One of the most amazing cities in Europe with sunny weather all year round!
Located on the Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona is the cultural, economic and political centre of Catalonia in Northern Spain and one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.
Gothic and Medieval Architecture in the Old town, Gaudí’s Modernist Buildings across the city like La Pedrera and the Sagrada Familia, Las Ramblas with its human statues, the Olympic village by the sea and the beaches stretching to Barceloneta with its sunny terraces and tasty food, and old I new-age bohemia in the Born and Gracia áreas, the Example, and more!
In Barcelona and it ́s surroundings you will enjoy events like Primavera Sound, Sonar, Formula 1, Barça Football Matches, Moto Grand Prix, In-Edit Music Film Festival, the Mobile World Congress, Sitges International Film Festival, Primavera Club, Grec Summer Festival, Feria de Abril, Tarrega Street Theater Festival, 080 Fashion Fair, WRC Rally RACC-Catalunya, International Urban Dance Festival and many, many more.
Barcelona is quite well connected to other nice places in Catalunya like Costa Brava beaches (45 minutes) or The Pyrenees Mountains and Ski Area (1.5h) as well as other areas in Spain like the Balearic Islands (3h), Madrid (2h), Benicassim (2.5h), Pamplona (3.5h), San Sebastian (5.5h) or Sevilla (5.5h). All these last destinations can be reached faster by plane.
The weather is sunny – and the temperature rarely drops below mild – making Barcelona a perfect place to study Spanish anytime of the year.
No matter day or night, the atmosphere in Barcelona is exciting. Barcelona offers a fantastic lifestyle that anyone can adapt to – you will see!