Barcelona makes for a brilliant European weekend away but really deserves multiple visits or several days of your time. Here are Barcelona landmarks that you’ll want to see.
Casa Batlló is a big and beautiful building in the heart of Barcelona. The unique layout of the building is truly mesmerising. It showcases Modern architecture, Expressionist architecture, and Modernisme.
La Sagrada Familia is probably one of the first Spanish landmarks you think of when you picture the country. This iconic basilica is truly one of a kind. Sagrada Familia receives approximately 4.5 million visitors every year.
Basílica La Sagrada Familia
Park Güell is a fascinatingly fun park system in Barcelona. Some of the unique areas of interest include a serpentine bench, curved and covered footpaths, colourful tiled mosaics, and a dragon stairway.
The Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor translates to the Temple of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. This striking Roman Catholic church and minor basilica sits on the summit of Mount Tibidabo in Barcelona.
Temple Expiatori del Sagrat Cor
The museum focuses on some of the artist’s most formative years and is exhaustive when it comes to his Blue Period. It also the series Las Meninas (1957) as well as a comprehensive print collection.