Travel to Barcelona!

Becca Davis

You will fall in love, or have some kind of infatuation with Spain.

History of Barcelona

It was founded by the Phoenicians and Carthaginians. The Romans arrived in the first century, BC. The city began to regan independence during the Industrial Revolution. It is currently home to 1,620,943, the second largest in Spain. It's larger Urban regions is home to three-quarters of the population of Catalonia and one-eighth of that of Spain.

Hesperia Tower Hotel

This hotel has an overlook of the beautiful beaches in Barcelona. It provides room service, and accomidates the needs of its guests. It's rated 5 stars, and goes for approximately $200 a night. They offer a range of details for tourist and options of the top places to visit in Barcelona.


Not only does the hotel offer a range of room service, but in walking distance, there are many resturaunts that offer a range of cultural foods that fit a tourist's needs and cultural desires.

Practical Matters

The budget for the trip would be roughly about $6,000 to $7,000. You need to be able to have enough spending leverage for things that you will need and want to buy as you're touring the city. You can't expect a certain price on food, or souvenirs. Before leaving, you need to get a weather update for the weeks you're going to be there to dress accordingly. Make sure things at home are taken care of, and be sure to have your passports and accurate flight times.


  • Day 1: Settle into the hotel, visit and look around the city.
  • Day 2: Seek the Casa Batllo
  • Day 3: Seek the LaPedrera
  • Day 4: Ciutadella Villa
  • Day 5: Lounge on the beaches
  • Day 6: Night-life experience
  • Day 7: Visit around the city, go shopping, and experience the culture.

Travel to Barcelona

Monday, Dec. 9th, 10pm to Friday, Dec. 20th, 12:30pm

Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, CT

Flight leaves at 10:05 am out of Charlotte Douglas Intl Airport. The end of the trip will end, and arrive back in the Charlotte Douglas Intl Airport December 20, 2013 at 12:20 am.Flight: $1020.60Baggage: $120Rental Car: $200/dayFood: $2000Suvinors: $1000Hotel: $200/night