Author: hotelarc

La Mercè are the festivities celebrated in Barcelona from 20 to 24 September. It is a celebration in honour of the Mare de Dèu de La Mercè, one of the patron saints of Barcelona, filling the city with cultural, free musical and religious events in...

The Gran Teatre del Liceu is located in the middle of La Rambla, in the section known as La Rambla dels Caputxins, and is one of the most representative buildings in Barcelona. It has more than 200 years of history and is closely connected to...

Having lunch or dinner at one of the beach bars in Barcelona (known as chiringuitos) is a good plan to relax and enjoy the sea after a hot day. The city has a very good variety of bars located on its beaches, so it is...

Drassanes Reials in Barcelona (Barcelona Royal Shipyard) is an architectural site, located at the end of La Rambla in Barcelona, headquarters of the current Maritime Museum of the city. It can be reached on foot from the Hotel Arc La Rambla, and its walls house...

Plaza Reial in Barcelona is one of the most emblematic squares in the city. It owes its name to King Ferdinand VII, when it was built as it is today. However, it has an interesting history that is worth knowing. Plaza Reial is located in the...

Barcelona is a city bathed by the Mediterranean, so its history has always been bound to the sea. Its intensive maritime and fishing activity made it one of the ports of reference along the entire coast of Spain. However, during the last 20 years the...

Barcelona is a highly populated city, so green areas become very important and necessary spaces. They offer fresh air, give quality to our lives and allow its residents to have places where they can meet and practice sports. The initiative of Barcelona City Council, which began...

Imagine to visit Barcelona on a festive day, full of joy and with the streets full of people. A day in which La Rambla brings out its charms and the people of Barcelona decorate it in a very special way. That day is today, the day...

During this month in Barcelona you have the chance to enjoy in pictures aspects of international news that will not leave you indifferent. At the end of April, the World Press Photo comes back to the Barcelona Centre for Contemporary Culture (CCCB), an exhibition that visits...

Do you like documentaries and are also passionate about fashion? You're in luck if you visit Barcelona this weekend.  The Aribau cinemas, which are just a short walk from La Rambla, present the Moritz Feed Dog 2019 festival. You will find documentaries about the life of mythical...