Things To Do In Barcelona

The Top Barcelona Tourist Attractions

There are so many things to do in Barcelona and so many cool tourist sites to check out. It can be hard to decide which Barcelona tourist sites are worth the price of entrance, the time it takes to get there and the wait in line to get in – especially when you only have a couple of days to enjoy the city. Here are a few of our Sant Jordi Hostels Barcelona recommendations for things to do in Barcelona.

Things To Do In Barcelona

The Top Barcelona Tourist Attractions

There are so many things to do in Barcelona and so many cool tourist sites to check out. It can be hard to decide which Barcelona tourist sites are worth the price of entrance, the time it takes to get there and the wait in line to get in - especially when you only have a couple of days to enjoy the city. Here are a few of our Sant Jordi Hostels Barcelona recommendations for things to do in Barcelona.

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5 Reasons to visit Barcelona in the winter

Barcelona in the winter is really fun and enjoyable! Discover all there is to see and do in the Barcelona off-season.

Secrets of Casa Batllo

Everything you need to know before you go to Casa Batllo, one of Barcelona’s largest tourist attractions.

Things to do in Barcelona – La Sagrada Familia

A guide to seeing the Sagrada Familia. Tips, tricks, and basic info for visiting this amazing site.

Best Free Walking Tour in Barcelona

Find out about the best free walking tour in Barcelona!

Best Graffiti Spots in Barcelona

Get to know Barcelona through checking out the coolest graffiti spots in Barcelona!

Things To Do In Barcelona – The Park Guell

The Park Guell is a Barcelona must see. This guide will enjoy it to the fullest.

Best Barcelona Festivals

Experience the best Barcelona has to offer with this ultimate Barcelona festivals guide!

Poblenou Neighborhood

Here is the ultimate guide for the Poblenou neighborhood in Barcelona!

Best Coffee in Barcelona

Looking for the best coffee in Barcelona? Discover the best and most stylish coffee shops in the city.

Top 2 – Vegetarian Restaurants in Barcelona

Here are the top 2 vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona to enjoy a plant-based meal with a tasty punch.

Discover the Hospital Sant Pau in Barcelona

Visit the hospital Sant Pau and discover masterpieces by Lluis Domenech i Montaner.

Barcelona Christmas Market

Find out the best Barcelona Christmas market!

Best Xurros in Barcelona

Find the best churros in Barcelona. Barcelona is famous for “Xurros con Chocolate” and this guide will help you find the best ones.

Fixie Barcelona – The Best Bike Shop for Fixies in Barcelona

Discover one of the best bike shops for fixies in Barcelona!

The Best Barcelona Brunch

Reward yourself with the best Barcelona Brunch!

Top 3 – Best Tapas Bars in Barcelona

Here is the ultimate guide for the best tapas in Barcelona!

Discover the Tibidabo in Barcelona

Discover the Tibidabo in Barcelona and experience the best views!

Free Things to do in Barcelona

Use this guide to find free things to do in Barcelona!

Barcelona Nude Beaches

Here is the ultimate guide to the nude beaches in Barcelona!

Best Barcelona Skatespots

Looking for the best Barcelona skatespots? Discover them here!

Meet the Barcelona Influencer Wade Gravy

Some of the best tips and experiences from Barcelona lifestyle influencer, Wade Gravy!

Visiting La Pedrera in Barcelona

La Pedrera as it is popularly known, is one of Barcelona’s beloved Gaudi buildings.

The Bunkers in Barcelona

The Bunkers in Barcelona gives you the best views and is a great place for a picnic!

Best Beaches in Barcelona

Here’s a guide to the best beaches in Barcelona!

Passeig de Gràcia in Barcelona

Passeig de Gràcia is where you will find the best shopping in Barcelona.

Best Barcelona Bike Tour

The best bike tour to explore one of the top destinations in Europe!

Brunch in the park Barcelona best party

Brunch in the park is the best Barcelona party. Definitely one of the most fun events in town!

Catalunya Square in Barcelona

Catalunya square in Barcelona is one of the most popular spots to see while you are visiting the catalan capital

Top 5 breathtaking views of Barcelona

Here are the TOP 5 breathtaking views that you need to see in Barcelona!

