The Top 10 Things To Do In Barcelona

If you are planning a holiday in Barcelona, Spain, you might be overwhelmed with the amount of things there are to do and see there. Here is Mesmo’s list of the top 10 things to do while on holiday in Barcelona:

The Barceló Raval

A cosmopolitan hotel in the heart of Barcelona city, the Barceló Raval is close to everything a tourist in Barcelona could want. From local restaurants, bars and shops, to cultural landmarks including Plaza Catalonia, the Liceu theatre, the famous Boquería food market and the Cathedral, there is always something to see and do. 10 % discount with Mesmo when you book the hotel directly on their website.

Polaroid Bar

This 80’s-themed local bar attracts all types. From locals to expats, you will always find good drinks at great prices at Polaroid!

Sidecar Factory Club

This hip disco is the centre of Barcelona nightlife and always draws a vibrant and eclectic crowd. Stop in for some local rock, punk, indie, experimental and alternative music.

Cafe Poetique Le Jardin

One of Barcelona’s most popular and elegant restaurants, Cafe Poetique Le Jardin offers a wide range of classic and modern French cuisine.

Bunkers Del Carmel

These old military bunkers from the Spanish civil war are the perfect spot to watch the sunset with a bottle of wine someone special. The Bunkers Del Carmel are not very well known to tourists and you might find that you have it all to yourself during the weekdays.

Labyrinth Park Of Horta

With perfectly trimmed hedges and an impressive labyrinth which some might find challenging, the Labyrinth Park Of Horta takes you back in time to the 18th century when the estate was built.

Outdoor Cinema In Montjuic

Barcelona sun as you watch your favourite films outside. The Outdoor Cinema In Montjuic is surrounded by beautiful scenery and offers decent food and drink.

Flamenco At Robador

While Flamenco isn’t traditionally from Barcelona, the touristy areas offer Flamenco shows that are typically overpriced and crowded. Robador, however, offers a much more authentic Flamenco show that only costs €4 is a lot more fun to experience!


Barcelona has some of the EU’s best beaches and Castelldefels Beach is the best of the best. Castelldefels is a small town offering authentic paella on the beach and some incredible sunsets.

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