An Overview of Barcelona

Barcelona is the capital and the most populous city of Catalonia and the second largest city in Spain, after Madrid.
Barcelona is today one of the world’s leading tourist, economic and cultural centers, and its influences in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, science, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world’s major global cities will be memorable for you and your family .

Climate

Barcelona has a Mediterranean climate with mild, humid winters and warm, dry summers.Its average annual temperature is 20 °C (68 °F) during the day and 11 °C (52 °F) at night. Average annual temperature of sea is about 18 °C (64 °F). In the coldest month – January, typically the temperature ranges from 8 to 17 °C (46 to 63 °F) during the day, 2 to 10 °C (36 to 50 °F) at night and the average sea temperature is 13 °C (55 °F).In the warmest month – August, the typically temperature ranges from 25 to 31 °C (77 to 88 °F) during the day, about 20 °C (68 °F) at night and the average sea temperature is 25 °C (77 °F).Generally – “summer’s” / “holiday” season lasts about six months, from May to October.

Nightlife

That is what we all come here for (apart from shopping, Gaudi, beaches and the sun.) Barcelona has a very good nightlife, simply because there are lots of foreigners, students, and tourists. You can find every kind of night club you are looking for, from jazz to tourist techno trash. Here are a few suggestions about some areas to visit.
Barri Gòtic & Las Ramblas

The combination of the central location, the atmosphere of Medieval Spain and the many tourists and newcomers make this an ideal area to start with. There are a lot of clubs, bars and pubs in the gothic area.

Maremagnum

This waterfront shopping center is Barcelona’s biggest mall – half shops – half clubs. By day it makes for a nice stroll with friends or family over the narrow wooden walkway from the end of the Rambla. By night the many clubs, pubs and bars take over.

Shopping

Barcelona is an extremely practical city to make shopping; all is concentrated there in the center and the historical city. The Women fashion is particularly well represented, by the famous brands which all have a store in Barcelona, but also with the young creators increasingly present. The man will find what easily full its travel ‘bags, the gourmets as well.

Bulevard Rosa – Pg de Gracia 55, Metro Passeig de Gracia and also at Avda Diagonal 609-615, Barcelona, Spain
This was Barcelona’s first shopping mall and is home to around 100 different shops which specialise in designer clothes.
Open: Monday to Saturday – 10:30 to 20:30

Centre Commercial Barcelona Glories – Pl de les Glories Catalanes 1, Metro Glories, Barcelona; SpainThis large shopping centre includes national high-street chains, bars, restaurants and also a cinema complex.
Open: 09:30 to 22:00

Futbol Club Barcelona
Futbol Club Barcelona,is a Spanish professional football club, based in Barcelona, Spain. They play in La Liga, and is one of the only three clubs to have never been relegated, along with Athletic Bilbao and rival Real Madrid. They are the current Spanish and European football champions.FC Barcelona is the second most successful club in Spanish football in terms of overall trophies, having won twenty-one La Liga titles, a record twenty-five Spanish Cups, nine Spanish Super Cups, and two League Cups. It is also one of most successful clubs in European football, having won eleven UEFA competitions.

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