Barcelona is definitely well known for its astonishing architecture, beautiful Mediterranean beaches and delectable dining, so what better place to spend your Valentine’s Day this year than in Gaudí’s city? Whether you seek a romantic escape in a quiet and cozy area of Barcelona, or you are just looking for somewhere different to spend your Valentine’s weekend, the Catalan capital has something sure to cater to every couple.
- Picturesque Park Güell: This colorful Gaudí park is the ultimate backdrop for the perfect Valentine’s experience! From here you can enjoy astonishing views of Barcelona as you soak in the greatness of this revered Catalan architect. With plenty of places to have a picnic around the park, why not surprise your other half with a romantic lunch for two overlooking the city?
- Breathtaking Barceloneta Beach: However cliché it may seem to some, sometimes a simple walk along the beach with your partner can be equally as romantic as an intimate dinner. Amble along the famous Passeig de Colom, then take a stroll through the picturesque port and finally end with a walk along Barceloneta beach. You could even stop for a drink at one of the fantastic seaside bars along the promenade.
- Time-Old Tibidabo: Get transported into a whole other world atop this magical mountain, which is home to the oldest amusement park in Spain. Mount Tibidabo also offers numerous hiking trails, as well as some great bars with amazing views of the city, like Mirabé at Manuel Arnús, 2!
- A Romanesque Romance: Looking to do something truly memorable? Surprise your loved one with a magical day trip to Tarragona, and lose yourself amidst Roman ruins, ancient aqueducts and medieval buildings, all just an hour outside Barcelona. Don’t miss your chance to stroll down the winding streets lined with brightly colored orange trees, and be sure to top off this romantic outing by watching the sunset from the ‘Mediterranean Balcony’ lookout point.
The Cherry on Top of a Lovely Evening– Why not complete your evening with some of the finest wine around? Become a wine connoisseur for the evening at one of Barcelona’s top wine bars – truly an unforgettable experience. If sampling wine isn’t really your thing, why not take your partner to a traditional Spanish Flamenco show at Tablao Cordobes? Sure to get your heart racing…