View from Passion facade tower at Sagrada Familia

View from Passion facade tower

Of the three facades that architect Antoni Gaudi had planned for Sagrada Familia Cathedral, two – the Passion facade and the Nativity facade – are complete. The Glory facade, which represents Christ’s eternal glory, is yet to be completed. The Passion facade faces the west and represents the suffering of Christ during his crucifixion.  While … Read more

How to go from Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

Park Guell to Sagrada Familia

Most tourists in Barcelona visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day. Barcelona experts say it is best to start with Park Guell in the morning and go to Sagrada Familia in the evening. If you think otherwise, you can check out how to go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell. Park Guell … Read more

Inside Sagrada Familia – interiors of Gaudi’s Barcelona Church

Inside Sagrada Familia

Some of the five million-plus tourists who visit Sagrada Familia every year go back without getting inside Gaudi’s church in Barcelona. The more thoughtful tourists go inside Sagrada Familia and enjoy the interiors of Gaudi’s masterpiece. Many tourists ask, “Is it worth buying a ticket and going inside Sagrada Familia?” The short answer is “Yes,” … Read more

View from Nativity facade tower at Sagrada Familia

View from Nativity facade tower

You can enjoy two views from the Nativity facade tower of Sagrada Familia, and both are equally stunning. First, you will see Gaudi’s intricate sculptures on the Nativity facade. Gaudi took a particular interest in these sculptures, and it shows. The second reason to go up is the fantastic view of Barcelona’s Eastern side, the … Read more

How to go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

Sagrada Familia to Park Guell

Many Gaudi fans visiting Barcelona choose to visit both Sagrada Familia and Park Guell on the same day. They prefer to start their day at the under-construction church and then go from Sagrada Familia to Park Guell. Sagrada Familia and Park Guell in one day If you manage your time at each attraction well, you … Read more

Casa Batllo facts – Gaudi’s Batllo house in Barcelona

Casa Batllo's roof

Casa Batllo or House of Batllo is perhaps the most beautiful residential property ever built. Located on number 43, Paseo de Gracia, in the central region of Barcelona, the building is a major tourist and cultural attraction. Antoni Gaudi built Casa Batllo, which now receives more than a million tourists every year. Some of Gaudi’s … Read more