Barcelona shines not only in summer but during the winter months. Especially in Christmas, the city host an unique and magical holiday experience, where traditions, nice weather and friendly atmosphere come together.
Shopping in the most glamorous streets and seeing the history of the old town are the main protagonists. This year, in addition, Barcelona will organize its first New Year’s Eve party with a large, amazing and unprecedented show!
Barcelona: The city for fashion shopping tourism . Our city has streets and lovely areas, ideal for walking and shopping in the best shops and firms in the fashion’s world. Walk along the Passeig de Gràcia, Rambla Catalunya, Eixample, Gràcia quarter or Diagonal, among other shopping streets in Barcelona. Each area also has its own style, its own soul. |Find here the commercial best areas of Barcelona. You will love it!| .
Furthermore, in each of these areas you will find your ideal hotel. In Passeig de Gràcia you can stay in the luxurious Casa Fuster , Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona, Barcelona Mandarin Oriental or Condes de Barcelona, among many others, and in Rambla Catalunya in the modern Murmuri Barcelona.
Amazing New Year ‘s Eve Party in Barcelona. This year the city celebrates for the first time, the twelve chimes of New Year’s midnight, in a big party that will take place in Avenida María Cristina . The legendary performance group La Fura dels Baus will set an amazing spectacle of a human giant iron structure. An emotional mix of tradition and innovation that will end projecting… the 12 chimes on the head of this human structure..
All this awesome performance will take place into the greatest “stage” in Barcelona. The background will be the world famous Magic Fountains of Montjuïc and the magnificent Catalan National Palace with its beautiful show of lights projected to the Barcelona’s skyline. …A lovely way to start the year!
Near the party you can stay at hotels like the B Hotel, Catalonia Barcelona Plaza, Hotel Azul Barcelona, Hotel Barcelona, Expo Hotel Barcelona, Ayre Hotel Gran Vía or HCC Lugano.
Traditions. Barcelona holds centuries of life and history and consequently accumulates old traditions that remain today.An example of this is the “Fira de Santa Llucia”. A christmas street market which this year celebrates its 226 anniversary. Year after year, the Barcelona’s cathedral square is full of small booths, up to the 270, selling crafts, decoration items, and Christmas presents. Until 22 December, from 10:30 m to 20:30 , you can walk among authentic craft items and more. The Barcelona’s Christmas season without this street market of Santa Llúcia would not be the same!
Christmas in the historic center of Barcelona. Walking around this area is like walking through an ancient tale, and even more during Christmas … If you want to dive into the history of Barcelona you can stay at hotels like the Mercer Hotel Barcelona, Neri hotel, hotel Bagués, Ohla Hotel, Grand Central Hotel, Le Méridien Barcelona or the 1898 hotel.
Come to Barcelona and celebrate this Christmas in one of the most desirable cities in Europe. Enjoy the shopping , the mild weather and the most beloved historical traditions of the City!