Barcelona City Breaks
Barcelona city breaks are are amongst the most popular city break destinations. Barcelona is a cosmopolitan city combining world famous sights, shopping and a vibrant nightlife. City breaks to Barcelona offer a city of art and culture, home to the greatest works of Gaudi.
Barcelona city breaks offer a wealth of things to do. The famous, Las Ramblas, the Barri Gotic, Placa Catalunya and the city's port are bursting with excellent cafes, restaurants and boutique shops. Barcelona city breaks are a shoppers paradise with the Passeig de Gracia home to some of Europes best shops.
Barcelona city breaks provide the chance to sample the world renowned architecture and extraordinary works of Gaudi including the La Sagrada Familia. The Barri Gotic (Gothic Quarter) is a maze of narrow streets, stunning Gothic buildings and cathedrals, one of the most popular areas to visit whilst on a city break in Barcelona.
Barcelona city breaks are rich in culture and the city offers numerous museums and art galleries. For football lovers a guided tour of the Nou Camp is a must whilst to excape the bustling city centre, the nearby sandy beach is perfect for soaking up the sun.
Getting around whilst on a city break in Barcelona is fairly easy. Whilst the Old Town is compact and easy to walk around you'll need to use public transport to visit some major attractions including La Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell.
Public transport comprises trains, buses and metro. The metro is the easiest, most efficient and cheapest way to get around Barcelona as are sightseeing buses which are a great way to see the city. The city has an easy ticketing system and the Barcelona City Card can be purchased from tourist offices, offering unlimited travel on all public transport as well as many discounts on the city's tourist attractions.