The statues along the Ramblas are one of Barcelona’s many attractions: which statues can you find here? And what are they hiding behind the mask? The statues tell us of their experience. Everybody, even adults but most especially children are astounded by the variety of costumes on show, which make the most famous road in Barcelona such a characteristic place.
Juanma García Escobar is an illustrator and winner of the prestigious ‘La Rosa de la Vanguardia’ competition for this year. In our interview, we get a little closer and find out more about this passionate artist and illustrator of Barcelona. He also revelas why he thinks this is the perfect city for creative people.
Sundays tend to be sleepy, still days in Barcelona, as all major shops and supermarkets remain firmly shut. Still, there's plenty to do if you plan ahead.
What to take home with you from Barcelona? There are so many souvenirs to choose from, including food and wine specialities, original and traditional Catalan products, as well as those nick-nacks you'll probably want to avoid. Our guide will help you choose the perfect keepsake to remember your time in Barcelona.