Hotel W Barcelona is one of the best hotels in the world. It is a stunning architectural masterpiece, designed as a sail, on the sands of the Barcelona shores. Truly thought as a modern veisseil – let’s say modern art – the W Barcelona is also a fantastic and dynamic hotel where the locals and international crowds gather to enjoy a drink whilst admiring the skyline of the city.
Inspired by the dynamism and artistic feel of the city, every space of the hotel gives tribute to Barcelona. The large glass windows let the light in and offer superb views over the city. The bedrooms benefit from the spirit. Each is finely decorated with a modern touch and tech gizmos. Service is also up to the level, with staff accustomed to cater for demanding people.
The rooftop bar and lounge is a trendy destination for the it crowd. They can enjoy there cocktails and all sorts of drinks to get in the mood for any of the parties happening in town. And the morning after, simply relax at the Spa or by the pool, enjoying the sun and the Mediterranean. The W Barcelona is definitely one of the best hotels in the world.
Capital of Catalonia, the city of Barcelona never ceases to dazzle travelers. It’s hard to say if it’s the Sagrada Familia, the incredible contemporary baroque cathedral still unfinished by the Catalan architect Gaudi, or if it’s the Ramblas, the mythical boulevard linking the center to the port that best symbolizes this fantastic city, festive and lively down to the small streets and into the night. So let’s say both! There is also the Güell park and its big colored dragon signed… Gaudi, the architect who definitely marked the city.
The Picasso and Joan Miró museums, two major artists who were intimately linked to this magnificent city, are also unmissable. Barcelona is also a gourmet destination with a multitude of small and large restaurants and sumptuous markets, including the magnificent and immense covered market of La Boqueria on the Remblas. Everything to better understand the local flavors and the Catalan cuisine that harmonizes so well the sea, the mountains, the vegetable garden, the forest, the scrubland.
So many addresses that you will find in this guide to Barcelona. We even combine the tasting of specialties and good Spanish wines with culture. It is also here that the tapas are reputed to be the best in Spain. Several museums and tourist sites have their own restaurant. Efficient! And then there is the sea, the marina and the fishermen’s harbor, the mirador of Columbus from where to take height, the aquarium Barcelona, the maritime museum and even the beaches! Finally, the more festive ones will head to the seafront and the city center to have a drink in the many bars and nightclubs of the city, renowned for its nightlife.