Cheap holiday in Barcelona 2016-2017 - last minute deals to Barcelona
Vacation in Barcelona, the city where dreams come true
Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, is the second biggest city in Spain. It is a significant trade and industrial centre. Many tours include a visit to this city. The headquarters of the Union for the Mediterranean, a partnership of 43 countries, is located in Barcelona. Last minute deals to Barcelona can be found on our website!
Interesting historical facts about Barcelona for tourists
There are two legends concerning the foundation of the city. The first legend says that the city was founded by Hercules and it happened 400 years before the founding of Rome. The second legend says that the city was founded by Hamilcar Barca. Anyway, the Romans were the founders of Barcelona.
The greater part of the Middle Ages was the time of Moorish rule in Barcelona. During the early modern period Barcelona had different rulers, from Charles of Austria to Napoleon Bonaparte. The beginning of the ХХ century brought dictatorship to Barcelona. However low budget vacation in present day Barcelona is a chance to visit a big Spanish city, where the cultural, financial and political lives of Spain are concentrated.
Low budget vacation in Barcelona
It would be interesting for tourists, who go sightseeing in Barcelona, to visit the Old City. You should start with the Gothic Quarter, the place where you can find evidence of Roman presence in Barcelona, and some buildings from the Middle Ages, such as the Sant Pau del Camp church and the Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia. Last minute vacation packages to Barcelona give you a chance to visit the La Ribera quarter, that is situated near the sea. The Old City is also famous for the Citadel Park where the Parliament of Catalonia and the zoo are situated.
Vacation in Barcelona offers you an opportunity to have a walk on the beach and at the same time visit the Drassanes shipyard which is the architectural landmark of the XIV century.
An absolutely new Olympic Village was built for the Olympic Games that took place in Barcelona in 1992. This place is another attraction for the owners of low budget vacation packages. Here you can find the Olympic port and some skyscrapers, such as the Hotel Arts Barcelona hotel and the building of the Marfe insurance company (more than 150m tall).
Low budget vacation in Barcelona is a chance to visit local museums.. They are the National Art Museum of Catalonia, the Military Museum, the Museum of Joan Miró and others. Vacation in Barcelona can help you see an absolutely unique world of culture. We recommend you to visit the Labyrinth Park, the Guell Palace, the Temple of the Holy Family.
Vacation costs are always the stumbling rock for tourists. Our website was created to help tourists get low budget vacations to Barcelona. Vacation in Barcelona is a fortune for football fans who would like to visit the Camp Nou stadium and cheer loud for Barcelona football club.
Low budget vacation in Barcelona includes visits to local cafes and restaurants where exquisite national dishes are served. Low budget vacation in Barcelona is a chance for every tourist to have a great time!