Best record shop in Barcelona

Find out about the best record shop in Barcelona

Day trip to Montserrat

A day trip to Montserrat is a great experience for anyone coming to Barcelona

Barcelona on a budget

The cost of traveling in Europe can easily rack up, but you can definitely see Barcelona on a budget.

Ciutadella Park in Barcelona

Ciutadella Park is one of the largest and well-known parks in Barcelona. Locals and tourists love to hang out at this park.

FC Barcelona Match Experience

Can you really visit Barcelona without going to a FC Barcelona match? The easiest way to purchase FC Barcelona Game tickets is online.

Top 10 reasons to visit Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in all of Europe and is one of the world’s best cultural hubs. These are the top 10 reasons to visit Barcelona.

The Best Paella in Barcelona

Get to know about the best paella in Barcelona!

El Raval Barcelona Neighborhood

Raval is the alternative neighborhood in Barcelona, with a rich history and great shops, bars, and restaurants

La Boqueria Food Market in Barcelona

One of the most famous food markets in Barcelona, La Boqueria is a true gastronomic temple

The Gothic Quarter in Barcelona

The Barcelona gothic quarter is a must see for any traveler visiting Barcelona.

The Barcelona Metro

Tips and tricks for using the Barcelona Metro – tickets, schedule, maps, and much more

Skateboarding Barcelona, a Locals Guide: MACBA

Everything you need to know about one of the most famous skate spots in the world – MACBA skate spot in Barcelona

The Best Barcelona Flea Market

Encants Barcelona flea market is the best place to get vintage everything

Sometimes – Barcelona Surfing video

Sant Jordi Hostels os enseña que hay surf en Barcelona

Skate Hostel Barcelona

The Skate Hostel in Barcelona by Sant Jordi Hostels. This is the place for skaters traveling to Barcelona.

The Gracia

The bohemian Gracia neighbourhood holds a unique identity within Barcelona.

El Born in Barcelona

El Born neighbourhood in Barcelona has become a very popular and sought after place to live.

Top 2 – Best Paella in Barcelona

Here is the ultimate guide for the best paella in Barcelona!

Las Ramblas in Barcelona

Las Ramblas is one of the most essential spots to visit in Barcelona

Barceloneta Beach in Barcelona

Barceloneta beach in Barcelona radiates real authenticity and Spanish charisma.

Barcelona Skate Hostel

The Skate Hostel in Barcelona, the Sagrada Familia hostel by Sant Jordi Hostels is the place to stay for skaters visiting Barcelona.

Top 3 – Best Brunches in Barcelona

Here are the best brunches to hit up in Barcelona!

Skateboarding Barcelona, a Locals Guide: Universitat

Universitat is no Secret, But it’s still Worth a Skate One of the best and most popular skate spots in Barcleona

TOP 2 HAMBURGER RESTAURANTS IN BARCELONA

Looking for some good eats in Barcelona? These are the best hamburger joints Barcelona has to offer.

BARCELONETA BIKES X BARCELONA FIXIE BIKE HOSTEL

Barcelona Fixie Bike Hostel

Barcelona Skate Park

Wondering where to skate in Barcelona. Wonder no more. Marbella skate park rules! Made for skaters, by skaters… and it’s right on the beach.

Barcelona Skate Park

Everything you want to know about the Mar Bella Skate Park in Barcelona.

Things to do in Barcelona – La Casa Batlló

Absolutely stunning, Antoni Gaudi’s Casa Batllo is a must see for everyone visiting Barcelona.

Fixie Barcelona – Hardcourt Bike Polo in Barcelona

Hardcourt bike polo is an increasingly popular urban sport, across Europe and around the world. As one of the European centers of hardcourt bike polo, Barcelona has a thriving population of dedicated and competitive bike polo enthusiasts that are not only good at what they do but also all around cool guys. The Barcelona bike…

Bike Week Barcelona 2012

The Barcelona Bike Week is a city wide celebration of the joy of riding bikes in Barcelona.

Biking Barcelona – An Ideal City to Explore by Bike

Biking in Barcelona is easy, fun and probably the best way to explore the city. Not only is Barcelona a bicycle friendly city, with a well planned network of bike lanes and

Fixie Barcelona – Fad or Functionality

All about fixie bikes in Barcelona!

