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Why Go?

Stunning, still evolving architectural landscape—from Gaudí's epic Sagrada Familia to Jean Nouvel's imposing Torre Agbar

Party until the wee hours, or shop until you drop

A dining scene to rival—some say outstrip—Paris, spearheaded by expert experimental chef Ferran Adría

What To Skip

The grubby city beaches


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What For:

Arts + Culture, Design + Architecture, Food + Wine, Nightlife, Shopping

When To Go:

May, June, September, October


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