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Things To Know About Barcelona, Spain
By:My Barcelona

Spain is the second most popular tourist destination in the world when it comes to countries and Barcelona is one of the best cities in the country.

The city of Barcelona is renowned for its museums, grounds and art and architectures. The Barcelona International Airport is the seconds largest in Spain after the one in Madrid.

If we look at the climatic conditions of Barcelona then as it is located on Mediterranean side it has the same climate as expected. The city of Barcelona has very humid and somewhat mild winters, and very dry and hot summers. September - October are the months during which mostly it rains in Barcelona. So basically the rainy season is around late summer, early autumn time. The months of December, January and February are relatively cold.

Proximity to major tourist attractions is a major vantage point of good hotels. Barcelona centre has quite a few budget lodgings. "Hostal Fernando" boasts of quite big and airy rooms and modern amenities. Safety reigns supreme in this hotel with lockers for safekeeping your belongings and security cameras.

Amongst the cheap hotels in Barcelona, there are quite a few dormitories like the "Hostal Gat Raval", "Alberg Center Rambles" and the "Alberg Hostel Itaca", the latter located smack in the middle of Barri Gotic. If any hotel can make a permanent impression on your mind it is "Casa Camper Barcelona" with the hammock experience, picturesque views, heavenly comforts and delicious meals.

You can visit Tibidabo Amusement Park first if you like to start the Barcelona tour with great entertainment and thrill. After spending some quality time at the Tibidabo Amusement Park, you can head straight to Barcelona Aquarium. Remember that this is the biggest aquarium in the whole of Europe and there is lots of interaction offered in this aquarium. There are lots of restaurants and shops inside the aquarium too.






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