Hotel Arts

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Barcelona is the capital city of the autonomous community of Catalonia and it’s glittering crown jewel. Described as "the flower among the beautiful cities of the world" by Cervantes in Don Quixote, Barcelona has since been championed and immortalised by many – in the literature of Laurie Lee and Carlos Ruiz Zafón and by the architecture... Read more »

Torre d´Alta Mar Barcelona

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I love to get high. Really high. No, not like that. I mean altitude; mountains, fairground rides, tall buildings and the like. I’m the person with their face pressed against the window of the aeroplane and my superpower of choice would be the ability to fly. I love the thrill of a slightly wobbly lift,... Read more »

Via Veneto Barcelona

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After a strange taxi ride (our driver insisted that he was Disney’s pirate captain, Jack Sparrow), Charlotte and I arrived at Via Veneto to find it looking rather abandoned. We had been in Barcelona for approximately three hours and the trip was clearly taking a turn for the worse, leaving us cold and hungry. Just... Read more »

El Palauet Living Barcelona

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In fairytales, princesses live in palaces. These beautiful, jewel-bedecked palaces contain all the precious dainties that a young lady might desire and shield their delicate minds from mundane and worldly experiences. Princesses are often forbidden to leave the grounds of said palaces and must wait to be rescued by their prince, while any hint of... Read more »