Now that the Festival of Mercé is approaching it is time to start planning your visit to Barcelona, and the jam-pack full agenda of activities and things to do is making this Mediterranean city even more attractive to visit, if possible. From the 23rd to the 26th of September the entire city will be full of stages with musical, dance, theatre, and circus performances perfect for children and adults alike.
Thus, those who lucky enough to be in Barcelona can enjoy the top notch performances lined up in BAM and the Festival of Mercé, such as performances from ´Goldfrapp`, ´Belle & Sebastian` or ´El Amics de les Arts`, amongst many others. However, there are also activities for the family in the Mercé Street Art Festival (MAC) taking place in Park Ciutadella, Montjuïc and Barcelona Dog Track. Spectators will be able to enjoy musical, dance, theatre, and circus performances in these diverse locations, as well as traditional events such as the ´castelleres` (human towers), fire runs, and ´broche de oro`, the piromusical lights and sounds show that similar to every year successfully concludes the festivities of the patron of Barcelona.
For all these reasons and more, you should come and stay in a spacious tourist apartment if you are coming with a group of friends or visiting with your family. Thus, our apartment of the week this week is the Da Vinci Apartment. Located in the heart of the Ciutadella district, and situated between the maze-like and narrow cobblestoned streets, this tourist apartment is very cosy and comfortable so you can enjoy the Barcelona activities on offer to the maximum, as well as a few days of tourism. This apartment is very well located so you can easily make your way to the stages set up for the Festival of Mercé, as well as wander along to the museums and galleries that are situated at a close distance to these festivities and which are dotted around the city of Barcelona. If what you are looking for is to enjoy the last grasps of the summer heat, the Da Vinci Apartment is situated at a close distance to the underground where you can quickly and comfortably make your way to the beaches in Barcelona, and is merely a 10-15 minute walk if you prefer to make it on foot to the Port or the Barceloneta. This apartment is so well located that it is extremely easy to immerse yourself in the gastronomic world and nightlife of the city of Barcelona without any problem.
The Da Vinci apartment has 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and air conditioning as well as central heating that will your stay even more pleasant. Its pleasant decoration will make you feel at home, and on top of that it comes fitted with the most modern installations, as well as a fully fitted kitchen with all you need to cook your favourite dishes, and a salon with a television and DVD player just in case you feel like relaxing and watching a film, making this apartment the ideal choice for you if you are coming to Barcelona with your family or a large group of friends.
If you would like to have a perfect holiday in Barcelona, feel like one of the locals and be surrounded by authentic Barcelona, then the Da Vinci apartment is the perfect choice for you.
Claudia – Marketing Team