Barcelona is an emblematic and cosmopolitan city with a unique energy. In this metropolis of Roman origin, tradition and modernity coexist with a temperate climate and the Mediterranean sea, always present, making the capital of Catalunya a strategic place to enjoy and do business.


The most recognized artists in the world, such as Gaudí, Picasso and Miró found in Barcelona the inspiration for their best works. As cultural capital, it offers numerous events and festivals of music, theatre, cinema, painting and all kinds of visual and performing arts.

The beat of its neighbourhoods

Each of its neighbourhoods breathes an own mood. Among them are Ciutat Vella, the old part of the city where the history coexists with the new trends coming in by tourists and people coming from many other countries. In the Eixample, is the exclusive Passeig de Gràcia, with the most famous works of Gaudi, Casa Batlló and La Pedrera; and others as unique as Casa Amatller and Casa Lleó i Morera. Gràcia and Sarrià, which were independent villages, are ideal to stroll through its streets, have a coffee in their little bars and enjoy.

Business & Investing

Barcelona is also an excellent place for business and investment. It has good communication networks, modern business parks and exhibition centres and congress halls hosting and more varied and prestigious exhibitions, such as the Mobile World Congress.

The coast of Barcelona

Nestled between the Mediterranean and the coastal range, Maresme offers all the beauty of the landscapes of sea and mountain. It has more than fifty kilometres of beaches and an excellent climate to enjoy winter and summer. In their villages there is a strong tradition of wine and practiced many leisure activities, cultural and sports. The town of Sitges, with almost two hundred days of sunshine per year, is the most appreciated in Garraf area. The whole area is a land of farmers, sailors and artists who live among the peace of nature and bustle of the party. Sitges was the cradle of modernism and today is popular film city and has colourful carnivals.

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