Three things to do in Barcelona
It goes without saying that Barcelona is one of the most iconic cities in the Mediterranean, offering a multitude of architectural wonders, a vibrant culture and a fine array of culinary delights. All of these factors and much more are testament to this fine Catalonian city and you can experience everything it has to offer on board a selected Mediterranean sailing with Pullmantur Cruises. With so much to see in such a small amount of time, we provide a list of five of the best options for things to do during your visit on board a Pullmantur cruise.
Barcelona may be renowned for being a world-class city, but its position on the Mediterranean coast also makes it an enviable beach destination. Not only that, but Barcelona is also home to one of the most highly-prized beaches in Europe – offering a vast expanse of golden sands upon which to relax and soak up the sun.
Anyone familiar with the likes of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Phillipe Coutinho will be aware of the footballing prowess of Barcelona FC. This world class teams plies their trade at the Nou Camp stadium and it is possible to enjoy a tour of this magnificent venue. With more than 90,000 seats in an open-air venue, it is impossible not to be blown away by this amazing stadium. There stadium also houses a small museum, where you can view all of the accolades received throughout the team’s history.
Spain is renowned for tapas, which are authentic little bites of guy that reflect the very finest Mediterranean ingredients. However, it should be pointed out that tapas actually originated from Andalusia, towards the south of Spain. Instead, Barcelona opts for the culinary masterpieces of the Basque region of Spain. Plates of nibbles – often slices of authentic ham on top of a piece of bread – can be found in bars throughout the city of Barcelona and are well worth trying.
Barcelona is just one of many cities you can visit on board a Mediterranean sailing with Pullmantur Cruises. Not only can you visit a range of cities, but you will also be able to enjoy a great-value all-inclusive package which includes all on board drinks, meals, entertainment and much more.
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