El Poble Espanyol was built on the occasion of the International Exhibition of Barcelona that took place in 1929. Today it is one of the main tourist attractions of the city and the mountain of de Montjuïc.
As unbelievable as it may sound, Barcelona is home to a building that is a replica of the famous Alhambra in Granada, located in Carrer Berlinès, 5 in the Sant Gervasi neighbourhood.
Saint John’s Eve is celebrated throughout Catalonia, Valencia and the Balearic Islands, commemorating the summer solstice, an event of pagan origin.
Can Borrell reservoir was once a dam that today is no longer in use, and which collects water from the torrent that flows down from Collserola Park in the region of Sant Cugat del Vallès, Vallès Occidental.
Set in the sierra Collserola, the mountain of Tibidabo can be found to the west of Barcelona, and it is here on its top where we can find the amusement park and the Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor (Expiatory Church of the Sacred Heart).
The Magic Fountain of Montjuïc, one of the city’s icons famous all over the world, is lit up at night in a magical show of colours, water and music, and is one of the free activities that is most worth visiting in the city of Barcelona.
The Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, built between 1902 and 1930 by Modernist architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner and his son, is another of the buildings in Barcelona that has been declared a World Heritage Site.
Wine tasting in Barcelona with Hotel La Casa del Sol an experience for practically all our senses, especially sight, smell and taste.