MWC 2019: Your Survival Guide

Barcelona: home to the largest and most cutting-edge mobile technology conference in the world, the GSMA Mobile World Congress.

Mobile World Congress 2019: will take place from the 25th to the 28th February in the city’s Fira Montjuïc and Fira Gran Via conference venues. The event brings together the biggest names in the mobile tech space - and for 2019 it’s all about “Intelligent Connectivity”.

Parking in Barcelona

Having a car in the city is a huge convenience especially when traveling on a schedule or with large groups. Sadly though, what a nightmare it can be to find parking sometimes!

Here’s a great solution that will save you time and money…

Try Parclick - where you can reserve a parking spot online at a number of garages throughout the city. There are a variety of packages to choose from. Select anything from a 24-hour pass up to a 30-day pass. They even have daily, weekend, and monthly subscriptions. You’ll find all the details within each specific offer.

If you’re promoting an event, they can help you find parking, too!


Rely on EAS for the best in quality accommodations, exclusive venues, event and marketing management, and other special concierge services. For further information, get in touch.

The 4 Best Free Things to do in Barcelona

From beach to winding ancient streets, quaint little cafes to ritzy restaurants, Barcelona has it all when it comes to leisure and pastime. No matter the purpose of the trip, you can be sure you’ll be itching to go explore the Catalan’s capital’s endless list of things to do, whether your visit is for business, or pleasure. Check out our list of the 4 best free things to do in Barcelona, and explore the city like a local!


 

  • Parc De Cuitadella
    Just finished a stroll on the beach, and looking for something different? Look no further than Parc de Cuitadella. This small green space packs a mighty punch, with a central fountain constructed by Josep Fontserè with the assistance of a young Gaudi, a small lake, the city zoo, the Palau del Parlament de Catalunya, and a few museums, making it the perfect place to grab a blanket, some wine and cards, and indulge in some people watching. Lounging not your thing? Ping-pong tables can be found in many corners, ensuring the competitive nature in you will get it’s kick, too!

 

 

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  • El Bunkers del Carmel
    If you consider yourself a sunset chaser, look no further than El Bunkers del Carmel. Constructed during the Spanish Civil War in 1937, the location acted as an anti-craft battery, housing weapons and serving as a hideout for those fighting against Franco’s fascists. Today, it attracts locals and visitors alike for its mesmerizing 360 view of Barcelona, often complete with a few buskers. Grab some wine, cheese, and cava, and watch day turn to night in this iconic sunset perch.

 

 

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  • Montjuïc
    Home to some of Barcelona’s best museums, such as the MNAC, the Fundació Joan Miró, and the Olympic museum, the famous Montjuïc offers countless activities for visitors to Barcelona without sacrificing spectacular views or breaking the bank. Free activities include several exotic gardens (the Jardí Bontànic, Jardins de Joan Brossa, Jardins de Costa i Llobera), an old military fortress (Castell de Montjuïc), and some striking Santiago Calatrava architecture around the old Olympic stadium. If visiting in the summer months, you’re in for a real treat, as the castle’s moat is used as an outdoor cinema, the perfect night cap on a hot July evening.

 

 

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  • Food and Artisan Markets
    If there is something that Spanish and Catalan people love to do, it’s eat and drink! An excellent way to combine this local activity with a bit of exploration and window shopping is the“Palo Alto” artisan Market, held in the artistic neighbourhood of Poblenou. Held once a month, the distinct outdoor event boasts stalls with local craftsman and designers selling anything from vintage clothes, to handmade sunglasses and stationary. Foodtrucks and Aperol stations dot the stall circuit to assist with the browsing, and live jazz and funk music adds the perfect musical backdrop to mingle with locals.

 


So whether it’s taking a stroll through some exotic cacti or sampling some aged cheese while sipping on an Aperol Spritz, avoid the overcrowded streets in Barrì Gotic have a leisure day a la Barcelonès on your next visit.

 

 

 

The best boutique hotels in barcelona

Size doesn’t matter- at least, definitely not when it comes to accommodation.

The people have spoken, and the results are in – larger than life beds in cookie-cutter bedrooms, stacked on top of one another in towering high rises are no longer in the modern traveller’s interests. 

The Top 5 Restaurants in Barcelona for Corporate Groups

 

With Spain’s beachfront metropolis becoming more and more of an international business hub, you’re sure to end up in sunny Barcelona at one point in your exciting corporate career. Home to countless trade shows and congresses, it’s an excellent place to make international contacts and meet new potential partners and investors.

Like anything in business, relationships move fast! You can find yourself in an impromptu meeting or corporate dinner at any moment, crucial to your company’s development and growth.

Things To Do in Barcelona During MWC19

In the month of February, it can feel as though the focus of everything and everyone in Barcelona has turned towards Mobile World Congress. Thousands upon thousands of mobile enthusiasts from every corner of the globe join the great and the good of Tech Royalty to descend on the Mobile World Capital and bear witness to the very latest innovations at the cutting edge of the mobile field.


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Veuillez noter: EAS n’est pas associé aux organisateurs, ni à aucune autre entité impliquée dans l’organisation des manifestations commerciales affichées sur ce site Web. Nous sommes toutefois une agence réceptive, une Destination Management Company (DMC) entièrement enregistrée et accréditée offrant des solutions d’hébergement et autres services auxiliaires dans le cadre de ces différents événements. Nos bureaux sont basés à Barcelone.