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Welcome to the wonderful city of Barcelona

Barcelona is a trendy, modern and traditional city; a true cultural magnet and European metropolis. It is the home city to 9 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, more than any other city in the world. Each district in Barcelona has something unique.

The Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona (CCIB) sits in the technology and business district known as Barcelona22@, a part of Diagonal Mar on Barcelona’s sea front.

 

With an excellent transport system there are many options for getting to the CCIB.

The international airport is located 13 Km south-west of Barcelona and 20 Km from CCIB. A taxi ride should take approximately 20 minutes and cost around €25, however rates are subject to change. Receipts can be provided on request from the driver.

Taxis from the city centre to CCIB can be booked directly BarnaTaxiRadiotaxibarcelona or flagged. You can also get to the CCIB using public transport, visit the websites below for more information:

For bus and metro: Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona

El Maresme-Forum on the Yellow line is the CCIB metro stop

For tram: Tram Barcelona

For trains:  FGC and Rodalies Catalunya

 

Comprehensive details on getting to CCIB can be found HERE

 

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Hotels near CCIB (prices as of November 2015 based on check in Monday 19th September, check out Friday 23rd September)

4* Hilton Diagonal Mar Barcelona
Passeig del Taulat, 262-264, Sant Marti, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

4* Hotel Barcelona Princess
Avinguda Diagonal, 1, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

4* Vincci Bit
Carrer de Josep Pla, 69, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

4* Vincci Maritimo
Llull, 340, Sant Marti, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

4* Hesperia del Mar
Espronceda 6, Sant Marti, 08005 Barcelona, Spain

4* Barceló Atenea Mar
Paseo Garcia Faria, 37-47, Sant Marti, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

4* Hotel Front Maritim
Paseo Garcia I Faria, 69-71 Sant Marti, 08019 Barcelona, Spain

4* Eurohotel Diagonal Port
Lope de Vega 4, Sant Marti 08005 Barcelona, Spain

1* Travelodge Barcelona Poblenou
Carrer de Llull, 170, 08005 Barcelona, Spain

Hotels in Barcelona Gothic Quarter 

5* Ohla Hotel
Via Laietana 49, Ciutat Vella, 08003 Barcelona, Spain

Catedral Bas Apartments Barcelona
Duran i Bas 7, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

4* Royal Ramblas
Las Ramblas 117, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

4* Hotel Barcelona Catedral
Capellans 4, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

4* Catalonia Catedral
Carrer Arcs 10, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

3* Catalonia Portal de l’Angel
Portal del Angel 17, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

2* Hotel Cortes
Santa Ana 25, Ciutat Vella, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

Poblenou a district a little further from the CCIB is a great place to stay and has many good budget hotels.

 

Extending your stay

Barcelona is the capital city of the Spanish Province Catalonia and has lots to offer. Get to know the Spanish and Catalan culture in Barcelona’s museums, traditional fish restaurants and artistic parks. Wineries, rocky bays, Roman Tarragona, Dali Museum and the Pyrenees are a short drive away.

TimeOut features 20 Great Things to do in Barcelona

 

September Barcelona Weather

Average temperature: 26° C or 78.8 F.
Maximum temperature: 30° C or 86 F.
Minimum temperature: 24° C or 75.2 F.