Barcelona is beautiful, has a rich history, and attracts millions of visitors from all over the world. However, it's not very romantic if two lovers simply cannot have time alone to sneak in a few sneaky kisses (well,perhaps not sneaky...)? Well read on! Of course... Kissing is something you could easily do without this article, so take a quick browse through these top 5 spots and waste not a moment more! Get out there and get smooching in one of these locations before heading back to a romantic studio apartment. A kiss can be fleeting, mysterious, intense, and most obviously, romantic... These settings should help and if they don't well we have more ideas in this article about valentine's day in Barcelona.
1. Amongst the Columns of Gaudí
One of the most famous gems in Barcelona: el Park Güell. For an intimate moment it's advisable to get to the park early or before closing time to avoid the tourist rush. Just steps away from the central plaza is the Pórtico de la Lavandera where you will find at the end a row of columns holding up the structure above. Lovers can escape here away from prying eyes under the passionate Spanish sun. A refreshing kiss in a Mediterranean park, surrounded by art. What could be more pleasant during a summer's day?
2. Suspended Above Barcelona
From heated kisses to light kisses... Head to the foot of Montjuic and get yourself some tickets onto the cable car. Each car can hold up to 6 people but you can always wait to be able to jump into a cable car on your own. You'll have 8 minutes for a romantic kiss that features spectacular views over the city. A pleasant embrace that shouldn't be missed, so take a look at the official website. Once you arrive, you'll find the romance will continue because there are many romantic spots as you can see in this photo-tour of Montjuic.
3. Medieval Mystery
Back down on earth and in the heart of Barcelona; the Gothic Quarter. The most romantic spot has to be the Pont del Bisbe, which is a beautiful bridge between the Palau de la Generalitat and the Casa dels Canonges. Be warned that this place is only deserted by night or during the early morning hours. A medieval setting for an intriguing and mysterious kiss... If you're truly in a state of Medieval madness you could even follow this entire route.
4. Lost in the Labyrinth
One of the lesser known and visited attractions in Barcelona is the Laberint d'Horta park . Among the park are mansions, pavillions, sculptures, waterfalls, and of course, a hedge maze labyrinth. With 750 metres of cypress hedges to get lost in, it's the perfect moment to share a daring and romantic moment.
5. A sunset over the Cityscape
No romantic tour of Barcelona would be complete without mentioning the highest point of the city, which is the mountain of Tibidabo. From here you can admire the most amazing views of Barcelona and the majestic to Church of the Sacred Heart, topped by a huge statue of Jesus Christ. The sunset is magical, as you will see the city covered in a blanket of warm tones of orange. And if you're these early enough at the right time of year, you will see the sun shyly peek its way over the Mediterranean. A pure magical setting for one of the most romantic moments that you can give to your loved one.
What is your favorite place of the city? Do you know other places with a special charm?