Barcelona turns on Christmas Lights
Barcelona Christmas Lights get turned on November 22!
Christmas holiday season oficially starts in Barcelona on November 22 at 7 pm, that magic moment when the darkness of winter disappears under a layer of colored lights! Barcelona winter holidays traditionally begin with an act of symbolic lighting. This year, the event was held on November 21 at 7pm. For an amazing stay in Barcelona, take a look at beautiful apartments by Two Sisters Apartments in the neighborhood of Sant Antoni.
With beautiful old buildings, narrow streets and cozy plazas, Barcelona is a wonderful backdrop for Christmas lights and decorations. If you already want to enjoy Barcelona Christmas lights, head to the major shopping areas. If you head to Plaça de Catalunya and the central areas you will see some of the city´s most impressive Christmas light displays. The Corte Inglés Department Store in the square is famous for its enormous decorations. Running down the side of the Corte Inglés is the Ronda de Sant Pere, a smaller street with impressive Christmas deocrations. Portal de l'Angel, just off Plaça de Catalunya, is one of Barcelona's most well-known shopping streets with cozy Christmas lights worth seeing. La Rambla has lights running all of the way down it, each year the theme of the lights will vary, so you can guess what it might be this year!
Sometimes it is also worth visiting other areas to find interesting and creative Barcelona Christmas lights. Around the Mercat de Sant Antoni there are some impressive decorations, the Agbar Tower brings Christmas spirit to the streets with a lighting show on its facade that coincides with the Christmas lights schedule. Until January 5, the city will illuminate a total of 76 km of the streets! Do not miss this opportunity to spend time in Barcelona, enjoy its proposals and get to know the city better with Two Sisters Apartments!