Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is one of the most important cities in the south of Europe where the 1992 Olympic Games were held. It was founded during the Roman era and still has an exceptional patrimony in monuments, especially in Gothic, Vanguard and Modern art. Antonio Guadi being its best exponent.
This important cultural offering is reflected in new infrastructures like the Contemporary Art Museum, the Auditorium, the Catalonia National Art Museum, the Liceu Theatreor the well-known Picasso Museum, the Miró Foundation and the Thyssen Foundation.
Moreover, Barcelona is a friendly city that opens its doors to visitors so they can enjoy its Mediterranean culture, , its shopping centres, its tasty gastronomy and its countless number, of leisure and cultural possibilities where time is your only restriction.
All told, and along with the friendly, hospitable character of its people, you will be able to enjoy a happy city that has recently become an important tourist destination.
Leisure possibilities on the seafront: the Olympic Port, the Maremagnum, the Imax cinema and the Aquarium, offer fun from morning till late at night.