Fixie Barcelona – What is a Fixie

The simplest way to describe a “fixie”, or fixed-gear bicycle, is a bike that has only one gear and no freewheel

Fixie Barcelona – The Fixed-Gear Bicycle Barcelona Hostel

The fixie movement is blowing up across the globe and Barcelona is no exception. Representing an increasingly popular subculture of modern urban environs, a “fixie” is much more than just a bike

Barcelona – Extraordinary and Just Plain Cool: Gran Bodega Saltó

Gran Bodega Saltó Carrer Blesa, 36 Barcelona, Spain Our “Barcelona – Extraordinary and Just Plain Cool” series highlights some of the hidden gems of Barcelona: places off the beaten path that are uniquely Barcelonès and extraordinarily cool. For something extraordinary and just plain cool in Barcelona check out the Gran Bodega Saltó. Originally a typical…

Nasty Mondays – The Infamous Party of Barcelona

The coolest, wildest and most hedonistic weekly party in Barcelona is “Nasty Mondays” at Sala Apolo.

“Barres de Mercados” – The Freshest Food in Barcelona

The Freshest Meals in Barcelona – The Kitchens of the Fresh Meat and Produce Markets of Barcleona If you are interested in discovering a uniquely Catalan way of enjoying fresh food in Barcelona, a recommendable option is to visit the bars and small restaurants located inside the fresh meat and produce markets of Barcelona; where…

Poble Sec Neighborhood in Barcelona

A local area of Barcelona, great food, and local vibe.

Barcelona Marisquerias – Great Places for Amazing Seafood in Barcelona

Sant Jordi Hostels’ Picks for Seafood in Barcelona Calamari, Shrimp, Crawfish, Oysters…if that makes your mouth water, then you’re in luck. Barcelona has one of the biggest varieties of seafood restaurants in Spain. Although most marisquerias in Barcelona are quite expensive, we picked out a couple of restaurants that are worth your buck. The MariscCo…

Tapas in Barcelona: La Bombeta

Tapas in Barcelona La Bombeta La Bombeta for an Authentic Barcelona-locals Tapas Bar Experience Tapas in Barcelona La Bombeta La Bombeta for an Authentic Barcelona-locals Tapas Bar Experience By Leighton Shuey Tweet Located in the Barceloneta neighborhood of Barcelona, La Bombeta is one of the typical tapas bars of Barcelona. If you are looking for…

Skateboarding Barcelona, A Locals Guide: Introduction to the City

The ultimate Barcelona skateboarding guide. Everything a skater needs to know to start shredding Barcelona.

La Champagneria

La Champagneria Bar in Barcelona La Champagneria is a tiny hide-away (something of a local secret) bar in Barcelona, hidden amongst the eclectic shops on Carrer de Reina Christina. It’s standing room only, so expect to meet new friends – locals, students, tourists and barcelona backpackers. It has a very traditional vibe and is always…

The Newest Skateboard Hostel in Barcelona

We decided that since Barcelona is the heart and soul of European skateboarding it was perfectly logical to build, in Barcelona, Europe’s first hostel designed specifically for skateboarders

The Boqueria Market

The Boqueria Market, as it is known today, has been through many phases of life. Sant Jordi Hostels Barcelona will try to give a description of that rich history as we under stand it. Where this market comes from is uncertain, what we are sure of is that it was born as a travelling market,…

Sant Jordi Hostel Gràcia and Gràcia District

Until the late 19th century, Gràcia was an independent village separated from Barcelona city centre. In the 20th century, the Eixample District project (designed by Ildefonso Cerdá) unified Barcelona’s old city and Gràcia. Passeig de Gràcia was the connecting avenue and is nowadays the most charming and famous avenue in Barcelona. Although now Gràcia is…

Ryanair flights from El Prat (BCN)

Good news for our Barcelona backpackers, Ryanair has already started flying out of T2 (old terminal) at Barcelona airport, code BCN. There are 10 domestic routes (incl. the Canaries and Balaerics) and 10 international routes including to Edinburg and Oslo. Get a cheap flight to Barcelona and stay at Sant Jordi Hostels barcelona, one of…

Skateboarding Spots in Barcelona

Find out the best skateboarding spots in Barcelona

LETS SURF!!!

