Barcelona Top Travel Tips

July, August

gastro-tapas Alaire terrace

July: a month of gastro-tapas on hotel terraces in Barcelona

July's Vespres Inedit's event offers the chance to try some truly special tapas on the terraces of Barcelona's best hotels - without breaking the bank!...

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festival mas i mas

Mas i Mas Music Festival: jazz, latin, blues and more!

Music fans won't want to miss the Mas i Mas festival 2019, which runs from 31st July-6th August in Barcelona....

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summer festivals

Summer festivals and concerts in Barcelona

Blues, jazz, reggae, electro, rock, pop, metal... whatever your musical tastes, you're bound to find something for you amongst the plethora of summer concerts and...

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August port vell

5 good reasons to visit Barcelona in July and August

Ah, summer... sun, sea, sand, relaxation, sales, exhibitions... there are plenty of things to do in Barcelona in July and August! Just remember the suncream!...

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heat barcelona

10 ways to beat the heat in Barcelona

The summer heat in Barcelona can be oppressive, and it's sometimes hard to know what to do to cool off. Here are our top 10...

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rainy day in Barcelona

What to do in Barcelona in bad weather? 8 great rainy day activities

It can sometimes rain mid-season in Barcelona. But don't panic! Here are 8 activities that will make you love the bad weather. ...

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Sagrada Familia

5 tips to avoid queueing at Barcelona’s biggest tourist attractions

Seeing the sights of the city is all well and good, but queueing for two hours to get in is far from ideal. Follow our...

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