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About Barcelona

Barcelona is an enchanting seaside city with boundless culture, fabled architecture and a world-class dining scene.

View the Offical Tourist Infomation that will inform you about many things including  about Barcelona.

Link to Barcelona tourism page: HERE

Arriving by Aeroplane

Most travellers enter Barcelona through El Prat airport which is the main airport of Catalonia and only 14 Km from the city centre. The other important airport in Catalonia is Girona -Costa Brava Airport  located at a distance of 100 kilometers northeast of Barcelona and serviced by budget airlines. 

Bareclona - El Prat Airport

Transport to City Centre by Taxi

A taxi from Barcelona El Prat airport into Barcelona city centre varies according to your departure terminal and your destination. The cost will be around €30-€40.

Barcelona - El Prat Airport

Transport to City Centre by Public Transport

There are several types of public transportation to the city: Metro, Bus or Train services.

Aerobús is the fastest way to reach Barcelona city centre with public transport. There are two lines that connect T1 and T2 with Plaça Catalunya. More info.

The metro connects both terminals of the Airport with the Barcelona metro network.
The line is called L9 Sud. There are stops at T1 (inside the building) and T2 (outside the building, next to train station), in both cases follow the signs. More info.


Event Location

Hotel Catalonia Diagonal Centro, Balmes, 142-146, Barcelona, Spain | Metro station "Diagonal"

Weather & Clothing

The dress code for the Course will be casual business attire. 

Average high September 26 degrees Celcius.

Average low September 20 degrees Celcius.

Average 4 days of rain.