The surf in Barcelona can be good and there are some amazing surf spots in Barcelona. Most people don’t know this but Barcelona is a surfing town!

  • All
  • Alternative
  • Biking
  • Events
  • Food
  • Sites
  • Surf & Skate
  • Travel Tips

5 Reasons to visit Barcelona in the winter

Barcelona in the winter is really fun and enjoyable! Discover all there is to see and do in the Barcelona off-season.

Secrets of Casa Batllo

Everything you need to know before you go to Casa Batllo, one of Barcelona’s largest tourist attractions.

Things to do in Barcelona – La Sagrada Familia

A guide to seeing the Sagrada Familia. Tips, tricks, and basic info for visiting this amazing site.

Best Free Walking Tour in Barcelona

Find out about the best free walking tour in Barcelona!

Best Graffiti Spots in Barcelona

Get to know Barcelona through checking out the coolest graffiti spots in Barcelona!

Things To Do In Barcelona – The Park Guell

The Park Guell is a Barcelona must see. This guide will enjoy it to the fullest.

Best Barcelona Festivals

Experience the best Barcelona has to offer with this ultimate Barcelona festivals guide!

Poblenou Neighborhood

Here is the ultimate guide for the Poblenou neighborhood in Barcelona!

Best Coffee in Barcelona

Looking for the best coffee in Barcelona? Discover the best and most stylish coffee shops in the city.

Top 2 – Vegetarian Restaurants in Barcelona

Here are the top 2 vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona to enjoy a plant-based meal with a tasty punch.

Discover the Hospital Sant Pau in Barcelona

Visit the hospital Sant Pau and discover masterpieces by Lluis Domenech i Montaner.

Barcelona Christmas Market

Find out the best Barcelona Christmas market!

Best Xurros in Barcelona

Find the best churros in Barcelona. Barcelona is famous for “Xurros con Chocolate” and this guide will help you find the best ones.

Fixie Barcelona – The Best Bike Shop for Fixies in Barcelona

Discover one of the best bike shops for fixies in Barcelona!

The Best Barcelona Brunch

Reward yourself with the best Barcelona Brunch!

Top 3 – Best Tapas Bars in Barcelona

Here is the ultimate guide for the best tapas in Barcelona!

Discover the Tibidabo in Barcelona

Discover the Tibidabo in Barcelona and experience the best views!

Free Things to do in Barcelona

Use this guide to find free things to do in Barcelona!

Barcelona Nude Beaches

Here is the ultimate guide to the nude beaches in Barcelona!

Best Barcelona Skatespots

Looking for the best Barcelona skatespots? Discover them here!

Meet the Barcelona Influencer Wade Gravy

Some of the best tips and experiences from Barcelona lifestyle influencer, Wade Gravy!

Visiting La Pedrera in Barcelona

La Pedrera as it is popularly known, is one of Barcelona’s beloved Gaudi buildings.

The Bunkers in Barcelona

The Bunkers in Barcelona gives you the best views and is a great place for a picnic!

Best Beaches in Barcelona

Here’s a guide to the best beaches in Barcelona!

Passeig de Gràcia in Barcelona

Passeig de Gràcia is where you will find the best shopping in Barcelona.

Best Barcelona Bike Tour

The best bike tour to explore one of the top destinations in Europe!

Brunch in the park Barcelona best party

Brunch in the park is the best Barcelona party. Definitely one of the most fun events in town!

Catalunya Square in Barcelona

Catalunya square in Barcelona is one of the most popular spots to see while you are visiting the catalan capital

Top 5 breathtaking views of Barcelona

Here are the TOP 5 breathtaking views that you need to see in Barcelona!

Best record shop in Barcelona

Find out about the best record shop in Barcelona

Day trip to Montserrat

A day trip to Montserrat is a great experience for anyone coming to Barcelona

Barcelona on a budget

The cost of traveling in Europe can easily rack up, but you can definitely see Barcelona on a budget.

