Montserrat Tours – experience the mountain’s unique history

History, nature, music, great views – Montserrat has it all. Visit this UNESCO world heritage site and discover why it attracts 3.2 million visitors each year. On this tour, after a drive through the picturesque villages you will make your way up the mountain. Which is 1235 metres from the ground.
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Mount Tibidabo Attractions and Park Guide

Mount Tibidabo, watching over Barcelona, is a great place to spend time whilst in the city, by day or night. Our article provides you with a comprehensive guide to the area, including attractions, sights, restaurants and bars so you can make the most of a trip to the top of this famous hill.

Barcelona’s Aquarium – discover the depths of the sea

One of Europe’s largest aquariums, this underwater tank is made up of 21 enormous tanks brimming with over 450 marine species. See for yourself this visual delight and be wowed the scary sharks, beautiful fish and playful penguins that Barcelona Aquarium boasts!
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The Magic Fountain in Barcelona

Set on Montjuïc, the ‘Magic Fountain’ show is the perfect way to spend the evening in Barcelona, no matter the time of year. With 3,620 water jets, inspirational music, a stunning location and impressive lasers, this is an unforgettable activity for anyone visiting the Catalan capital.
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Barcelona with children – a perfect family holiday

City breaks with kids in tow can pose problems, but with its beaches, museums and outdoor options, Barcelona is definitely an all-round destination. We give you some options to get the most out of your family holiday.
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Discover the beaches beyond Barcelona

Summer's just round the corner and it's time to dust down that beach towel! If you fancy getting away for a day, Barcelona offers loads of options - from the Costa Brava in the north to the Costa Dorada in the south. Spoiled for choice? We talk you through some of our favourite beach spots, all within easy reach by train from Barcelona. Mediterranean sun here we come...

See Barcelona’s beaches by bike

Take a bike tour around the beaches of Barcelona. Bornbike are offering a tour which includes cycling around the port, Barcelona’s seafront, and some of the famous barrios located near the beach.

Your full guide to Barcelona’s beaches

Spending a day at Barcelona beach is a must-do experience on a trip to the city, especially in the upcoming summer months. The beaches offer something for everyone, whether you want to relax or party. Read our guide to the seven individual beaches to figure out what one will suit you best.

Park Güell – Gaudí’s playground

Incredible architecture, beautiful fountains, dazzling colours, spectacular views, interesting museums – Gaudi’s Park Guëll has it all. It's a real gem in the centre of Barcelona and perfect for a more relaxed day out. Find out what you can expect to find when you visit this architectural triumph.
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Cabalgata Reyes Magos – the parade of the three kings in Barcelona

In Catalonia and throughout Spain, the festival of El Día de los Reyes on 6 January is a massive event. It celebrates the arrival of the three kings in Bethlehem with their gifts for the infant Christ, and is the traditional Spanish day for exchanging gifts. A huge parade takes place throughout Barcelona, with fireworks and street parties, as children clamour to receive their presents.