecture, and a world famous dining, drinking and clubbing scene.

Architecture through the Centuries

Barcelona's spectacular architectural heritage spreads back more than two centuries. Timeless city walls, looming columns and underground stone passageways take the visitor back when the Romans were all powerful in this part of the world. The gothic quarter showcases all that was best about the architecture of the middle ages, take some time out to wander through atmospheric streets that are crowded with calm plazas and epic cathedrals that date back to the 14th century. Of course, Barcelona also has a reputation as the leading city of Modernism - and there are wonderful Gaudi flourishes on almost every corner, plus a wealth of art from all ages in the city’s world class galleries and museums.

Foodie Heaven

Catalan cuisine is amongst the finest in the world, with an emphasis on fresh, locally sourced ingredient. There are few greater pleasures in life than feasting on a dish of paella at a table with a sea view perhaps, or at one of the many quaint cafes and restaurants in the beating heart of the city.

Activities Galore

The glinting Mediterranean laps the beautiful beaches - the perfect setting for a stroll or bike ride, before cooling off with a leisurely swim. Barcelona boasts an excellent variety of water sports - from kayaking to paddle boarding. It is also well worth taking a boat trip - particularly if you time it with the wonderful sunsets that characterise this part of Spain. Outside the city, there are miles and miles of unspoilt countryside to explore - perfect for hikers and bikers.

Night Life heaven

As the sun sets, Barcelona truly comes to life. Many of the hotels have high terraces with fantastic views across the city - the perfect place to enjoy a pre-dinner glass of chilled white wine or a cocktail. If you are drawn to the beach, you will find a whole plethora of more rustic bars.

Barcelona has a well-earned reputation for the quality of its live music scene. You will hear snatches of traditional music merging with the sub bass from the many hip bars and club in the centre of town, with strains of competing jazz and indie completing the melting pot of styles.

Wonderful Barcelona

This is a city which combines a fascinating architectural landscape with rustic seaside charm. Whether you are hungry to learn more about the history and culture, you are looking for a simple relaxing break by the sea, or want to enjoy everything that Barcelona has to offer as night falls, you are certain to find exactly what you are looking for in this eclectic, diverse, endlessly captivating place.

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