Travel: Cool Bars in Barcelona

Would you like to escape the bad weather and are planning a trip to the sun? City trips to Spain are also popular again this year. Especially Barcelona offers for a relaxing weekend at the beach. In addition to the beach vacation, Gaudi and Barcelona shopping offers namely with its numerous bars and pubs also a colourful evening program. Foreigners, students, tourists, locals: they all enjoy the wild nightlife in the big city on the Mediterranean.

BarriGotic and Las Ramblas

The Gothic Quarter and Ramblas are very centrally located, so they attract a large crowd of tourists. In the evenings, there is here high life and it is hard even to find a place in a bar. I

Street performers will entertain you and you will be away from the tourist traps, for example at Rita Blue in the Plaza SantAgusti also get to know the locals. However, you should be careful of pickpockets. After a nice evening, you can walk on the Ramblas down to the beach and round off the night here.

Best recommendation: The Rita Blue – Restaurant and Cocktail Bar


L’Eixample district, in the north of the city you will also find great clubs and bars, but requires you often cover long distances, as the various pubs not so close together as to the Ramblas. In addition, for gays and lesbians, there are a wide selection of bars.


The Gracia is a neighborhood on the rise. While you would probably have been previously discouraged to look for bars, more and more pubs now open their doors to tourists and are always friendly. Gracia is to reach the centre from very good (with S-and U-Bahn) and you will find numerous cheap budget hotels.

Maremagnum and Port Olimpic

If you prefer to enjoy your glass of wine overlooking the sea, you are right in the bars around the Maremagnum shopping centre and the Olympic Port. Here you can listen to the street musicians on the beach or enjoy the dusk over the ocean with a gentle breeze in the numerous restaurants and pubs.

Bars in Barcelona offer so all variety, what the tourist heart desires. You can look forward to a varied weekend!