Barcelona, a big city full of places of interest
The distance between Calella and Barcelona is about 1 hour by train and 40 minutes by car on the motorway.
Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia and the city with the second highest population in Spain. It is a cosmopolitan and modern city that became known worldwide for the 1992 Olympics, which completely transformed and modernized it. It is also known for the works of the famous architect Antoni Gaudí, and his masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia Basilica, begun in 1882 and still under construction. He was the maximum exponent of Catalan modernist architecture.
If you are wondering what else to visit in Barcelona during your holidays, we recommend the following:
- Park Güell
- Casa Batlló
- La Pedrera
- Las Ramblas
- Plaza Cataluña
- El Portal del Ángel
- Olympic Harbour
- Torre de Collserola
- Barcelona Football Club Stadium and Museum
- Barceloneta quarter and beach
- Gothic Quarter
- The Cathedral
As you can see, Barcelona offers endless interesting places to visit!