Known worldwide for its festive soul and endless nightlife, beautiful architecture, tempting gastronomy with the delicious tapas and much, much more, not everyone know that Barcelona is really into sport. And we are not talking here about football, ladies and gentlemen; we are talking of the Friday Night Skates, a wonderful way to stay in shape … [Read more...]
Barcelona is a city that eats, talks, and breathes sport and there is plenty on offer since facilities were improved in ’92 when the city hosted the Olympics Games. As well as sports venues and the Olympic stadium there’s also plenty of space in the city's parks and beaches for people to enjoy the sport of their choice. On the beach or along the promenade you’ll find not only people swimming and participating in water sports, but also roller-skaters, cyclists and joggers. The City Council encourages and motivates people to become involved in some kind of sport whether it is on a recreational or professional level, from creating more cycling routes within the city centre and organizing fun runs and various summer activities to providing quality professional facilities. If you are planning on staying in the city then fully equipped Barcelona rental apartments can be booked by the day or the week and offer extremely good value for money. You can’t talk about sport in Barcelona of course without mentioning football and the local team, Barca, is one of the best ranked teams in Europe with FC Barcelona an internationally known sports club. Bullfighting isn’t a great favorite in Catalonia but it is still possible to see it at the Plaza de Toros Monumental de Barcelona.
The FC Barcelona Camp Nou Stadium (Barça) Address: Avinguda Aristides Maillol, s/n 08028, Barcelona. FC Barcelona webpage for Camp Nou Where and how to buy match tickets? A comprehensive guide for purchasing match tickets is available on the club's official website You can also very easily purchase tickets … [Read more...]
The Barcelona World Race is a non-stop sailing race around the world with 15 double-handed (two-crew) teams sponsored by big brands as Hugo Boss, Renault and Mapfre. Some outside assistance is permitted, although subjected to rules and penalties. The Barcelona World Race 2010/11 is the second edition of the regatta. The first race was in … [Read more...]
BARCELONA : On Sunday July 11th 2010 a Huge Screen will be placed in front of the Montjuic Magic Fountain to watch the final of the Football World Cup 2010 in South Africa SPAIN - NETHERLANDS The Magic Fountain will not be working on this Sunday evening. The Winner is SPAIN Spain are World Cup Champions. Andres Iniesta scored in the … [Read more...]
Champions League quarter-final, second leg soccer match at Nou Camp stadium April 6th 2010. The Argentine’s four-goal, Lionel Messi,will be remembered by many for the qualities of each strike. Commentators, players and coaches fell over themselves to find new superlatives to describe Messi. “He’s playstation” adding to the list of … [Read more...]
FC BARCELONA CAMP NOU Address: Avinguda Aristides Maillol, s/n, 08028, Barcelona Website FC BARCELONA CAMP NOU Capacity: 98.772 people Dimensions: 105×68 m. Opened: 24th September 1957 Video Camp Nou If you are a football or soccer fan you should visit the Football Stadium and museum. You will see all trophies, cups won by the … [Read more...]