On a typical summer day, Barcelona's El Prat airport welcomes 40 flights from all over the United Kingdom. Flying to Barcelona from the UK is the first choice for many travellers. Given the number of low-cost airlines competing on the route - Easyjet, Ryanair, Monarch, … [Read more...]
Explore Barcelona's atmospheric Gothic Quarter, marvel at the architecture of Gaudi, take in the atmosphere of a big game at Camp Nou, or use the city as a base for exploring the wider region of Catalonia.
Driving from the UK to Barcelona doesn't take as long as you might think. Barcelona is within easy reach of England by car. Several options for reaching continental Europe mean you can plan an intriguing road trip as part of your holiday. You don't even need to drive … [Read more...]
While flying is the most popular option for travelling between the UK and Catalonia, adventurous travellers do have other options. Flying Barcelona is one of the easiest European destinations to reach from the UK with direct flights from every major airport, and many of … [Read more...]
The masterpiece of Antoni Gaudí remains unfinished after 135 years. George Orwell once famously derided it as one of the most hideous buildings in the world, yet almost three million visitors from all around the world pass through its doors every year, making it the most … [Read more...]
The labyrinth streets and medieval landmarks of the Gothic Quarter are at the pulsing heart of old Barcelona. The quarter encompasses the oldest parts of the city of Barcelona, and includes the remains of the city's Roman wall. Although the district is home to some notable … [Read more...]