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Contemporary Culture Center (CCCB)

Contemporary Culture Center (CCCB)

Il Center de Cultura ContemporĂ nia de Barcelona, ​​known as CCCB, is one of the most visited cultural and exhibition centers in the city of Barcelona. Located in the Raval, its main theme is the city and urban culture. Its success is due to the quality of […]

The CaixaForum

The CaixaForum

The CaixaForum is a 'former modernist textile factory, converted into a cultural space. Numerous temporary exhibitions are held within its rooms, and thanks to its privileged location near Plaça de Espanya, the CaixaForum is ideal for a visit dedicated to the […]

The Palace of the Viceroy

The Palace of the Viceroy

It is curious to think that in the middle of La Rambla, one of the busiest streets in Europe, you can find an exhibition center, inside a historic building that alone would deserve a visit, from thecompletely free access, almost always not very popular, however […]

The Bosc UrbĂ : an adventure park in Barcelona

The Bosc UrbĂ : an adventure park in Barcelona

What is the Urban ForestIf you are looking for a place to have a physical experience with your family or group, without leaving Barcelona, ​​then the Bosc UrbĂ  is for you: an adventure park located inside a converted industrial structure, located in the Forum […]

The Ramblas, Barcelona

The Ramblas, Barcelona

The Ramblas, or rather, Las Ramblas, is the symbol of the nightlife of Barcelona, one of the first images that come to mind when talking about the Catalan capital and, perhaps, it is today the most seen and known place in this Catalan town that seems to slide placidly […]

The Botanical Garden

The Botanical Garden

Il Botanical Garden of Barcelona, ​​(in Catalan JardĂ­ BotĂ nic) is located on the MontjuĂŻc: created in 1999, it covers an area of ​​about 14 hectares, immersed in a splendid setting overlooking the city and the sea. Inside there is a wide selection of […]

GrĂ cia: discovering modernism

GrĂ cia: discovering modernism

This route, perhaps less touristy, but no less interesting, extends through the narrow streets of district of GrĂ cia.Although today it is one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Barcelona, once GrĂ cia was an autonomous municipality, annexed to the city at […]

The CosmoCaixa: science museum

The CosmoCaixa: science museum

What is CosmoCaixaThe CosmoCaixa is a very innovative science museum, in the already wide choice of Barcelona: its aim is to spread knowledge about science and nature, favoring children and adolescents. Even the greatest will not be immune from involvement: keep […]

The King of Magic

The King of Magic

El King of Magic it's a magic theater-museum, associated with the shop of the same name, specialized exclusively in prestige and illusionism shows, located in the La Ribera district, a few steps from the Palau de la Musica Catalana. If you are passionate about […]

The Citadel Park

The Citadel Park

Parc de la Ciutadella was the first space made explicitly as a public park in Barcelona, ​​towards the end of the XNUMXth century. The park it hosts several attractions inside, such as the monumental waterfall, an artificial lake, the Regional Parliament of […]

The Barcelona aquarium

The Barcelona aquarium

THEAquarium is the aquarium of Barcelona, ​​located in Port Vell, near the Barceloneta.Consisting of approx 35 tubs, it contains over 11.000 animals, belonging to about 450 different species.As for the fish fauna of the Mediterranean Sea, it is certainly the […]

Magic Fountain of Barcelona

Magic Fountain of Barcelona

La Magic Fountain (in Castilian Fuente Mágica) is the largest fountain in Barcelona, and is the main element of a complex of plays of light and water that extends from the nearby Plaça de Espanya to the Palau Nacional, home of the MNAC.It offers a wonderful show […]

Poble Espanyol

Poble Espanyol

Il Poble Espanyol is an open-air architectural museum, located on MontjuĂŻc, a few steps from the Font Mágica. Immersed in an area of ​​5 hectares, the poble brings together examples of architecture from the different Spanish regions, reproducing, in full […]

Lloret de Mar

Lloret de Mar

Lloret de Mar è one of the most popular destinations on the Costa Brava: famous above all for its beaches and its lively nightlife, the city actually offers attractions for all tastes and is very popular with families. The city is about 75 km from Barcelona: for […]

The Raval: what to see and where to eat

The Raval: what to see and where to eat

Il Raval it is one of the most multi-ethnic neighborhoods in all of Barcelona, ​​welcoming many communities of different cultures and nationalities.Known in ancient times as barri xino (Chinese district) was for a long time one of the most degraded areas of […]

He Born CCM

He Born CCM

Il Born Cultural and Memory Center (in Catalan Center de Cultura i Memòria del Born, or Born CCM) is a center dedicated to the exhibition of exhibitions of an artistic and cultural nature. Built inside the ancient Born Market, it was opened in 2013 after a long […]

La Boqueria market, Barcelona

La Boqueria market, Barcelona

Spain's most famous indoor food market is there Boqueria of Barcelona!Let's find out everything about this lively, colorful but above all appetizing place.WhatIt is one of the oldest markets in Spain, also called San Josep Market: born in the early seventeenth […]

Gothic Quarter Route

Gothic Quarter Route

In the morning the organized groups are the masters Gothic Quarter, so the best time to visit the area is around lunchtime, saving some queues at the main attractions, like the Cathedral or the MUHBA.It is also located in a nerve center of the city, so from the […]

Il GaudĂ­ Exhibition Center

Il GaudĂ­ Exhibition Center

The GaudĂ­ Exhibition Center is a permanent exhibition dedicated to the brilliant Catalan architect: it offers a unique collection of objects and documents by Antoni GaudĂ­, as well as a research center dedicated to works, life and his working method. The center […]

The modernist enclosure of the Santa Creu i Sant Pau hospital

The modernist enclosure of the Santa Creu i Sant Pau hospital

The modernist enclosure of the hospital of Santa Creu i Sant Pau is one of the most emblematic architectural works of LluĂ­s Domènech i Montaner. It is a modernist-style hospital complex, inaugurated in 1930, consisting of a main building, 27 pavilions and a series […]

The Palau of Catalan Music

The Palau of Catalan Music

The Palau de la Musica, along with the Pedrera is considered one of the finest examples of Catalan Modernism for its brilliant architecture, and its magnificent decorations, which is why it was declared UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997.This appraisal redeems […]

Neighbourhoods and districts of Barcelona

Neighbourhoods and districts of Barcelona

Do you think Barcelona is too big? Well, you're not far wrong. This city has ten different districts to get lost in. But don't get overwhelmed, in ForBarcelonaLovers we have created a list with all the essential neighborhoods of Barcelona. The different districts […]

Barcelona zoo

Barcelona zoo

Barcelona Zoo it is located in the Parc de la Ciutadella, in the city center.Open since 1892, it currently houses a great variety of animals, offering the opportunity to see specimens rarely seen in nature up close; some exotic, such as lions, Komodo dragons and […]

The Ribera

The Ribera

La Ribera is one of the historic districts of ciutat vella of Barcelona, ​​and one of the most particular of the city. It currently houses some of the city's most important attractions, such as the church of Santa MarĂ­a del Mar, the Palau de la Musica Catalana, […]

Santa Maria del Mar, Barcellona

Santa Maria del Mar, Barcellona

The basilica of Santa MarĂ­a del Mar is one of the best examples of Catalan Gothic that can be admired in Barcelona. Located in the La Ribera district, Santa Maria del Mar has a long history linked to the city and its inhabitants.There is often confusion between […]

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