If you are considering a romantic getaway then Barcelona is the ideal choice. Just look at all the activities there are to enjoy in this bustling Spanish city.
Hot Air Balloon Ride
What could be more romantic than a trip in a hot air balloon? There is nowhere better to enjoy this once in a lifetime experience. The journey provides you with breathtaking views of Barcelona and the surrounding countryside. The trip includes pick up and drop off from your city centre accommodation too so it couldn’t be easier to arrange. You can find out more about this trip here.
Visit to The Magic Fountain
At night time this incredible fountain is lit up beautifully and displays some incredible water formations too. There is even accompanying music too that makes witnessing the event truly magical. It is a real spectacle and for a romantic getaway to Barcelona it’s an absolute must see. It is situated near the the Palau Nacional. There is more information and a bit about the history of the fountain available here.
A Night at the Opera
If you enjoy Opera then don’t miss out on seeing a production in the world renowned venue of The Gran Teatre del Liceu. This venue is lucky to still be standing in light of the two fires that have broken out there and a bombing during the war. It is a legendary theatre among Opera goers from around the world so take advantage of it if you can while visiting Barcelona.
As well as these activities and trips there are plenty of bars and restaurants to enjoy as well as beaches to stroll along. Barcelona is a fantastic place for a romantic weekend – it certainly gives Paris a run for its money!