Category Archives: Spain

Platja de la Mar Bella, Barcelona – How to get there.

[codepeople-post-map]This beach is located about 4 kilometres from the central part of town. ie La Rambla.  It’s one of the beaches on the north-eastern section of beaches from the city and being a city beach it gets very busy. You can walk from the main part of town – basically turn left at the end of the La… Read More »

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Platja dels Balmins – Sitges

[codepeople-post-map] Platja dels Balmins, located in the party town of Sitges, is about 45 minutes by train, south of Barcelona and a lazy 10 or 15 minute walk from the station.  The town itself caters for the tourist with quite a few souvenir shops and eateries; it has a great feel and is well worth a stroll down… Read More »

Spanish Costa Daurada – (Golden Coast) (South of Barcelona)

This is the holiday coast that extends south from Barcelona to the southern end of Catalonia, along the Mediterranean. The city Tarragona is right in the middle of this area. The area takes its name from the golden sands of the beaches that are contrasted by the deep blue of the Mediterranean. The coast is abundant with beaches,… Read More »