The cosmopolitan capital of Catalonia and one of Europe’s most visited and progressive cities
Barcelona, an inspiring city
The capital of Catalonia is on the list of the 10 best cities in the world to live in for many reasons and a city that is worth visiting.
It is known for its art and architecture, as well as being one of the most attractive destinations in the world for its Mediterranean culture.
Its streets, monuments and large buildings are famous. Influenced mainly by modernism, it has its central figure in the works of Don Antonio, the best known being the Basilica of the Sagrada Familia.
A city awake, full of magic and charm
Art, history, culture and leisure
Barcelona is home to an impressive historical and cultural heritage that attracts millions of tourists every year.
Its architecture, international theater, opera, traditional festivals, its history, and endless art exhibitions fully satisfy any interests.
It is more than likely that in this city you can easily practice your favorite sport. In particular, outdoor activities are the most popular due to its good weather.
Furthermore, numerous sporting events and the fact that it is the home of one of the best football teams in the world (FC Barcelona), make this city a key sporting destination.
Nature and the surroundings
Beach or mountain? Go for a peaceful day in one of the many natural parks located a short distance from the city, or, enjoy a day of skiing in the Pyrenees, visit the Dalí Theater-Museum in Figueras or spend a day exploring the ancient Roman city of Tarragona.
The city of Barcelona is famous throughout the world for having quality healthcare and numerous research clusters.