Top 3 tips
To be honest, Barcelona includes rainy days or even weekends as well! Just take this weekend … it rained and nearly didn’t stop. But there is no need to be sad about that … Barcelona offers wonderful activities to make the best out of a rainy trip. Here are the best 3 recommendations for you to rescue yourself from the rain.
Where can you explore Barcelona better than in the plenty of museums it serves? If you don’t know which museum to visit, here are the top 5 in a former article. These top 5 are of course not the only ones! There is a wonderful Chocolate museum where you can experience the world of chocolate with all senses. Make also sure to don’t miss the famous Picasso museum, but be prepared for long waiting hours! If you want more from Gaudi’s work, Casa Mila, Casa Batllò and the Gaudì museum at Park Güell might be the right museums for you. Read more about the Gaudì houses here.
To get the perfect memory from your trip, a shopping tour might be the perfect choice. As Barcelona is THE shopping paradise, you have several opportunities. You can either shop on the famous Passeig de Gracia, where also the legendary Shopping Night takes place, or you can also decide to visit one of the malls, where you will find all necessary shops under one roof. Find out where to shop best in the ultimate shopping guide for Barcelona. It includes several malls, where you can spend hours with the motto “shop until you drop” . Las Arenas – an old bull fight arena transformed into a shopping mall is not included, just because of space issues! However, make sure you visit it at least for a short trip, since it includes so much cultural background.
You are in Barcelona with your children and need the perfect activity for a rainy day? No problem: L’aquarium in Barcelona is the perfect solution. Directly located at the port, the aquarium serves 11.000 different species of fish, corals, penguins and many more! Additionally, there is a 80 meters long glas tunnel, where you can walk inside while the sharks are swimming above you. Read more about the aquarium in this article.
With these tips your trip to Barcelona, also with rain, is absolutely safe .
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