Ciutadella Park in Barcelona

Ciutadella Park is one of the largest and well-known parks in Barcelona. Locals and tourists love to hang out at this park.

FC Barcelona Match Experience

Can you really visit Barcelona without going to a FC Barcelona match? The easiest way to purchase FC Barcelona Game tickets is online.

Top 10 reasons to visit Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in all of Europe and is one of the world’s best cultural hubs. These are the top 10 reasons to visit Barcelona.

The Best Paella in Barcelona

Get to know about the best paella in Barcelona!

El Raval Barcelona Neighborhood

Raval is the alternative neighborhood in Barcelona, with a rich history and great shops, bars, and restaurants

La Boqueria Food Market in Barcelona

One of the most famous food markets in Barcelona, La Boqueria is a true gastronomic temple

The Gothic Quarter in Barcelona

The Barcelona gothic quarter is a must see for any traveler visiting Barcelona.

The Barcelona Metro

Tips and tricks for using the Barcelona Metro – tickets, schedule, maps, and much more

Skateboarding Barcelona, a Locals Guide: MACBA

Everything you need to know about one of the most famous skate spots in the world – MACBA skate spot in Barcelona

The Best Barcelona Flea Market

Encants Barcelona flea market is the best place to get vintage everything

Sometimes – Barcelona Surfing video

Sant Jordi Hostels os enseña que hay surf en Barcelona

Skate Hostel Barcelona

The Skate Hostel in Barcelona by Sant Jordi Hostels. This is the place for skaters traveling to Barcelona.

The Gracia

The bohemian Gracia neighbourhood holds a unique identity within Barcelona.

El Born in Barcelona

El Born neighbourhood in Barcelona has become a very popular and sought after place to live.

Top 2 – Best Paella in Barcelona

Here is the ultimate guide for the best paella in Barcelona!

Las Ramblas in Barcelona

Las Ramblas is one of the most essential spots to visit in Barcelona

Barceloneta Beach in Barcelona

Barceloneta beach in Barcelona radiates real authenticity and Spanish charisma.

Barcelona Skate Hostel

The Skate Hostel in Barcelona, the Sagrada Familia hostel by Sant Jordi Hostels is the place to stay for skaters visiting Barcelona.

Top 3 – Best Brunches in Barcelona

Here are the best brunches to hit up in Barcelona!

Skateboarding Barcelona, a Locals Guide: Universitat

Universitat is no Secret, But it’s still Worth a Skate One of the best and most popular skate spots in Barcleona

TOP 2 HAMBURGER RESTAURANTS IN BARCELONA

Looking for some good eats in Barcelona? These are the best hamburger joints Barcelona has to offer.

BARCELONETA BIKES X BARCELONA FIXIE BIKE HOSTEL

Barcelona Fixie Bike Hostel

Barcelona Skate Park

Wondering where to skate in Barcelona. Wonder no more. Marbella skate park rules! Made for skaters, by skaters… and it’s right on the beach.

Barcelona Skate Park

Everything you want to know about the Mar Bella Skate Park in Barcelona.

Things to do in Barcelona – La Casa Batlló

Absolutely stunning, Antoni Gaudi’s Casa Batllo is a must see for everyone visiting Barcelona.

Fixie Barcelona – Hardcourt Bike Polo in Barcelona

Hardcourt bike polo is an increasingly popular urban sport, across Europe and around the world. As one of the European centers of hardcourt bike polo, Barcelona has a thriving population of dedicated and competitive bike polo enthusiasts that are not only good at what they do but also all around cool guys. The Barcelona bike…

Bike Week Barcelona 2012

The Barcelona Bike Week is a city wide celebration of the joy of riding bikes in Barcelona.

Biking Barcelona – An Ideal City to Explore by Bike

Biking in Barcelona is easy, fun and probably the best way to explore the city. Not only is Barcelona a bicycle friendly city, with a well planned network of bike lanes and

Fixie Barcelona – Fad or Functionality

All about fixie bikes in Barcelona!

