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1. Posted by Elisoba (First Time Poster 1 posts) 15y Star this if you like it!

Have you ever been in Barcelona?? now is the best moment, with the Forum 2004 and the Sonar music festival. I want to share my experience with you, because it was great!!!

I rented an aparment, I found it at

The apartment was lovely and very well located. In this site you can search for different prices and even book online

Have a nice trip


2. Posted by leahrb (Full Member 209 posts) 15y Star this if you like it!

Hello Eli,

I am going to be living a half hour south of Barcelona for the summer. (I'm a 19 yr-o female from the U.S.)
I'll be living with a host family.

Do you have any tips/suggestions besides the obvious attractions (Gaudi's stuff etc.)? Any good day trips out of the city? or any good overnight trips?
Glad you enjoyed your trip!
Thanks in advance for any info!
I leave in 16 days!!! Woohoo!!


3. Posted by Gelli (Travel Guru 2457 posts) 15y Star this if you like it!

Leah, only 16 days to go?? Good stuff. You'll have a fantastic time!.

Lots of decent places for a day out, many more for a weekend trip / overnighter. And no lack of things to do in the city area as well.

A favourite day trip of mine is the Montserrat monestary (west of the city on the FGC train). Girona is a lovely town which is often ignored by people passing through with the airport (cheapies like easyjet etc fly from there). Andorra/alpine area etc are doable for a daytrip, better for longer. So many more, i could go on and on!