This is a city to savour, combining an eclectic mixture of Art Noveau buildings with state-of-the-art design and is home to a large percentage of Europeans who have made the city their home. Its position next to the glittering Mediteranean belies it's commercial importance within Spain - this is a Capital City in all but name.
Barcelona El Prat Airport has expanded greatly. Following the demise of Spanair, the airport is reaching out to low-cost airlines to fill the gap. It's good news for travellers as they can expect low-cost fares and first-class service.