Fixie Barcelona – What is a Fixie

The simplest way to describe a “fixie”, or fixed-gear bicycle, is a bike that has only one gear and no freewheel

Fixie Barcelona – The Fixed-Gear Bicycle Barcelona Hostel

The fixie movement is blowing up across the globe and Barcelona is no exception. Representing an increasingly popular subculture of modern urban environs, a “fixie” is much more than just a bike

Barcelona – Extraordinary and Just Plain Cool: Gran Bodega Saltó

Gran Bodega Saltó Carrer Blesa, 36 Barcelona, Spain Our “Barcelona – Extraordinary and Just Plain Cool” series highlights some of the hidden gems of Barcelona: places off the beaten path that are uniquely Barcelonès and extraordinarily cool. For something extraordinary and just plain cool in Barcelona check out the Gran Bodega Saltó. Originally a typical…

Nasty Mondays – The Infamous Party of Barcelona

The coolest, wildest and most hedonistic weekly party in Barcelona is “Nasty Mondays” at Sala Apolo.

“Barres de Mercados” – The Freshest Food in Barcelona

The Freshest Meals in Barcelona – The Kitchens of the Fresh Meat and Produce Markets of Barcleona If you are interested in discovering a uniquely Catalan way of enjoying fresh food in Barcelona, a recommendable option is to visit the bars and small restaurants located inside the fresh meat and produce markets of Barcelona; where…

Poble Sec Neighborhood in Barcelona

A local area of Barcelona, great food, and local vibe.

Barcelona Marisquerias – Great Places for Amazing Seafood in Barcelona

Sant Jordi Hostels’ Picks for Seafood in Barcelona Calamari, Shrimp, Crawfish, Oysters…if that makes your mouth water, then you’re in luck. Barcelona has one of the biggest varieties of seafood restaurants in Spain. Although most marisquerias in Barcelona are quite expensive, we picked out a couple of restaurants that are worth your buck. The MariscCo…

Tapas in Barcelona: La Bombeta

Tapas in Barcelona La Bombeta La Bombeta for an Authentic Barcelona-locals Tapas Bar Experience Tapas in Barcelona La Bombeta La Bombeta for an Authentic Barcelona-locals Tapas Bar Experience By Leighton Shuey Tweet Located in the Barceloneta neighborhood of Barcelona, La Bombeta is one of the typical tapas bars of Barcelona. If you are looking for…

Skateboarding Barcelona, A Locals Guide: Introduction to the City

The ultimate Barcelona skateboarding guide. Everything a skater needs to know to start shredding Barcelona.

La Champagneria

La Champagneria Bar in Barcelona La Champagneria is a tiny hide-away (something of a local secret) bar in Barcelona, hidden amongst the eclectic shops on Carrer de Reina Christina. It’s standing room only, so expect to meet new friends – locals, students, tourists and barcelona backpackers. It has a very traditional vibe and is always…

The Newest Skateboard Hostel in Barcelona

We decided that since Barcelona is the heart and soul of European skateboarding it was perfectly logical to build, in Barcelona, Europe’s first hostel designed specifically for skateboarders

The Boqueria Market

The Boqueria Market, as it is known today, has been through many phases of life. Sant Jordi Hostels Barcelona will try to give a description of that rich history as we under stand it. Where this market comes from is uncertain, what we are sure of is that it was born as a travelling market,…

Sant Jordi Hostel Gràcia and Gràcia District

Until the late 19th century, Gràcia was an independent village separated from Barcelona city centre. In the 20th century, the Eixample District project (designed by Ildefonso Cerdá) unified Barcelona’s old city and Gràcia. Passeig de Gràcia was the connecting avenue and is nowadays the most charming and famous avenue in Barcelona. Although now Gràcia is…

Ryanair flights from El Prat (BCN)

Good news for our Barcelona backpackers, Ryanair has already started flying out of T2 (old terminal) at Barcelona airport, code BCN. There are 10 domestic routes (incl. the Canaries and Balaerics) and 10 international routes including to Edinburg and Oslo. Get a cheap flight to Barcelona and stay at Sant Jordi Hostels barcelona, one of…

Skateboarding Spots in Barcelona

Find out the best skateboarding spots in Barcelona

LETS SURF!!!

The surf in Barcelona can be good and there are some amazing surf spots in Barcelona. Most people don’t know this but Barcelona is a surfing town!