Where I’m At: Cape Town – May 2016

Greetings from Cape Town and a slightly later-than-usual edition of Where I’m At; my monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next. I tip my hat to the bloggers who can blog and travel at the same time. I’ve been on the road all month and have barely […]

Flight Review: Emirates – Barcelona to Dubai

Flight: Emirates EK 188 From: Barcelona (BCN) To: Dubai (DXB) I flew with Emirates from Barcelona to Dubai. My flight was provided by South African Tourism (Australia) who were flying me from Barcelona to Johannesburg. This was the first leg of that trip. The tourism office sent me the itinerary to confirm if I was […]

Hostel Review: Dream Cube Hostel, Barcelona – Spain

Hostel Name: Dream Cube Hostel Address: Avd. Sarria 67, Les Corts, Barcelona, Spain 08029 I stayed at the Dream Cube Hostel in Barcelona, Spain. I booked online and it worked out to $17.67 USD per night. There is also a local tax of 1.25 Euro per night which is paid upon arrival. The Dream Cube […]

Hostel Review: Gracia City Hostel, Barcelona – Spain

Hostel Name: Gracia City Hostel Address: Sant Pere Martir S.T. No.18, Gràcia, Barcelona, Spain I stayed at the Gracia City Hostel in Barcelona, Spain. I booked online and it worked out to approx $18.89 USD per night. I booked it for its price and reviews. I’ve been to Barcelona a few times before but I […]

Hostel Review: Backpackers BCN Casanova, Barcelona – Spain

Hostel Name: Backpackers BCN Casanova Address: c/Casanova, 52, Eixample, Barcelona, Spain I stayed at the Backpackers BCN Casanova in Barcelona, Spain. I booked online and it workout at $17.74 USD per night. There is also a local tax of .75 Euro per night which is paid upon arrival. The hostel is located in a nice […]

Flight Review: Vueling – Manchester to Barcelona

Flight: Vueling VY 8749 From: Manchester (MAN) To: Barcelona (BCN) I flew with Vueling from Manchester to Barcelona. In selecting who to fly with I compared flights via Skyscanner.com. There were some flights around the same price range with easyJet and Ryanair, and in the end I went with Vueling because I had never flown […]

Barcelona Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Spain > Barcelona Travel Guide Accommodation Barcelona hotels – Search for discount hotels in Barcelona with lowest rates guaranteed. Books Barcelona by Robert Hughes. A monumentally informed and irresistibly opinionated guide to the most un-Spanish city in Spain. Robert Hughes scrolls through Barcelona’s often violent history; tells the stories of its kings, […]