Barcelona Pass Comparison – Which is the best Barcelona tourist pass for you?

Barcelona Pass Comparison

If you follow this blog or have checked our About me Page, you already know that I hate spending more money than really necessary. That’s why I always check whether there are ways to visit specific places cheaper in any way. Often, a great way to save on entrance fees for sights is Tourist passes. … Read more

Things to do in Calafell Spain – The arguably best town at Costa Dorada

Calafell Spain

Calafell Spain is definitely one of my favorite places in Catalonia. At least once a year, we travel to the small town on the Costa Dorada. This year, we even spent 1 ½ month here. For this reason, I would like to introduce you to this hidden gem in Catalonia in more detail. Located just … Read more

The perfect Tarragona Day Trip Itinerary to the best things to do in Tarragona, Spain

Tarragona Sehenswürdigkeiten

Tarragona, Spain is a beautiful Mediterranean city in Catalonia and is also known as the capital of the Costa Dorada. With its good connection and relative proximity, Tarragona can also be visited as a day trip from Barcelona. However, we recommend that you take a little more time in the city than just a Tarragona … Read more

Barcelona in Winter – Everything you should know before your Barcelona Winter Vacation

Barcelona in Winter

Barcelona is arguably known worldwide as a great summer destination. Because let’s be honest, who could say no to a beach vacation, sun, and ice-cold sangria? But did you know that a visit to Barcelona in winter can really be worthwhile as well? Whether you want to visit Barcelona in December for Christmas or during … Read more

Food in Catalonia – 18 tasty Traditional Catalan Dishes you will want to try

Food in Catalonia

If you think of Spanish food, you probably have paella, tapas, tortilla de patata, and similar in mind. Each of those delicious Spanish dishes is also a popular food in Catalonia but are not typical of the region. But since the Catalan cuisine is also full of unique culinary delights, we want to introduce you … Read more

How to visit Barcelona on a Budget – A Local’s Guide to drastically reduce your Barcelona travel cost

Barcelona on a Budget, Sagrada Familia

Apart from Madrid, the Catalan capital Barcelona is probably the most expensive city you can visit in Spain. Nevertheless, a trip to Barcelona can actually happen without breaking the bank. In this article, you will learn how much a trip to Barcelona costs and how to visit Barcelona on a Budget by saving a lot … Read more

How to get from Barcelona Airport to City Center & back – A Local’s Guide

How to get from Barcelona airport to city center

Almost 8 million people visit the Catalan capital on the northeast coast of Spain annually. With so many arrivals you can certainly imagine that the way from Barcelona airport to the city center must be well developed. And it surely is. There are many ways to get from Barcelona El Prat Airport to the center … Read more

The Ultimate 3 Days Itinerary Barcelona – See Barcelona in 3 Days like a local

Barcelona itinerary, view over Barcelona, Panorama, Barcelona in 3 days

I am living in Barcelona now for more than 4 years now and have probably seen all the famous tourist attractions here (more than once). But since travelers usually don’t have two years to explore the city, I decided to create you an Ultimate 3 Days Itinerary Barcelona. (So, you know what to do in … Read more

The best way to spend 5 Days in Barcelona – Barcelona Itinerary 5 Days

Barcelona Wochenendtrip, Sagrada Familia

Barcelona is simply an amazing and absolutely unique city. After more than 3 years of living in the in Barcelona, I couldn’t imagine living anywhere else in the world. And still, I have the feeling that I haven’t seen it all yet. The capital of Catalonia is full of surprises. But what if you only … Read more

Barcelona Scams – How to successfully avoid Pickpockets & Tourist Scams

Barcelona Scams and pickpockets, street in Barcelona

Barcelona is simply a beautiful city – but with many tourists also come many pickpockets. Meanwhile, Barcelona is even known as the City of Pickpockets – a really sad title. When I recently had to go to the German Consulate of Barcelona for a document which we needed for our upcoming wedding, I was shocked … Read more

Skip the Line Sagrada Familia, Barcelona & Everything you need to know about your visit

Ticket Sagrada Familia Eintritt, Barcelona

The Sagrada Família belongs to Barcelona like the Brandenburg Gate to Berlin or the Colosseum to Rome. Every year thousands of visitors get here to see this famous attraction for themselves. And not only from the outside, this masterpiece by Gaudí is a real highlight – it’s also worth to have a look at from … Read more

Best Itinerary for One Day in Barcelona -See Barcelona in a day like a local

Barcelona in a day itinerary, Park Güell, view, One day in Barcelona

I can not emphasize enough what a wonderful city Barcelona is. No wonder I have been living in the Catalan capital for almost 3 years now. And still, I discover something new every time I leave the house. You can spend months or even years here without getting bored. But what if you have only … Read more