Category Archives: Outside Barcelona

Ski resorts close to Barcelona


Did you think that combining a trip to Barcelona and a skiing trip is not possible? Well, is not like that. Not everybody knows that just in a 2 hours ride from Barcelona you can get to a few skiing resorts.

If you are willing to make the best out of your winter trip then you can dedicate a day to ski at the Pyrenees Mountains and make your vacation even more diversified.
Next to Barcelona there are 4 most popular skiing tracks that are visited by thousands of people each season: Masella, La Molina, Port del Comte and Grand Valira (Andorra).

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Penedès, a matter of taste

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Located only one hour south of Barcelona, the Penedès can be divided into three sub-regions: the Baix-Penedès (Lower Penedes), the Garraf, a coastal zone dominated by the homonymous massif, and the Alt-Penedes, the area where the majority of the regional wines are produced.

This picturesque region is one of the most famous in all Spain for wine producing, and the world’s largest producer of Cava, a naturally sparkling wine which is considered as the Spanish version of the French Champagne.

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A day in Figueres and Dalí museum


Figueres is a town located on the north eastern end of the Costa Brava, in the heart of an extensive fluvial plain. With a population of 45,000 people, this city, the seat of the Alt Empordà, is the most important town near the border with France, since it is an important communications centre with a great accessibility.

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Discover Montserrat


Montserrat, the first National Park in Spain, is a multi-peaked mountain located on the Catalan Pre-coastal range. The word Montserrat literally means “sawed mountain” refering to its rocks figures and shape. The Montserrat massif was declared Natural Park in 1987 and, due to its unique geological characteristics, it a real open air museum.

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Sitges, the queen of Barcelona south coast.


Sitges is located on the Mediterranean coast, only 35 km south of Barcelona, at the southern edge of the Garraf Massif, a rock mountain who represents the natural barrier between Barcelona and Sitges. 

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ApartEasy – Your rental solution.

Dear Barcelona lovers,

ApartEasy would like to introduce this travel blog, where you will find valuable information about how to have your perfect stay in Barcelona.

We will try to offer you valuable information and tips about where to stay, things to do, must see places, top lists of restaurants, bars, clubs, shopping areas and everything you need to know to enjoy a perfect holiday in Barcelona.

Weather you are visiting Barcelona for a few days or looking for a long term rental in Barcelona, aparteasy is what you need. We offer daily and monthly rentals in top locations of Barcelona.

We love to hear from our customers and readers, so do not hesitate to leave your thoughts on the comment section.

Best regards,

Luis Caldentey