Booking.com locals show you the best places in Barcelona to hang out. For these locals, the best things to do in Barcelona include watching the beautiful light and water show at fountain at the top of the Montjuïc, taking a tour of the church at the Monastery of Sant Miquel del Fai, and admiring the architecture of Casa de Pedrera.
There’s an undeniable ease to life in Barcelona. Its glorious climate and lively beach culture dares you to live your life in the sun. Barcelona is the commercial heart of Spain, but it has its own unique culture and heritage. For the visitor, there’s a cornucopia of things to explore. With Gaudi’s eclectic architecture spiralling around buildings like vines in search of a tree, the city feels like it’s in a constant state of flux. Spend time on Las Ramblas where artists, vendors and dancers compete for your attention. For adventure, head to the Gothic Quarter, with intriguing alleys and artists’ haunts from bygone days. Or tune in to the relaxed vibe, where young and old party the night away.