Catalonia Vacation Rentals
For your vacation in the Catalonia region of Spain, rent an apartment or villa to personalize your holiday experience on the Iberian Peninsula’s northeastern coast. The second largest city in Spain, Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia. Renting a Barcelona apartment is an excellent way to experience this historic and vibrant city. Barcelona’s history extends back to 2nd century BC and many periods of history are preserved in the architecture and street layout of the city. The Barri Gothic is an area with a concentration of 14th and 15th century buildings, ancient walls and a great Gothic cathedral. The Museu Picasso is one of Barcelona’s most popular attractions. Set in several medieval stone mansions the museum contains works from several periods of Picasso’s life. A funky aspect of Barcelona, La Rambla is a pedestrian thoroughfare filled with street vendors, performers, artists and markets. La Rambla ends at a monument to Columbus overlooking the harbor. The shopping, art, nightlife and food are rich in Barcelona. Catalan cuisine is a special highlight, emphasizing sauces added to fresh seafood and meat dishes. Stretching along about 100 miles of coast north of Barcelona is the Costa Brava, an area of hidden coves, sandy beaches, fishing villages and resort towns. Some attractions include the Salvador Dali Museum House in Lloret de Mar and the medieval city of Girona. The province of Tarragona features historic attractions dating to Roman and Moorish times and some beautiful vacation villa rentals. Use the links on this page to find the ideal Catalonia apartment or villa rental for your holiday on the Mediterranean.