We are all made of stories, of everyday stories – and this website is a small guide of wanderlust in Barcelona, based upon personal experience and everyday small discoveries. In Rutes de Barcelona you’ll find a bit of everything: stylish facades, good eateries, cool design and the local lifestyle. I’ve picked some of my favourite destinations – houses, eateries, shops or galleries, and grouped them into little journeys. Or better said – ideas on how to spend some 3-4 hours in the city while having a walk, seeing some elegant houses, stopping for some good food and enjoying local insights.
A fully preserved medieval jewel surrounded by sandy beaches and rugged cliffs, Tossa de Mar is one of the most beloved destinations in Costa Brava.
Diving into the sea or climbing the dragon’s tail? Here’s an insight into the wonderful universe of Antoni Gaudí.
Sant Pol de Mar is at about 40 minutes by train from Barcelona, on the coast of Maresme. The place has a bit of everything: narrow winding streets, medieval churches, Modernist mansions, places with good food, pine-covered hills and, above all, ten beaches to its name.
The culinary cultures of Peru, Japan, Brazil and Mexico meet in one single place, in the heart of Poblenou.
A tower, a park, and a restaurant – they all have in common the name of the architect, French-born Jean Nouvel. For contemporary architecture lovers, these are some destinations not to be missed.