Insider Perks says, “Barcelona is the second-largest city in Spain and is becoming more popular in recent years for tourists as the name was much more widely recognized after the hosting of the 1992 Olympic Games.

A feast for the senses, Catalonia’s capital has a distinctly Mediterranean feel. Its revitalization for the Olympics made Barcelona the place to be on the continent. A picturesque location, Europe’s best-preserved Gothic Quarter, Gaudí’s delightfully cheeky architecture and galleries with the treasures of Miró, Tápies and Picasso make Barcelona visually stunning indoors and out. “New Catalan Cuisine” and tapas bars tempt the taste buds, and the nightlife and music are on the cutting edge.”

Here is a great little video that will show you the highlights!