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What are the major attractions in Barcelona?
If your trip to Barcelona is all booked but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, we can give you a helping hand.A look at a postcard stand will tell you that a trip to Barcelona wouldn’t be complete without going to Sagrada Familia. As the most famous sight in the city, you might want to spend more time here than a quick stop.You’ll need to rise with the sun if you’re planning to check out all the great attractions this place has to offer. Gran Teatre del Liceu and La Rambla are non-negotiable. Barcelona Cathedral and Placa de Catalunya shouldn’t be forgotten either.Plan a stop at Barceloneta Beach. It’s one attraction you’ll usually find on many travelers’ to-do lists. If you still have space on your itinerary, Barcelona Aquarium and Picasso Museum will keep you busy as well.
What are the best road trip destinations near Barcelona?
Time to see what these wheels can do and venture out to Platja Llarga. Just 55 miles away, a day trip here will be a piece of cake. Stop by Platja d’Aro Beach and Sant Feliu de Guixols Beach to start learning the story of the region. Then wrap up your journey with a visit to Cala S’Alguer.
Where are the best beaches near Barcelona?
Fill up the tank, blast some tunes and get ready to feel the fresh sea air on your face. Barcelona has some incredible stretches of coastline, such as:

  • Nova Icaria Beach (2 miles away).
  • Bogatell Beach (2 miles away).
  • Mar Bella Beach (3 miles away).

Where are the best convention centers near Barcelona?
If you have some serious work-related business to see to in Barcelona, there’s a high chance you’ll be spending plenty of time in a major convention center. If that’s the case, you might want to hear about the ones that have cafés and restaurants nearby:

  • Pati Manning (0.5 miles away).
  • Casa Llotja de Mar (1 mile away).
  • Fira de Barcelona Montjuïc (1 mile away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Barcelona?
Barcelona — so many things to see and do, so little time. Sagrada Familia is merely the beginning. That’s why renting a car is a smart move. Explore more of the iconic sights of this thriving metropolis with a compact or an economy car. Traffic gridlock, tight streets, lane changes, and parking are all the easier with small vehicles like these. However, if you’d prefer to ride in a little more style, why not book a convertible? Ideal for enjoying the great weather and scenery, you can head off to the sandy shores of the region with the top pulled down and the wind in your hair.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Barcelona?
There’s loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Barcelona. From SUVs with trunk space galore to easy-to-park compacts, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on your budget and where you plan to go. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others require no more than an engine and four wheels.
Is it difficult to park in Barcelona?
It can be. Cruising around the block searching for a parking spot is all part of the experience in Barcelona. Getting close to top attractions is easier if you plan ahead.
Does Barcelona have peak-hour traffic?
It’s likely you’ll come across some traffic congestion in Barcelona, which has a population of roughly 1,621,500. For a smooth ride, you may want to avoid driving during the peak hours.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Barcelona?
Generally speaking, your chosen car rental company will bill the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges and taxes. Or they may share your information with local authorities, who’ll then send a fine directly to you.
What are the rules around drink driving in Barcelona?
In Barcelona, it is against the law to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) over 0.05%. If you’re going to have a few drinks with dinner, leave the rental car at your hotel.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Barcelona?
It’s prohibited to turn on a red light in Barcelona. When you encounter one, enjoy a mindful moment or two until the signal switches back to green.
Are seat belts compulsory in Barcelona?
In short, yes. Although, there are a few exceptions for certain vehicles operated by public transportation systems.

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