Palau de la Música Catalana

Palau de la Música Catalana

The Palau de la Música Catalana was designed in the Catalan modernista style by the architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner. Built between 1905 and 1908, it is located in the Barri de Sant Pere. The sculptural group on the facade was created by Miquel Blay. The building was named a World Heritage Site in 1997. … Read more

L’Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau

The Hospital Sant Pau by the Modernist architect Domènech i Montaner. Sant Pau is located in the Eixample neighborhood a short walk from La Sagrada Familia. The hospital took 30 years to build, from 1901 to 1930. Montaner’s work also inlcudes the Palau de la Música Catalana and Hotel Casa Fuster.

Hotel Neri Barcelona

Hotel Neri

Hotel Neri is housed in a 12th century medieval palace in the heart of Barcelona’s Gothic quarter. The boutique hotel offers 22 exclusive rooms and a gastronomic restaurant, looking out onto the historic Plaça Sant Felip Neri.

Oxford House

Oxford House offers affordable Spanish language classes in central Barcelona.

Bar Marsella

Dating back to 1820 Bar Marsella is said to be Barcelona’s first bar and has been frequented by the likes of Picasso and Hemingway. Located in the seedy heart of El Raval the bar is known for its absinthe and tattered antique interior, which appears to not have changed for at least 100 years.

MEAM European Museum of Modern Art

MEAM: European Museum of Modern Art

Focused on figurative painting and sculpture of the 20th and 21st Centuries, MEAM is owned by The Foundation of Arts and Artists. The museum is housed in the Gomis Palace, in the heart of El Born neighborhood. Artists represented include Kim Castells, Dani Rovira and Antoni Bofill. Address: Barra de Ferro, 5  Barcelona 08003 Website: www.meam.es

Hotel Casa Fuster

The historic five star Casa Fuster hotel was originally built in 1908 by Spanish Catalan architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, influential within Modernisme Català and the Catalan Art Nouveau/Jugendstil movement.