What to buy in Barcelona and where?
It is often said the tourists who visit Barcelona should make sure to buy Mexican sombrero. We say, buy something else other than the sombrero which is unique and thoughtful and something which you will keep with you forever.
Fortunately, this city gives you plenty of souvenir options when it comes to buying gifts for yourself, family, and friends. And let’s accept it, if you are in Barcelona, then you have to buy something from here which will remind you of this trip. So, here goes our list of markets which are perfect for picking the best gift item.
The Boqueria Market
Address: Boquería market, La Rambla, 91, Barcelona
Well, not everyone would prefer to buy an edible souvenir, mainly because it may not last for long, but this doesn’t mean that you can’t get the taste of your best holidays once you are back home! Here at the Boqueria market, you will get a wide range of food items that you can buy, and transport it easily and guess what they last for a few months too!
You can buy Jamon Iberico slices which come in vacuum packs, tinned-seafood like white anchovies and tasty mussels in spicy sauce. They will last for months without a problem.
The Camp Nou Stadium
Address: Camp Nou stadium, Carrer d’Aristides Maillol, 12, Barcelona
If you are a sports fan, then the Camp Nou Stadium will be a blessing for you. You can buy authentic and genuine FC Barcelona shirt from here along with other gift items like bags, Barca footballs, towels, and more.
Address: Toni Pons, Carrer d’Avinyó, 5, Barcelona
Toni Pons is famous for selling espadrilles which is a traditional shoe. This shoe is made with fibre sole and has cloth in the outside. This particular shoe is associated with the Catalan culture. Local people often wear this show on special occasions and also during traditional ceremonies and dance festivals. Not just this, these shoes are famous summer fashion apparels as well because they are comfortable to wear. You can buy trendy espadrilles which will suit your personality and let you create a style statement in your city once you are back!
Address: Vila Viniteca, Carrer dels Agullers, 7, Barcelona
Do you like wine or should we say do you love wine? If yes, then get Cava from Catalonia which is Spain’s remarkable wine-making area. This region is famous for Cava which is Spanish sparkling wine. Once you come to Catalunya, you must visit Vila Viniteca which is the primary wine supplier in Barcelona. Here you can purchase all kinds of wine, like red, white, Sparkling Catalan, rose, etc. and they vary in price.
The MACBA gift shop
Address: MACBA, Plaça dels Àngels, 1, Barcelona
You do know that Barcelona is quite famous for its interest in art. There is a wide range of galleries in Barcelona which showcase work done by some of the most famous artists like Pablo Picasso and Joan Miro. Barcelona never fails to satisfy visitors’ eyes when it comes to an art masterpiece. If you are an ardent art lover, then we will suggest you visit MACBA which is a contemporary art gallery here in Barcelona. Here at MACBA, you will find a great variety of artwork which is available at an affordable price.
Vaho, Carrer de Bonsuccés, 13, Barcelona
If you want to capture the style statement of Barcelona and want to take it back with you, then visit Vaho. Here you will find stylish bags and wallets. The coolest thing about these items is that they are made of used street banners. Not only they are unique, but none of the items are also identical. This way the environment remains safe and you get to purchase coolest bags and wallets!