Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in Europe. With a longstanding history, amazing architecture, beautiful beaches and magical mountain trails, this Mediterranean hotspot has something for everyone. However, if you’re heading to Barcelona on a budget, it may seem impossible to explore all of the Catalan capital without breaking the bank. But rest [...]
Barcelona has always been known for its culture, architecture and football team. Now, though, it is becoming known as one of the world’s most environmentally friendly cities. Here are just a few ways in which the capital of Catalunya is leading the fight to save the planet!
Located in the Iberian Peninsula, Spain is a country known for beaches and culture. This country of flamenco, the fiestas, the siestas and tapas is a great place to visit anytime of year. Barcelona and Madrid are the main hubs, large cities that are as unlike as they can be. Both are known for their [...]
The second-largest city in Spain and the capital of Catalonia, Barcelona is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe, with a huge range of hotels to suit the pockets and tastes of all visitors. If you're looking for something just a little bit different from the norm, though, here's a list of seven [...]
There’s been a long standing rivalry between Barcelona and Madrid forever. Let’s stir it up a bit with this cool infographic from HostelBookers.com! Where would you go?
Skiing is finally possible in BCN © Skistar Trysil Barcelona is taking a cue from the glitzy excess of Dubai and creating an indoor ski park—Ski World—set to open in 2015. A 128,000 square foot dome will house both skiing and an ice rink. Dubai’s model, “Ski Dubai” produces 30 tons of snow every day. [...]
Penny Lane, Liverpool © Edvill Freddy Mercury’s Barcelona. Ultravox’s Vienna. If you loved the songs you’ll love the places that inspired them even more. Rough Guides has compiled a list of songs and the cities, streets and experiences that inspired them. Some places, like Liverpool, England have cashed in on their musical reputation. The city [...]
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