Each city has special characteristics, artists, customs, products and even typical food. After traveling or living somewhere it is a good idea to return with gifts for your friends or family that represent the city where you lived so that they feel even closer to you!
In this blog post we will give you some souvenir ideas from Barcelona. The idea is to find typical gifts from Barcelona and Catalonia, original presents, that you cannot get anywhere else!
1. Gaudi’s porcelain cup
Original porcelain cup illustrated with the main buildings of Gaudí: Casa Batlló, Sagrada Familia and Casa Milà “La Pedrera” using the trencadís technique. You can find it almost everywhere around the city, go get one so you can drink your café con leche out of a special cup every morning.
2. Barça cap
Barça is much more than a Club and its stadium / museum is still one of the most visited attractions in the city. There are different souvenirs that you can buy from this football team, you will find them everywhere in the city to choose the one you like the most!
3. A magnet of Barcelona
It is a simple but always welcome gift, ideal because it does not occupy any place in the suitcase! The good thing is that every morning when you get up and see your fridge, you’ll see the beauty of Barcelona! There are different designs and sizes, here for example: the replicas of the tiles of the city, or the most important buildings of the city.
4. Typical food
For lovers of good food, there is no better gift than some typical food or drink of Barcelona, it is one of the best cities to eat in the world! Some ideas could be: vacuum packed ham or sausages / cheeses. A box of Moritz beers. At the Moritz factory in Sant Antoni you will find a shop where you can buy typical things from Barcelona with the cool Moritz brand.
5. The panot of Barcelona
It is a typical element of the city. It is part of everyday life, although many times it goes unnoticed! A very beautiful flower that is used as a tile in the city, this shows that you can find art even in the least expected place. Currently there are many souvenirs with this flower, from replicas of the tile, paintings, keychains or purses with the pattern.
I hope you liked the note and that you get the ideas to get typical and unique souvenirs of the city. Walking through Barcelona you will find different souvenir shops where you can ask for all of these. Tell us which is your favorite souvenir!