Reasons to Visit Barcelona

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Barcelona is one of the most popular cities to visit in Europe and has a very high occupancy rate year-round. Its natural geographical landscape means that with Tibidabo Mountain at the back and the Mediterranean Sea at the bottom, Barcelona is on a slight gradient towards the sea. So what are the best ways to take advantage of this natural slope, and not make it all an uphill climb? Recent years have seen some great new innovative inventions sit side by side with the classic (and very classic) methods of transport in the city.

FC Barcelona are one of the top clubs in the world and by going to Barcelona you can try and attend one of FC Barcelona's home games, whether it be in the league, cup or Champions league. Barcelona have many great players including Messi, Ronaldinho and Thiery Henry and seeing these players is a treat. Day tours of the Nou Camp are also very worthwhile.

Gaudi - Barcelona is famous for its Gaudi buildings and La Sagrada Familia is one place which is well worth visiting. This church has already taken over 100 years to build and is estimate to need another 100 years for completion. Seeing some of the work of the nineteenth century architect is well worth it if you get the chance.

wheels. It's been known for years that Barcelona is a skater's paradise. The slight downhill incline gives ease for skaters to effortlessly glide down towards the port, and the many flat parks and open spaces at places like the MACBA, 3 Chimneys Park and Plaça Universitat, plus the seeming indifference to the local cops makes Barcelona a fave for rollerbladers, skaters and all other urban methods.

The cable cars of Barcelona - two awesome ways to travel for Barcelona city breaks . What better way to arrive to the beach, than taking the Miramar cable car over the water of the old port, waving along the way to the cruisers on the ocean liners below, and taking in some breathtaking views along the way.

A short trip of Barcelona weekend will let you reveal the secrets of this cheerful city as Barcelona promises to offer you a lot of fun and enjoyment during your stay at the city. While spending your weekend in Barcelona, the first thing that will definitely catch your attention are the luxurious clean beaches that will make you go wild and engage yourself into some wild water sports available here.

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This article was published on 2010/12/23