Barcelona Airport (BCN)
Airport Barcelona (BCN) The airport consists of two terminals, T1 and T2 are connected by a free shuttle bus and the metro. Since February 27, 2019, the official name of Barcelona Airport has been El Prat Josep Tarradellas Airport, in tribute to the former President of Catalonia.
The capital of Catalonia, Barcelona is a Mediterranean and cosmopolitan city with Roman remains, medieval neighborhoods and the finest examples of modernism and avant-garde from the 20th century.
The city's origins are Roman, and its long history and economic dynamism have made Barcelona a cultural city, which can be seen in its historical-artistic heritage and the promotion of the most innovative artistic trends. A wide cultural program brings visitors to museums, exhibitions, outdoor sculptures ... and many concerts, plays and dances.
Popular culture is also reflected in this city, which still maintains its most cherished traditions, such as the festivals of La Mercè or the festivities in the districts of Gràcia, Sants and Poblenou. These are all exceptional opportunities to get to know the more festive side of the city.
Tradition and modernity are also reflected in the innovative and imaginative gastronomy, based on fresh garden products, fresh fish, a wide variety of sausages and olive oil. Traditional handcrafted cakes and pastries and sparkling wines are some of the other highlights in this brief overview of Barcelona's gastronomic culture.