Destination Guide


Discover a different side of Spain in the capital of Catalunya.

Destination Guide Barcelona

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In the local Ibiza language called Ibicenco
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Neighborhoods to Explore

Get ready to steal the scene in Europe's most exciting city.

1. Gothic Quarter

Dare to discover Barcelona’s most ancient neighborhood in a labyrinth of streets.

2. Raval

All different cultures and styles coexist in this hip area with its mix of art and attitude.

3. Eixample

Known as the modernist neighborhood, the architecture of Gaudí welcomes you to this unmistakable place. You'll also find some of the best restaurants in town.

4. Gràcia

This independent village welcomes you in its narrow streets, with great places to eat, drink, party and repeat.

5. Barceloneta

The iconic Barcelona beachside neighborhood is the place to see and to be seen. Go for a walk or ride along the Mediterranean sands, then enjoy a night out.

6. Les Corts

FC Barcelona steals the scene of this historic district, home to Camp Nou. There are also plenty of restaurants, bars, and an incredible gothic style monastery.

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Alma Beach Ibiza

Port Des Torrent

Located in the cove of Port des Torrent, Alma Beach Ibiza offers gastronomic and wellnesses experiences plus idyllic sunsets.


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Alma Sunset offers avant-garde cuisine with local products from the island. Relax on comfortable hammocks to live music and the best sunsets in Ibiza.

Las Dalias

Las Dalias

Carretera San Carlos

Las Dalias is famous for its hippy market and its nighttime entertainment. “Namaste” is the largest alternative celebration on the island where culture takes a center stage. The festival has taken place for more than 20 years.


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Las Dalias is a fascinating oasis of color, peace, music and dreams.

Sombrerería Bonet

Sombrerería Bonet

C. del Comte de Rosselló, 6

There's no better place to buy a hat than Sombrerería Bonet.


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A family owned hat store that opened in 1916 by the grandfather of the current owner, Sombrerería Bonet is one of the few shops that has not changed with the passing of the decades.

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Marea Baja

Experience a 25-story, 360 degree view of Barcelona. The seafood is ace, and sangria is always flowing.

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Sant Domènec, 5

An endlessly creative destination featuring candles, vases, dishes, and a selection of restored antiques.

La Donuteria

La Donuteria

Parlament, 20

Forget the artificial flavors. Savory doughnuts are the perfect bite.



Paris, 168

Claver brings a fresh touch to traditional Catalan recipes. The restaurant boasts lush, warm decor to make it feel at home.


Edge Brewing

Carrer de Llull 62

Discover an alternative to commercial factory-produced lagers with an interesting twist on American beer in Spain.

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