Flying from Frankfurt
Frankfurt Airport was founded in 1924 and has been undergoing major renovations sporadically over the last 15 years. Due to the economics of the city, millions of tons of cargo go through this point every year. The airport provides around 14,000 parking spaces.
Frankfurt Airport Information
Frankfurt Airport was founded in 1924 and has been undergoing major renovations for the last 15 years. Due to the economics of the city, millions of tons of cargo go through this point every year. The airport provides around 14,000 parking spaces.
Plenty of time can be spent in the shopping area that is the size of no less than four soccer fields, and boasts stores selling some of the finest designer names. Have a plump German sausage upon your arrival or finish off your trip with a mouth-watering specialty ice cream, all available in this bustling hub.
Getting to the Airport in Frankfurt
You can take a bus to Frankfurt Airport, found along the 61, 62, and “AIRline” routes. The train to Frankfurt Airport, leaving from the city's main train station, will get you to the terminal within around 10 minutes. A quick alternative is a 15-minute taxi ride to Frankfurt Airport, depending on traffic conditions.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.