Barcelona is a very popular destination all year long, and each season has its special attraction. Also well known for its night life and endless options of bars, restaurants, clubs and more, Barcelona is a favorite for New Years Evening. Wether you want to enjoy a great dinner, go out clubbing or celebrate in the streets, Barcelona has something … [Read more...]
The Eixample can easily be explored by foot and you shouldn’t get lost as its all set out in a grid and every block has its own inner courtyard. The architecture is amazing and you’ll want to stop and gawp every once in a while! Many of Antoni Gaudi’s masterpieces are located here and the area is a favourite with architectural enthusiasts. On the fashionable boulevard of 'Passeig de Gracia is the UNESCO World Heritage listed Casa Batlló with its façade of colourful mosaic, not a straight line in site and balconies resembling bones. The Casa Milà is even more extrovert with its irregular floor plans, wavy walls and odd chimney stacks. This is a great area to find a luxury apartment to rent Barcelona as it has everything you need within walking distance, famous sights, good restaurants and entertainment. The most beloved building in this district however is the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona's most important landmark the church is unique and even though it still to be completed you can take an elevator followed by a long walk up to the tower and get the best views over the city, and visit the crypt where Gaudí lays. High class boutiques, art galleries and terrace cafes make it a great place to sit, drink coffee and watch the people pass by.
Restaurant ME Carrer Paris 162 (con Muntaner) 08036 Barcelona Phone : 934 194 933 Open every evening from Tuesday to Saturday from 8 p.m. to 11.30 p.m. For lunch Thursday to Saturday from 13.45 h Web Restaurant Me Barcelona The owners , a catalan architect and a Vietnamese cook have created a very friendly place . Very good … [Read more...]
Barcelona is, after Amsterdam and Paris, one of the most popular gay destinations in Europe. With it´s beautiful gay friendly beaches like Mar Bella, San Sebastian or, for the more older guys Chernobyl beach, you can enjoy a lovely summer. If you are staying a bit longer in town, don´t forget to visit Sitges. This friendly place is situated … [Read more...]
Every year in september Barcelona becomes a city of traditional spectacles side by side with the most contemporary artistic shows like theatre and independent music. La Fiesta Mercé is the cities most important festival of the year. The distant origin of the festival today: in the 17th century the city asked the Virgin of Mercy, la Mercé, to save … [Read more...]
Cocktail bar Dry Martini in the Eixample area carrer Aribau 162-166 08036 Barcelona Phone : 93 217 50 72 Website Dry Martini Open from Monday to Friday 1 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday and Sunday 6.30 p.m. to 3 a.m. Cocktail bar Gimlet (Born area, near the market and the rambla del Born ) Carrer del Rec 24 08003 Barcelona, The Gimlet is a … [Read more...]