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TravelPod Member ReviewsBalmoral Hotel Barcelona
The hotel is very nice, awesome facilities so far my experience has been great friendly staff upon check-in and in the restaurant. Food is great I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Barcelona, I was impressed at the central location of the hotel with shops sights to be seen within walking distance of the hotel.
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I am finally here after a big day and a half of travelling with two stop overs, one in Melbourne one in Dubai, before catching the airport shuttle bus from Barcelona airport to my hotel which was about a 30 minute trip which was nice a lot to look at along the way this bus was compliments of the hotel I am staying at. It is lovely and warm at the …
... br> The Last Supper
We celebrated our final night in Barcelona with pre dinner drinks at 100 Montaditos and dinner at Casa Alfonso.
For me a glass of beer to slake the thirst and then a glass of sherry and olives to whet the appetite for dinner at Casa Alfonso which is just around the corner.
Most of the customers in Alfonso's were Spanish and those who sat near to us appeared to be local or ...
... Sagrada Familia, it was simply amazing, inside and out!
At that time of the morning, the line we had to stand in went down the block, but the line for people to buy their tickets, went right around the block!! Once we got through the gate, we lined up for an audio guide at the entrance by the Nativity facade. This is the only section Gaudi worked on before he died, and is very intricate, delicate decoration and detailed sculptural scenes of the birth and life ...
... jamon y vino, and have jamon pizza and sangria instead. And cava, what the hell. Las Ramblas has a huge median, basically, with outdoor cafés all along the median. Shopping is relatively successful, but of course, takes way longer than expected. We are tired and our dogs are barking. However, we are told the VAT refund place is only 2 blocks away. So we decide to knock it out now. Long story short, this ...
... in the evening really comes alive especially walking The Rambler dels Captxins which is an avenue filled with restaurants, markets, tent eateries and tourist shops etc.
The weather has certainly changed from London, it's around 25 degrees here with no humidity - really perfect weather for tourists.
On Wednesday we went sight seeing up to the boat terminals to see if our cruise liner, Norwegian Cruise ...