Sagrada Familia

The Sagrada Familia Church

Barcelona´s most emblematic building has in fact been under construction since March, 1882 and about 70% of the church has been completed to date. Why? Well, that is very long and complicated story that I will explain when we arrive there. I will show you around the exterior or, if you prefer, get you in Read more about The Sagrada Familia Church[…]

La Pedrera

Passeig de Gràcia

Suggested itinerary for the highlights tour of Barcelona. Passeig de Gràcia is Barcelona’s most elegant boulevard where some of the most famous designer shops, boutiques and tailors are located-Chanel, Loewe, Armani, to name just a few. It is also the avenue where you can see two of Antoni Gaudi’s most impressive completed buildings, La Casa Read more about Passeig de Gràcia[…]

Les Rambles

The Ramblas

This mile-long, tree-lined avenue slopes down from Catalonia Square to the waterfront. We will have a leisurely stroll stopping on each of the five sections of Barcelona’s most famous road. You will see the mime artists-you can have your photo taken with, for example, Cleopatra, Che Guevara, Charlie Chaplin, a cowboy, Homer Simpson, and Miss Read more about The Ramblas[…]

Camp Nou

Sport in Barcelona

For football fans the main attraction is Nou Camp,the home of F.C. Barcelona, known here as “Barça” and, as they are fond of saying, Barça is “more than a club”. In fact, this club is definitely one of the most important symbols of the regional identity of the Catalans, as people in this part of Read more about Sport in Barcelona[…]