Guided tour inside Sagrada Familia temple

Imagine you have arrived in Barcelona with a written or a mental list of things to do and visit. Advices from relatives, people from work, neighbours and/or friends have increased that ‘list’ to the maximum: monuments, museums, restaurants… You only have a week and you panic!. So many things to do and so little time! Don’t worry, here are some suggestions to… Read More


Park Güell

While visiting Barcelona, you can’t miss the Park Güell –it’s a must! No other work by Antoni Gaudí better reflects the complete and perfect harmony of nature and architecture than Barcelona’s Park Güell. Initially designed as an English-style garden-city–hence the official name Park– it finally became Barcelona’s most unusual public park. The failure of an ambitious housing estate project… Read More


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One of most famous symbols of Barcelona’s identity, the mosaic technique used by Gaudí, like many artists in Catalan Art Nouveau, is still in vogue.   The name of this technique comes from the main feature perceived at first sight: broken tiles, plates and cups. Trencar means in Catalan ‘To break’, hence trencadís is the equivalent for ‘breakable’.… Read More


The great artist Antoni Gaudí

Like most geniuses, the personality of Antoni Gaudí i Cornet (1852-1926) was complex and captivating at the same time. A man marked by his talent, his fervent religious faith and his fascination with nature translated into masterpieces of unforgettable architecture: buildings, churches or parks that are probably easier to understand if we know some of… Read More


Sagrada Familia

The Sagrada Familia is the masterpiece of the architect, Antonio Gaudí, (in Catalan the building is called Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família). This architectural beauty that you can’t miss if you visit Barcelona belongs to the Catalan modernisme but combines others styles from different ages. This is because despite starting in 1882, it’s still… Read More


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Starting at 9 am our Gaudí Tour with a licensed guide, without lines and the comfort of a bus, is perhaps the best way to know Barcelona’s most impressive monuments. I was invited by Barcelona Guide Bureau to join the Gaudí Tour and I was so impressed! As a local, one does not do that sort of things. Living in… Read More


Sagrada Familia

  Up to 20 monuments from Gaudí can be found in Barcelona If we say ‘Gaudí and Barcelona‘ what will be the first thing that pops up your mind? Maybe it will be Sagrada Família, maybe it will be Park Güell.  But did you know that Barcelona is home to nearly all his buildings? We have recollected… Read More


It is time to play

   Nothing is art if it does not come from nature. – Antoni Gaudí     Planning a trip to Barcelona with your family? We propose to enjoy all cultural options searching a fun way for our kids to discover them with the whole family together. Gaudí’s monuments are perfect for this. Gaudí loved nature… Read More