What to do in Barcelona during MWC 2017

barcelona during mwc 2017

The MWC Barcelona 2017 is one most important fairs in the world for professionals in the industry of mobile technology. Applications, smartphones, Smartwatches, tablets and all kind of devices that for 4 days will transform Barcelona into the epicenter of this technological revolution.

What you can do in Barcelona during MWC 2017

How to get to MWC Barcelona 2017

The MWC Barcelona takes place at  the Fira 2 (city’s fair) compound in L’Hospitalet, at Gran Via avenue. To get there you have many public transportation options that connect Fira 2 with the airport and the city of Barcelona.

Read more! From Barcelona Airport to the city centre

From the airport you can use the Metro line L9 Sud and get off at Fira station, from Plaça Espanya in Barcelona, take any of the commuter FGC trains and stop at Europa – Fira station. The bus is also a good option to reach the MWC venue. From the city centre you can take the H12 bus ant hop off at Europa – Fira stop.

Read more! Getting around Barcelona

Don’t forget the Taxi option. Barcelona is a city with a large fleet of vehicles to take you from anywhere in the city to the MWC Barcelona.

Torre Agbar el nuevo icono de Barcelona

Where to stay during in Barcelona during MWC 2017

There’s a great accommodation offer in Barcelona. You have from luxury hotels in historic buildings to small hotels and a great assortment of hostels. Pere Tarres Youth Hostel is one of the best and most comfortable in the city. Located in the district of Les Corts, is very well connected to the MWC Barcelona by Metro.

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Discover the city

If the MWC Barcelona rush allows you, it may be a good idea to give yourself a tour throughout the main monuments and places of interest in Barcelona. The area around plaça Catalunya; Ciutat Vella (Old Town), Les Rambles and Port Vell (old harbour) can be visited in one day.

Read more! Visit Barcelona in one day

If you’re hungry, we suggest you a great variety of plans. The city offers to visitors many and different dining options. Some of the best chefs in the world have opened their restaurants in town, but Barcelona also offers affordable restaurants: Catalan cuisine, Chinese food, slow food or you can go and have a meal in one of the city’s markets.
When the day is over, if you feel like going for a drink and get to know a bit of the city’s nightlife, take a look into our recommendations!

Read more! Discover Barcelona by night

Barcelona bajo las estrellas

Barcelona from your smartphone

With your phone or tablet you can discover Barcelona during MWC 2017 through many apps that will make your visit much easier. Click here and find out our favorite ones!

Photos: Apple 5×1 / Pere Tarrés YH / 

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