Local information and activities 

Below is a simple guide of what is available in Barcelona. Please contact the concierge at the Hotel Arts Barcelona or Pullman Skipper Barcelona for further details.

Barcelona Bus Turístic

The double-decker Barcelona Bus Turístic is the most convenient way to discover Barcelona's most interesting and attractive sights. You can get on and off the Bus Turistic as many times and for as long as you like at any of the 45 tour stops.

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Camp Nou

The Camp Nou has been the football stadium of FC Barcelona since 1957 where the football matches of the first team take place.

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Casa Batlló

A simple reform of its façade, the redistribution of its internal walls and the enlargement of its light well in 1875 provided Gaudí with the opportunity to produce.

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La Pedrera

Project of Antoni Gaudí i Cornet of 1905. It was built between 1906 and 1910 for the Milà family. This is one of the main Gaudí’s residential buildings and one of the most imaginative houses of the history of the architecture, this building is more a sculpture than a building.

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Las Ramblas

A colourful and fascinating boulevard street in the city centre. Visit Palau de la Virreina (rococo Mansion), Mercat de la Boqueria (typical and awarded Barcelona produce Market), the Gran Teatre del Liceu (world famous opera house) and the Monument to Columbus.

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Home of art galleries, leisure attractions, parks and 1992 Olympic sites. Visit Poble Espanyol (Spanish Village, with buildings from all Spanish regions) and the Fountains Music Show on summer evenings.

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La Sagrada Familla

The expiatory church of La Sagrada Família is a work on a grand scale which was begun on 19 March 1882 from a project by the diocesan architect Francisco de Paula del Villar (18281901). At the end of 1883 Gaudí was commissioned to carry on the works, a task which he did not abandon until his death in 1926. Since then, different architects have continued the work after his original idea.

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Parc Güell

Gaudi’s spectacular Park, you will find ceramic benches and mosaics, pavilions and stone columns. It also boasts fantastic views overlooking the city.

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Picasso Museum

The Picasso Museum in Barcelona is indispensable for understanding the formative years of Pablo Picasso. The genius of the young artist is revealed through the more than 3,500 works that make up the permanent collection.

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The Shopping line of Barcelona runs from Diagonal to Ps. De Gràcia, but close to KPMG offices we find a shopping center called GranVia 2.

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Sitges and Wine & Cava Route

Sitges is an old town by the sea just 35 kms away from Barcelona and it’s absolutely worth a visit. The town has a calendar dense with cultural activities and festivals. Its Carnival has achieved world renown and its old-car rallies have always been a favorite, as have the floral street carpeting during Corpus Christi and the International Festival of Fantastic and Horror Cinema. Experience the world of the Cava and Wine by visiting this region and some of its well known cellars.

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Jamón Experience

Come and discover everything you’ve ever wanted to know about jamón ibérico—a unique gourmet delicacy unparalleled in the whole world. Enjoy an engaging interactive experience in a 2,000 m2 state-of-the-art space that culminates with a tasting of six different kinds of jamones hand cut by a master slicer and paired with a glass of cava, wine or beer. A unique experience you’ll treasure forever

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2014 KPMG EMA Tax Summit
22-24 September 2014
Hotel Arts Barcelona
Marina 1921, 08005
Barcelona Spain

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