Many arrive in Barcelona at Christmas, to take a walk and enjoy the festive atmosphere. We have prepared for you a few tips, where to go, to buy unusual gifts to friends and family.
If your goal is to buy the classic Christmas gifts, be sure to visit two major Ferias de Nadal Barcelona. It's Christmas markets, selling not only the figures for nativity scenes and Christmas decorations, but also super traditional Catalan "Cocoa logs and Men". Do not be intimidated, considered, that if you give a man Kaka, you wish only happiness and prosperity. The most beautiful Fair Santa Llucia is located directly opposite cathedral, to the Plaza Nova Plaza, better to come here in the evening, when the lights are lit, and after a visit to the fair do not run away, a leisurely stroll through the streets of the Gothic Quarter. On the area of Sant Jaume I in front of City Hall stands a giant and unusual nativity scene and beautiful Christmas tree.
The second Christmas Market is on the square in front of Barcelona's main attraction, cathedral Sagrada Familia. Therefore, you have a great opportunity to combine a visit to this unique Gaudí with the purchase of Christmas gifts. Both trade fairs are open to the 23 December inclusive.
If you are more interested in vintage or unusual items from local designers, then do not miss the following two events:
15 and 16 December will open its doors and the charming little hidden space of the old factory Fàbrica Lehmann, which is located at Carrer del Consell de Cent, 159. There will be sold to a variety of handmade items, as well as books, ornamentation, art objects, clothes and accessories, toys, jobbing, ceramics.
If you do not find Factory gifts to taste, in the same dates you will find other unusual items handmade Fair, It called Festivalet and also takes place in an unusual space. For the fifth consecutive year at the huge fair use building maritime Museum. You will be pleasantly surprised by the diversity of beautiful objects of decoration, utensils and other amenities, It is ideal for Christmas gifts. Log in here is worth 2 €, beginning in 11 in the morning. On the territory of delicious coffee and food.
22 and 23 Fair will be held in December of designer and vintage goods in the territory French Railway Station. It will play DJs and sold street food. Home in 11 morning and free entry.