The season of the Festa Major is going on in the Catalonian capital and we thought we could present you the Castellers, a tradition in the region. “Castells” in Catalonian means castles, the Castellers are then people building a tower, more precisely a human tower. You can see these impressive shows during the Festa Major de Gracia. Stay in our familial aparthotel in Gracia.
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Barcelona is a city full of history and activities for anybody who is visiting. Coming with the family, it can be challenging to find appropriate activities for everyone to enjoy. So, to guide you a bit, here some ideas of activities and tours you can do while you are staying at our aparthotel for family near Gracia.
La Garrotxa region is located in the North of Spain, at the border with France. Close to the Pyrenees, this region is mostly famous for its various dormant volcanoes, well preserved in a natural park. But, did you know that the region has preserved its medieval heritage too? Discover the different cities and route you can visit from our hotel for family in Camprodon.
Colonia Güell is a unknown work of Gaudi in Barcelona. Indeed, few tourists actually know this particular area. It used to be a textile factory, with accommodations for the employees nearby. Have a little trip outside of the city and enjoy this industrial heritage while staying in our aparthotel for family in Sarrià.
La Garrotxa is a national park, located in Catalonia, equidistant from Mediterranean sea and the Pyrenees. It gathers 40 volcanic cones and over 20 lava flows. You will also find typical village, with Medieval heritages and castles for some. It is the perfect place for nature lovers and all kind of activities! Visit this park while you stay in our family hotel in Camprodon.
The Parc de l’Oreneta is located in the North of Barcelona, in Sarrià – Sant Gervasi area. This park is perfect for quality family time, where special Mediterranean flora and activities for children take place. Discover the history and the different activities of the park below and stay in our apartment for family in Sarrià.
The Casa Vicens was the first masterpiece of Gaudi, listed as Unesco World Heritage site since 2005. It has been in restoration for a year, in order to restore the original state of the house. Now reopened, the house is located in the area of Sarrià, less than 15 minutes from our aparthotel for family. Continue reading to discover more about this monument.