Barcelona is an enchanting seaside city with boundless culture, fabled architecture and a world-class dining scene.
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Arriving by Aeroplane
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.
Hotel Catalonia Diagonal Centro, Balmes, 142-146, Barcelona, Spain | Metro station "Diagonal"
Hotel Catalonia Diagonal Centro
Carrer de Balmes, 142, 146
Barcelona Spain 08008
The fantastic Catalonia Diagonal Centro hotel, located in the heart of the modernist route and next to the Paseo de Gracia , is surrounded by the most beautiful modernist architecture and the most representative buildings of Gaudí's work.
The location of the Catalonia Diagonal Centro hotel allows you to be one step away from the best shopping area and live the Mediterranean city up close. The hotel is a 5-minute walk from the Paseo de Gracia , the most luxurious shopping street in Barcelona, with stores of great brands and the Pedrera-Casa Mila de Gaudí inspired by the shape of nature and a must-see tourist place. The Catalonia Diagonal Centro hotel is also very close to the center of Plaza Cataluña, 4 minutes by train from the Provence stop.
Did you know that these three modernist buildings, Casa Amatller, Casa Batlló and Casa Lleó Morera together with two more houses form the well-known La apple de la discordia? This is because of the rivalry between the best known modernist artists: Domènech i Montaner, Puig i Cadafalch and Antoni Gaudí.
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.