Millions of people visit Barcelona every year. Some of them choose to explore the city on foot or visit some of the recommended sights, others prefer to shop, and many enjoy the wide range of food on offer. Most of our visitors combine all these activities. In this publication we’ll tell you about the things you won’t find in conventional guidebooks, learn about on a tour or from your friendly taxi driver. Our aim is to give you a greater understanding of what the city and its people are like and why.