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Best of Barcelona

A trip to Barcelona is like rolling five holidays into one. Want a sun destination? It has nine urban beaches on the Mediterranean Sea. Like nightlife? The party gets going around 3 a.m. Bit of a foodie? There are 22 Michelin-starred restaurants. Dream of wine? The Cava region is a train-ride away. Appreciate history? The city has been inhabited since the Roman era. Even with all this, the best way to experience Catalonia’s capital is by tossing away your agenda. Barcelona is about getting lost in the Gothic Quarter’s twisted streets, whiling away hours in tapas bars and joining locals as they meander from morning coffee to late-night cocktail.