Torre Bellesguard, the lesser known Gaudí masterpiece

Torre Bellesguard, the lesser known Gaudí masterpiece

Torre Bellesguard is probably one of the lesser known Gaudí's masterpieces, the Casa Bellesguard is located at the foot of Collserola and has magnificent views of Barcelona city. This is why the house is called Bellesguard, which in Catalan means beautiful view. The Casa Bellesguard was designed by Gaudí between 1900 and 1909 in Sarrià Sant Gervasi neighbou…

Barcelona Travel Guide for first timers

Barcelona Travel Guide for first timers

Barcelona is an incredible city and knowing the basics will help you go around comfortably, being a local I can give you all the tips you need to take the most of this Barcelona city guide.  Before you plan your visit to Barcelona there are different things that you need to take into account, knowing the cost of living in Barcelona will help you get an i…

Girona, the new scenario for Game of thrones in Catalonia

Girona, the new scenario for Game of thrones in Catalo…

Game of Thrones has chosen Girona as one of its scenarios for the 6th season, it is the first time HBO on GOT films in Catalonia. Girona is an amazing city, 100 km from Barcelona, near the well known Costa Brava. It is a great opportunity for tourism in the area, and put our great heritage to be seen by millions of people who follow the series.No wonder …

10 things you didn't know about Barcelona

10 things you didn't know about Barcelona

Barcelona is full of surprises and I am pretty sure that are things that you don't know about the city even if you are local, and if you don't believe, check the below infographic about 10 things you didn't know about Barcelona by Apartment Barcelona.We have explained some of those in  Ancient Barcelona city tour about Barcelona's Cathedral or our Gaudí lo…

Sagrada familia will be finished in 2026

Sagrada familia will be finished in 2026

Sagrada Familia is one of the top star monuments in Barcelona and known around the world as this church has been under construction for more than 133 years due to its particular way of funding the cost of the building. The funding is done exclusively through donations and what the monument earns from selling the tickets, the original idea is that if it was …

Music and art festivals in Catalonia: spring and summer

Music and art festivals in Catalonia: spring and summer

Summer and spring, this time of the year is when we want to be outdoors and enjoy the landscape, I already gave you some options to enjoy summer in Barcelona but there are so many more activities to do in Catalonia. Catalonia is much more than Barcelona, and you are lucky because it is full of art and culture all year around but in summer some of the …

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