Cheap Holidays in Barcelona
The Barcelona that awaits is a city with Roman heritage and a horizon in the 21st Century, where economic dynamism blends with intellectual effervescence. Today’s Barcelona is living one of its finest moments.
In a privileged position on the North Eastern coast of the Iberian Peninsula and the shores of the Mediterranean, Barcelona is a modern and enterprising city. The visitor unfamiliar with its history might be surprised that such a modern and exciting city preserves its historic Gothic centre almost intact.
It is unequivocally a Mediterranean city, not only because of its geographic location, but also because of its history, tradition and cultural influences. The history of the city dates back to the founding of a Romas colony on its soil. The 1888 World Fair became a symbol of the capacity for hard work and the international outlook projected for the city. Culture and arts flourished in Barcelona and in all of Catalonia.
On the Barcelona’s, most famous exports is Gaudi, the exuberant architect. His work can be found scattered around the city and perhaps the most famous piece is the magnificent Sagrada Familia Cathedral.
Barcelona is now firmly established as one of Europe’s greatest cities, an inspiration for architects from across the continent and a magnet for visitors from around the world. Visit Barcelona and take away an everlasting memory of Spain, Catalonia and the cities breathtaking beauty.