TripAdvisor Reviews Hostal Centro Barcelona
Travel Blogs from Barcelona
... To escape the heat some hostel friends and I spent the day in one of the city's vast parks. Come sunset we went out on the hostel bar crawl, complete with a salsa club at the end of the night. Personally I found the Spanish dance a little too fast paced, but it was fun to try and keep up.
Further west again and we arrived in Lisbon, Portugal's capital city. Despite being so far west, ...
... help me as they didn't speak English or know what I was trying to say in Spanish. I then decided after walking around to get a taxi. Just my luck a taxi driver that couldn't speak English I ended up using a Spanish translation app to try and communicate with him "can you please take me to" the address Hotel Catalonia Sagradia Familia. He kept speaking in Spanish which I replied "no espanol". I was suprised that the he didn't ...
... building, really it was stunning.
Even though it was under construction and I imagine it has been and will
continue to be under construction for some time.
We went to the Barcelona soccer stadium so Hector could see
that. He is a soccer fan, but likes handball much better.
I forgot to mention that we also took a look at the Olympic
grounds/stadium when it ...
... the Cathedral and the Crypt-like museum underground which was displaying some of the original floors, an alter and tombstones of the priests and dignitaries buried below it. Lunch was at the Hard Rock Cafe, a very well deserved and rather large cob salad for me and a burger for Jus. We made our way home with a small stop in a bead store 3 doors from our hotel, no dinner though, was still too full from lunch. We slept very well. Sunday ...
... of music and films in original version of the October to April.
Do Streetview in the city center
There are not a lot of organized outdoor activities in Tarragona beyond strolling through the town, swimming at the beaches, and people watching in the plazas. One of the most beautiful parts of Tarragona is the old streets (Casc Antic), the ones near the cathedral, do not miss them.
There is a cultural agenda --The Tarragona 'Ajuntament' ie Town ...