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Small-Group Barcelona Chocolate and Sweets Walking Tour
"Treat yourself with a delicious and unforgettable walking tour of Barcelona! Meet your guide in the gastronomic center that was created to offer new experiences to foodies and travelers visiting Barcelona. Here enjoy a guided tasting of traditional Spanish sweets or chocolates all washed down with a drink.As you discover different types of sweets and chocolates your guide will explain how the sweets tradition in Spain started in monasteries centuries ago when nuns would create elaborate homemade delicacies. Next follow your guide through the charming alleyways of the Gothic quarter where most patisseries chocolate shops and cafés are located
From EUR49.00
Private Custom Tour: Barcelona in a Day
"Your day in Barcelona is totally customizable and the itinerary for your half- or full-day tour will be tailored to suit your needs and interests. Before your tour your private guide will contact you to discuss the things you want to see so that your logistics can be arranged in advance.On the day of your tour meet your guide at your preferred location then set off by whatever necessary means of transport is required. Public transport is included but all meals entrance fees and requested transport by private vehicle are payable at your own expense.Perhaps visit some of the city’s must-see sights like Casa Batlló
From EUR44.00
Barcelona Old Town Sky Walk Tour
"Meet your guide in central Barcelona in the morning and head to Barcelona Cathedral also known as the Cathedral of the Holy Cross and St Eulalia. From street level the church’s Gothic architecture is striking.Strutting through Old Town pass the beautiful square of Placa Sant Felip Neri which hides some of Barcelona’s secrets. Famed architect Antoni Gaudi was a parishioner here — nearby is the site where he was struck by a tram and killed. This tucked-away courtyard is also featured in the Woody Allen movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona.< a 14th-century church in the Gothic Quarter (Barri Gotic). Ascend the bell tower to admire one of the best views of Barcelona capturing its colorful jumble of rooftops
From EUR43.00

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El Pueblo Espanhol Theme Park

Can you believe there is a Spanish theme park in Barcelona? The " El Pueblo Espanhol" is a theme park in Montjuic that reproduces the artistic and architectural contrasts that can be found thoughout...
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May 27, 2004

Maremagnum Shopping Cente

This shopping centre is a dive that caters for removing the tourists from their money This criticism excludes the aquarium and I-Max located alongside Anywhere else - port Olympic for food, L'Illa...
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Apr 26, 2004

Museum rip-off

The Antonio Tapies museum consists of about 4 "artworks" by Tapies - a few canvases with cement or other junk poured on them and an old wooden cabinet filled with dirty clothes. To see this wonder,...
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Jan 01, 2004


Don't visit the D'Or Tapas Bar on C de Pelai - this is at the top of La Rambla - they take advantage or mis-interupt your order to bring larger drinks or portions of food and charge you for the...
Sep 26, 2003

Orienting Yourself

Downtown Barcelona is divided into distinctive districts including La Ribera, today a popular museum quarter; El Raval (or Barri Xinès, China Town), a run-down area with a high crime rate (and perhaps...
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May 24, 2003

Avoid tapas in bars and restaurants owned by chain

If you wanna eat good tapas go to small bars with homemade food! Avoid to have tapas in bars or restaurants owned by big chains as "TAPAS BAR" for instance or you will taste industrial food, not real...
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Feb 11, 2003

Oy, Hard Rock Cafe!

Raise your hand if you've never heard of Hard Rock Cafe....(sound of crickets...)...Okay great, so we all know about Hard Rock Cafe. Need I say more? I do? Well, I was going to do the tourist thing...
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Dec 09, 2002

Keep your hand on your...

Keep your hand on your wallet/purse especially when walking around the old town &amp; las ramblas. I had mine temporarily stolen by a woman begging for money and food. She shoved cardboard into myy...
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Aug 26, 2002

Port vell and the nite clubs...

Port vell and the nite clubs (discoteca) there... I guess it's ok that you can wander in and out of 5(?) nite clubs next to each other... But not these ones! One is just tackier than the other. Avoid....
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Aug 25, 2002

All those tourist-oriented...

All those tourist-oriented bars 'alongside' main streets ... just check if you can see some spanish people seated: if not, leave the bar ...There's an exception to this rule: tapas bar are usually...
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Aug 24, 2002

ARAGON PYRENEES<br/>Benasque -...

ARAGON PYRENEESBenasque - doubtless good for access etc but unless you go for this do not bother.(Photo unconnected - Hecho)
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Aug 26, 2002
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Casa Aduana

Old Customs House, didn't explore inside but very unique architecture. The building was completed in 1902 and now sits 3-4 blocks from the port. The building is currently closed and sits at the...
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Parc de la Ciutadella

Created at the same time as the Universal Exhibition of 1888, on the space formerly occupied by the original citadel. Ciutadella is one of the largest green areas of Barcelona with plenty of alleys...
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Museu Picasso - Picasso Museum

Located in the Gothic area of the city, the Picasso Museum is well worth a visit. The museum presents Picasso's works in a chronological order and this really helps to provide a greater understanding...
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Museu d'Historia de Catalunya - Catalan History Museum

This museum opened during 1943 and one of its major attractions is to take a walk underground and view the streets of the Roman and medieval city. We were on a tour and did not have time to enter the...
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Museu de la Xocolata - Chocolate Museum

This is a museum about chocolate. I love chocolate and found the visit interesting. The exhibition starts with cacao and how it was used in America. And then how it came to Europe and later with the...
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Barcelona Walking Tours Gotic

This Great tour, organized by Turisme de Barcelona, offers you the possibility to walk by the Gothic Quarter, with an experimented guide that will explain you the history of all the hidden corners of...
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