Barcelona’s 2,000-year-old history continues to lure tourists to this captivating city full of Gothic and Modernist architecture, winding streets and fascinating stories. The capital of Catalonia, Barcelona is the second-largest city in Spain with a population of 1.5 million and one of the Mediterranean’s largest ports.
Marriott’s Barcelona, Spain hotel guests are breaths away from the city’s most famous street, La Rambla. This pedestrian-friendly route is lined with trees, outdoor markets, street performers and shops. Architecture is an evocative attraction, particularly the works of Modernist Antoni Gaudi, such as La Sagrada Familia Cathedral and Park Guell.
Leave behind your comfortable accommodation in Barcelona behind and sample Barcelona’s distinct gastronomy at La Boqueria Market, then head to the Picasso Museum, home to the artist’s early sketches and Blue Period masterpieces. Soar above the restaurants, bars and hotels of Barcelona with a trip up Mount Tibidabo via Tram and Funicular, and be rewarded with stunning views of Barcelona.
Marriott’s hotel guests enjoy the upscale dining and shopping in the fashionable Passeig de Gracia neighborhood. International brands such as Armani and Gucci make their home along the neighborhood’s namesake street, known as one of the most expensive in Europe. Savor your time at our Barcelona hotel – savor Barcelona as well!
Hi all (from Cordoba, Spain), It occurred to me during the ride back to Cordoba... --profchiara