101 Things to Do in Barcelona

Barcelona offers a such a wealth of activities to visitors, it can be a challenge to organize your trip. In this post we’ve compiled the cream of what the city has to offer – covering the best cultural, recreational and gastronomic attractions.

Secret Gardens of Barcelona

Barcelona has relatively few major parks, with Parc de la Ciutadella and the sprawling Parc de Collserola coming first to mind. However, the city is also home to a collection of charming gardens, sometimes hidden away in places you would not expect. Jardins de Joan Maragall These beautiful gardens on Montjuïc originate from the 1929 … Read more

El Molino

El Molino (the mill) is a theatre and concert hall on Parallel Avenue in Poble Sec, an neighborhood historically known for the performing arts. It opened in 1898 under the name of Aviary Catalana. In 1910 the name to changed to Petit Moulin Rouge, but with the arrival of the Franco dictatorship in 1939, the regime forced the name to be … Read more

Tibidabo Amusement Park

Tibidabo amusement park has existed for over a century making it one of the oldest in the world. The park has 25 antique and new rides along with shows and street theatre.

Barcelona Aquarium

Barcelona Aquarium Axolotl

Almost three quarters of our planet is covered with water. The Barcelona aquarium allows us to explore this important but little known world. The exhibition area consists of 66 aquariums, 11,000 specimens, 450 different species and 6 million liters of water. Over 1.5 million people visit the aquarium each year. Shark Cage Diving: up close with … Read more

Free Museum Days in Barcelona (2018 Update)

Many of Barcelona’s best museums offer free entry once a month, including the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Museu Picasso and Museu d’Història de Barcelona (MUHBA). Find out which museums you can visit for free and when to go.