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One day in Barcelona

Ultimate guide - Barcelona, Spain

One day in Barcelona and not sure what to see? Have a quick look at our 5 tips of things to do in Barcelona to make the most of your short stay in the city of Gaudi.  Most important building The one place that you absolutely can’t miss during your visit to Catalonia’s capital is its most iconic landmark – La Sagrada Familia.…


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Granada

Spanish for Pomegranate - Granada, Spain

Granada (Spanish for “Pomegranate”) is a place that you plan to stay a few days in and then it is a week later and you then you are drinking tea while enjoying your siesta. I lived in Granada for a month and easily fell in love with the vibrant culture, delicious free tapas, nightlife, and the people of Granada. Granada’s history…


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Madrids coolest barrios

Malasaña and La Latina - Madrid, Spain

Madrid’s barrios alone are usually far more interesting than the typical tourist attractions, as each has its own unique history, population and traditions. Here are our two top choices for hipsters and food lovers.MalasañaWelcome to the hipster barrio of Madrid! Here there’s a place for everyone. Back in the 80s the narrow…


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6 Best in Barcelona

Spain most popular city - Barcelona, Spain

Hike to the Temple if the Scared Heart of Jesus and Parc d’Atraccions Tibidabo. If you fancy getting off the normal roads of Barcelona, walk to the top of town and keep going. As you walk up the mountain, you will come across tracks and roads, with benches to sit and enjoy the view. In the evening its a beautiful place to pause and watch the…


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Technicolour dream city

Explore the vibrant palate of Catalonia. - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is as vibrant a city as they come. The bright Catalan capital has an impressive repertoire of gorgeous buildings, galleries, gardens, and even the food itself is a work of absolute art. The city is on a superb stretch of coast on the Mediterranean, which allows Barcelona to give its’ visitors the finest seafood available and…


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THE MUST KNOW SECRETS REVEALED

Backpacker's guide to Barcelona - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, the capital city of the autonomous region of Catalunya, is an international hub for artists, food, sports and night-life enthusiasts, and lovers of Spanish and Catalan culture. From the lovely streets to the ocean to the mountains, the sheer magnitude of activities to do will leave visitors restless and in desperate need to go out and…


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The amazing city of Barcelona

Spain at its best - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is now one of the most popular cities in Europe situated in the eastern part of Spain in the region of Catalunya. It became more and more famous during the last century due to the Olympic games, and thanks to the monumental buildings of Gaudi's brilliant mind. Barcino (Barcelona) was originally populated by various iberic inhabitants,…


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The 10 most beautiful parks in Madrid

A very different Spain - Madrid, Spain

He who likes Madrid, will know his most famous park, the Retiro, with its rose gardens, long walks full of trees, its Crystal Palace and the pond with boats from where you can feed the hungry fish that live there. But surely, the following names are not so well known, and are precious places where you can play sports, read, relax, or take a walk…


BEST HOSTELS

Selected World's Best Hostels

  • Alberg Barcelona Pere Tarres
    Alberg Barcelona Pere Tarres
    Barcelona, Spain

    Are you looking for a new place which is fun, cheap and well-located for your stay in Barcelona? Youth Hostel Pere Tarrs is your best choice - if you want to have a great time…

  • Living Cat's Hostel
    Living Cat's Hostel
    Madrid, Spain

    There’s no better way to visit Madrid than with a stay at Living Cat’s Hostel! Our guests agree that our central location, comfortable beds, and vibrant party…

  • Feetup Garden House Hostel Barcelona
    Feetup Garden House Hostel Barcelona
    Barcelona, Spain

    Many services are included in our prices; there's no surprises on arrival. We don't charge for linen, the use of lockers, towels or Wi-Fi. What are you waiting? Better conditions,…

  • Living Mad Hostel
    Living Mad Hostel
    Madrid, Spain

    We promise to have you mad like the madrileños after your stay with us! Our central location, comfortable beds, and relaxing “corrala” atmosphere will make you never…

  • Red Nest Hostel Valencia
    Red Nest Hostel Valencia
    Valencia, Spain

    Welcome to Red Nest Where we put YOU first From now on, enjoy our exciting new changes we have to offer!! FREE Internet FREE Padlocks FREE Towels FREE…

  • White Nest Hostel - Granada
    White Nest Hostel - Granada
    Granada, Spain

    White nest.. A sanctuary from the travelling life!Here you will easily meet soooo many cool people from all over the world. Everyone in White nest, guests and staff alike are…

  • Green Nest Hostel Uba Aterpetxea
    Green Nest Hostel Uba Aterpetxea
    San Sebastian, Spain

    San Sebastian pick up A comfortable direct journey to our hostel in San Sebastian. We have at your disposal a transport service to take you from San Sebastian train and bus…

  • U Hostels
    U Hostels
    Madrid, Spain

    U Hostels is Madrid's first luxury youth hostel at backpackers' prices! Located in a 19th century palace, is the most modern and stylish hostel of Madrid. Our privileged location,…

  • Purple Nest Hostel Valencia
    Purple Nest Hostel Valencia
    Valencia, Spain

    Welcome to the Purple Nest! Lets put you first!! Free Internet Free padlocks Free towels, blankets and sheets Free led lamps In the Purple Nest Hostel we organize…