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Barcelona: 7 differents ways to see Catalan capital


Barcelona will surprise you from the first minute, a vibrant, modern city with history, that will invate you walking through the streets, Barcelona has something for everyone.

Awesome architecture, museums that will not leave you indifferent, avant-garde cuisine, flea markets, beaches, nightlife and much, much sun always present.

Come and begin to walk together.

Come to Barcelona Cathedral and take a look from above.

Yes, you can climb to the Barcelona Cathedral and walk for the roof, if you are not afraid of heights, from there 360º have amazing views of the Gothic Quarter and of course stunning post !!.

Mas info. barcelona cathedral

Walking Tour

We recommend a tour of his alleyways, going into in the Gothic Quarter, where you will be surprised. Hidden squares just around the corner, indoor gardens, Roman columns, smells and colors that are mixed with the bustle of the neighborhood squares. In its alleys you can explore the history of the city.

Barcelona European design Capital

Barcelona has been regarded as the European capital of design, so we suggest you visit the impressive Barcelona Design Museum recently opened. There you will see exhibitions of graphic design, industrial design and clothing. There is also a fantastic collection of decorative art of the III until XX century

More info: barcelona design

Barcelona cinema route

You’ve probably heard about Woody Allen, and you know that one of his film Vicky Christian Barcelona has been filmed here. Just 8 min walking from our downtown hotel you can explore one of the place where it was filmed, the Plaza Sant Felip Neri.

Barcelona Magic Fountain

Barcelona magic fountain that was built for the international exhibition in 1929. Only 5 minutes by subway from Hotel Lloret Ramblas until Plaza Espanya. Throughout the year you can see for free, light & sound show with impressive water jets which can reach 15 mts.

More info: magic fountain barcelona

Mediterranean cuisine

Barcelona is a cosmopolitan city, so you can find any kind of food, but it is best to sit on a typical bar with locals and eat some “tapas” which is a kind of snack that is usually served with a drink. Most popular tapas are: patatas bravas, shrimp scampi, potato omelette, ham, etc. It ensures that not spend much and you’ll get a good taste.

Bird Views Barcelona

If you want to see birds views, we suggest the cable rail port, it is the oldest and you can catch in the neighborhood of La Barceloneta (city center) and reach the mountain of Montjuic about 56 mts above sea level. Once there you can visit Militar Castle and a breathtaking panoramic view of Barcelona.

More info: Cable car barcelona

Torre de Collserola

This telecommunications tower is located on the Tibidado hill in la Sierra de Collserola. Designed by Norman Foster, is visible from every part of Barcelona. The needle-like upper structure rests on a concrete pillar and is anchored by 12 huge steel calbes. Rising to a hieght of 560m above sea level, the top is reached by a glass-fronted elevator, which crawls up the outside of the tower. More info about la Torre de Collserola.

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Antoni Tapies, Picasso tribute


Picasso tribute in the street of the same name, in front of the Parc de la Ciutadella. Masterpiece by Antoni Tapies in 1981, precursor of informalism and one of the most recognized Spanish artist in a worldwide.

Tribute to Picasso, is a sculpture made by Antoni Tapies in Barcelona between 1981-1983, the work of art was commisioned for the city council of Barcelona to commemorate the centenary of Picasso’s birth.

There are a huge glass cube where the water flow in all sides and you can see blurred, furniture like a mirror, a sofa and a cupboard, chairs piled up with rope and sheets.

This creation with many differents materials are typical for the artist called informalism, Tapies want to bring art and daily life closer together.

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