Welcome to the vibrant and enchanting city of Barcelona! 

Whether you’re a first-time visitor or returning for another unforgettable adventure, this guide is designed to help you make the most of your time in this captivating destination. 

Join us as we explore the must-visit spots that Barcelona has to offer. And to ensure your stay is as comfortable as it is exciting, we’ve included some great recommendations for places to stay.

Discover the culinary hotspots

Barcelona is a culinary paradise that reveals delicious stories with every bite. Embark on a gastronomic adventure by exploring charming local eateries, where you can relish mouthwatering tapas and sip refreshing vermouth.

To experience the true essence of Catalan cuisine, a visit to Can Culleretes is a must. Situated in the Gothic Quarter, this culinary gem takes you on a journey through traditional flavors with its offerings of paella, seafood, and hearty stews.

Address: Carrer d’en Quintana, 5
Opening hours: Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 13:00-15:30 / Thursdays to Saturdays 13:00-15:30 and 20:00-22:30

For a dining experience that is truly extraordinary, step into Els Quatre Gats located in El Raval neighborhood. This iconic restaurant holds a special place in Barcelona’s history as a meeting point for renowned artists like Picasso and Gaudí. Indulge in a menu inspired by Catalan and Mediterranean cuisine while immersing yourself in live music performances and captivating art exhibitions.

Address: Carrer de Montsió, 3

Opening hours: Tuesdays to Fridays 11:00-00:30 / Saturdays 12:00-00:00 / Sundays 12:00-17:00

Barcelona’s culinary scene is an endless adventure, and these recommendations merely scratch the surface of the flavorful wonders that await you. So, allow your taste buds to guide you through the mouthwatering delights of the city and savor every moment of your gastronomic journey in Barcelona.

Unveil the artistic treasures

Barcelona is home to amazing world-class museums that harbor awe-inspiring exhibitions waiting to be discovered. As you explore the city, you’ll quickly find extraordinary museums that will make for an amazing afternoon activity.

Immerse yourself in the works of the iconic Pablo Picasso at the Museu Picasso, where you can marvel at the artist’s early creations, gaining a deeper understanding of his artistic journey.

Address: C/ de Montcada, 15-23

Opening hours: Tuesdays to Sundays 10:00-20:00

Continue your adventure at the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA), where captivating contemporary artworks await. Let the thought-provoking pieces ignite your imagination and challenge your perceptions of art, taking you on a mesmerizing journey through the ever-evolving world of contemporary art.

Address: Plaça dels Àngels, 1

Opening hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 11:00-19:30 / Saturdays 10:00-20:00 / Sundays 10:00-15:00 / Tuesdays closed

Dive into Barcelona’s iconic architecture

Barcelona’s streets are adorned with unique architectural marvels that captivate visitors with their beauty and historical significance. Gaudí’s architecture is with no doubt one of the most popular attractives that the city has to offer. 

Park Güell invites you into a whimsical world where nature and art harmoniously blend. Designed by Gaudí, the park features colorful tiled mosaics, curving structures, and lush greenery. It’s the perfect place to wander, relax, and soak in the artistic charm while enjoying stunning views of Barcelona.

The Sagrada Família stands as an iconic symbol of Barcelona and Gaudí’s masterpiece. This extraordinary basilica, still under construction, is a testament to Gaudí’s unique architectural style. Marvel at its towering spires, intricate façade, and the interplay of light through its stained glass windows, immersing yourself in a world of awe-inspiring beauty and spiritual reverence.

The finest accommodations

When it comes to finding the perfect place to stay in Barcelona, Olala Homes is the place to go. With our offer of modern accommodations with easy access to attractions, dining options and transportation in the most popular touristic hubs. Below you will find a selection of stylish and modern accommodations in Barcelona.

Olala Casanova Apartment is a centrally located apartment that boasts a classy decor throughout. Providing a cozy ambiance along with modern amenities. This apartment is close to Plaça de Catalunya and landmarks like Casa Batlló, immerse yourself in the city’s rich architectural heritage.

Nestled in the tranquil Les Corts neighborhood, Olala Diagonal Apartment offers an airy and relaxing space to unwind after a day exploring the city. This charming area offers a casual-chic vibe, with fine dining restaurants, quaint cafes, and local supermarkets nearby. 

Olala Señor Urgell Apartment is located in the vibrant Eixample neighborhood offering a blend of minimalism and modernity. With Plaça de Catalunya and Mercat de la Boqueria just a few minutes away, you’ll enjoy of a priviledged location and a modern space.

Olala Casanova Apartment
Olala Diagonal Apartment
Olala Señor Urgell Apartment

Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant energy, rich history, and unparalleled charm of Barcelona, as you create lifelong memories an experience the trip of a lifetime. Don’t forget to search Olala Homes’ website for exceptional stays that provide comfort and convenience in prime locations.