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Sophie H
Written by Sophie H

Are you passionate about traveling and love to experience things like the locals do? Trip4real is a phenomenal online platform dedicated to offering experiences to tourists, given by locals. So if you’re in Barcelona, there are a great number of options available for you to try, from wine tours, cava tastings, and paella cooking classes, to yoga and graffiti workshops, city tours, nature walks and much more.

Even better, Trip4real has now joined the team at Airbnb to expand their offering across the globe and share their unique way of traveling. So whatever country you plan on visiting there are a host of locals ready to give you some memorable and authentic travel experiences.

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How it works

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Now that Trip4real has partnered with Airbnb all Trip4real experiences can be accessed on the Airbnb website. Simply write the name of your destination in the search box and your desired dates of travel and away you go! From there, you can browse and select what kind of home you wish to stay in (from an apartment and balcony overlooking the beach or a quieter space in the suburbs of Gracia) whilst on your trip as well as browse all the amazing and varied experiences available.

Here are some interesting options in Barcelona:

A guided natural hike across Park Montseny

A local guide will take you on a hike through the stunning natural Park of Montseny where you will discover all the flora and fauna of the park. A lunch is included as a bonus! You will have exclusive access to a beautiful little church within the park that is usually closed to the public. 

Wine-tasting with an expert

The ultimate wine tasting experience with a professional enologist who is also part of a family that has been making wine in the vineyards of Castle Pontons for decades. Here, you will explore the winery with a personal tour. You will also hear all about how the wine is made and visit all of the different vineyards (which includes a 16th-century castle). Finishing off the afternoon in style, you will enjoy a full tasting of some of the very best wines that are made directly at the vineyards alongside some delicious local artisan tapas.

An exclusive art gallery showing

Discover one of the city’s best-kept secrets: an exclusive exhibition by one of Barcelona’s finest contemporary artists in his very own home-gallery –The Attic Gallery – where the artist’s work is displayed alongside works by other up-and-coming local talents. After the exhibition, you can meet the artists themselves and ask them any burning questions you might have whilst soaking up some stunning views of the city from the terrace with an aperitif.

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Yoga and brunch

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If you are looking for an urban retreat in the city then this downtown yoga and brunch experience is the one for you. Taking place at The Garage, a serene and urban yoga space in the heart of Barcelona you will receive a private yoga class, courtesy of an expert teacher. Each class is entirely personalized to suit your level of practice and you can also choose what kind of class you would like – from a restorative, slower class to a more energizing dynamic flow to kick off your morning. After class, a deliciously healthy brunch at Brummell Kitchen awaits to fuel you for the day ahead. After you’ve spent the morning burning up a sweat you certainly deserve it!

An authentic jazz concert in a local’s home

Tom & Pablo are two local jazz musicians who have performed and toured across Europe at various International Jazz Festivals as well as recorded their own jazz albums together. Here you can enjoy your very own private Jazz, R&B, or Soul concert and drinks inside their beautiful bohemian apartment in the center of Barcelona.

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About the author

Sophie H

Sophie H

Sophie is a native English freelance writer, PR consultant, personal trainer and yoga teacher / therapist living and loving life in Barcelona.

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