7 reasons to visit Barcelona in spring
Every day it´s getting warmer in Barcelona, you already can feel the spring air even in the middle of February.
If your holidays are in spring – we offer you to come to this wonderful city – there are a lot of things to see and to do.
1) Camp Nou
Not too hot, not too cold – perfect time to support your favorite team in the open air stadium. Come and see one of the games -for example the Clasico -Barcelona – Real Madrid on 22th of March.
This is what people do in Barcelona in the beginning of the spring. For the foreigners this is really very interesting and funny tradition. People gather to fry special Catalan onion called calçot. They prepare it on open fire and it smells and tastes amazing (especially with the traditional sauce). If you don’t have an opportunity to go outside of the city to take part in this event on nature, don’t worry – you can do it for example in Gracia area on one of the big squares.
Two reasons to take part in this event: 1. For beer lovers it´s a great opportunity to taste more then 100 sorts of beer 2. The location of this festival is Museo Maritimo of Barcelona, that is a very beautiful and interesting building and one more place of interest to see. 13th -15th of March
Holy Week in Barcelona means religious processions, decorations, Easter cakes in the candy shops and of course Easter celebration itself. It´s already pure spring and the city and it feels so good to be outside.
5) Dia de Sant Jordi
Tired of commercial Valentine´s Day? Come to Barcelona on 23th of April to try something different. Traditional feast of love. Streets are full with red roses that men are buying to women. And women need to give to their beloved book as a present.
This year it´s in the end of May – from 28th till 3oth. This music festival doesn’t need any introduction – since 2001 people are visiting Barcelona in May – June just to take part in it and to see their favorite music groups. This year: Tori Amos, Damien Rice, Mikal Cronin and many many others. Book the accommodation in advance.
7) Cheaper apartments