A Photo Walkthrough of Gaudi’s Park Guell

If you’ve been following along, you know we’ve seen a lot of Gaudi while in Barcelona…naturally. We’ve been to La Sagrada Familia, La Pedrera and now Park Guell completes the trifecta. A Bit of History Catalan entrepreneur, Eusebi Guell, commissioned Antoni Gaudi to create the park. At the time it was also intended to be … Read more

Barri Gotic // A Guide to Exploring Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

Barri Gotic aka Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter is one of the oldest and most historical areas in the city. In fact, some buildings and structures are still standing from the medieval and Roman times, dating back as far as 15B.C.  The neighborhood is lively and fun, and you could spend hours wandering through the streets, getting lost … Read more

The Oldest Cocktail Bar in Barcelona: Las Boadas

Along the most popular street in the city sits the oldest cocktail bar in Barcelona, and if you’re not paying attention, you’ll walk right by it. Las Boadas occupies a tiny corner on Las Ramblas; it’s very unassuming with a small door and simple lettering on the outside. Las Boadas However when you venture inside, you … Read more

Gaudi in Barcelona: Casa Mila // La Pedrera

Casa Mila, also known as La Pedrera, is one of Antoni Gaudi’s most famous works in Barcelona.  We toured Casa Mila and La Sagrada Familia in the same day and I’m glad we went here first. The audio tour that accompanies your visit to La Pedrera gives tons of insight into Gaudi, his style and his vision. Casa Mila was built … Read more