Altaïr – Barcelona’s Travellers Bookshop

The sign outside the Altair bookshop Barcelona

Whether you’re part way through a round the world trip, on a gap year or just need a hiking guide for one of the many Spanish National Parks, you’ll be glad you found the Altaïr travellers bookshop in central Barcelona. Nowadays you can find lots of information online in travel blogs or specialist websites. But there’s …

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Understanding Barcelona’s Public Transport Zones

Map of Barcelonas public transport system

Fares on Barcelona’s public transport network are based on zones, much as they are in London and Paris. Unlike London, the entire city of Barcelona is within TMB Zone 1. Zones 2 to 6 cover surrounding towns and cities which are also included in the integrated fare system. One thing that a lot of people …

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