Coming back from wonderful Rome, I had a long layover in Barcelona. Rather than sit around in the airport, I took full advantage of being in this vibrant city and hopped on the bus from the airport to the city center. I intentionally try to schedule long layovers into my travel plans, because in some sneaky way, it feels like you get a peek at another destination for free! I like to tell myself that anyway.
Here’s what I saw last time I was in Barcelona:
Also, if you ever find yourself at the BCN airport with some hours to kill, here’s a handy link to the multiple ways you can get yourself from the middle-of-nowhere airport, to gaping at Gaudi’s masterpieces in no time.