Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Barcelona grabs your heart from the first glance

Barcelona is the tempting heart of Catalonia and one of the most beautiful and unforgettable cities in Spain. When you first visit Barcelona, you might think it has it all. With its wonderful location between the Mediterranean Sea and the hills of Montjuic, and the unique Catalan culture and traditions, the city will not leave you indifferent. Even a short walk through the city will present you stunning landmarks and impressive architectural masterpieces that will grab your attention. Barcelona is home of the most remarkable works of the world famous architect Gaudi, such as the colossal, still unfinished cathedral, La Sagrada Familia. The three-lined boulevard, Las Ramblas is the liveliest part of the city. The Eixample Quarter is worth your attention with its impressive modernistic buildings. Don’t miss to visit the Gothic Square, the historical nucleus of Barcelona with cobbled streets, medieval buildings and ruins of 4th century Roman walls.

The city is the capital of Catalonia and keeps alive the symbols and the traditions of the Catalan folklore. If you are dreaming of a fulfilling holiday on the Mediterranean, this is the place to go. There is an enormous selection of accommodation types for your stay that will fit your needs and budget. Barcelona apartments are a great alternative to the hotels and assure plenty of benefits for their guests. Nowhere else you can find the coziness and the comfort of a real home. The independence and the privacy that apartments feature make them a perfect accommodation for honey moons or family vacations with children. Barcelona is famous for its exceptional cuisine which is a wonderful mixture of seafood specialties, Catalan dishes and traditional Spanish meals. If you choose to book an apartment for your holiday, you can also cook a homemade meal of your taste and preferences. Some of the most attractive apartments are located near the beach and reveal marvellous views toward the Mediterranean Sea. There are apartments with balconies, 3 and 4 bedrooms and different extras that will make your holiday even better. Barcelona is a wonderful starting point for an outstanding journey on the Mediterranean. Use Barcelona car rental and visit other fabulous cities in the area. You will be independent to visit every interesting spot and organize your time in the best way. Plan your vacation now and you can take an advantage of the discounts in the offers for renting a car as well as for booking an apartment.

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