The district of Sants-Montjuic is the 3rd district that makes up the city of Barcelona, in Spain. It is reputed to be a particularly diverse part of the city and one where you can guarantee that the self catering rental apartments are going to be luxuriously appointed, offering all the facilities you could possibly need for a truly relaxing stay. Taking your holidays in Sants-Montjuic will mean that you are close enough to all of the action and major attractions of the city, but still able to relax if that’s what you prefer.
There are a number of activities to be enjoyed in Sants-Montjuic. These include the likes of swimming, golf, jogging, cycling, tennis and skating. The area has several beaches on the Mediterranean Sea and this opens water sports up to you such as water skiing, jet skiing and paragliding. Your self catering apartment in Sants-Montjuic will have excellent connections into the central area of Barcelona and to all other parts of this awesome city.
The architecture in Barcelona is a strong draw for tourists and this is all freely available to you on your holidays in Sants-Montjuic. Whether it is through Gaudi or other periods in the city’s long history, the overall skyline of Spain’s second city is often jaw-droopingly beautiful. Of course, one of the most iconic buildings in Barcelona has to be Barcelona Cathedral, also known as The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia. You must devote sufficient time to truly appreciate this Gothic gem, which main building work extended across more than two centuries (13th to 15th centuries). Other highly popular attractions in Barcelona include The Palace of Catalan Music, Cosmo Caixa, The Magic Mountain, The City Museum of History and The museum of Catalonian History.
Now that you have decided to give a comfortable rental apartment in Sants-Montjuic a try for your holidays, it’s time to discuss the type of weather you can expect in this area. Good news on this score as Barcelona enjoys a typical Mediterranean climate. Summers are very warm and relatively dry - with temperatures averaging around 28 degrees Celsius. The coolest months of the year has temperatures of around the 13 degrees Celsius mark. Barcelona and Sants-Montjuic receives around 16 inches of rainfall per year.
As your holidays in Sants-Montjuic will be spent in the second largest city of Spain, the nearest airport is a very short drive away: Barcelona Airport (BCN). This is a very busy airport, especially for departures to and from the UK and there are many airlines that you can book through. These include BMI Baby, Jet2, Monarch, easyJet, British Airways (including BA Cityflyer) and Ryan Air. You can choose from one of the following regional airports: East Midlands (EMA), Leeds-Bradford (LBA), Newcastle(NCL), London City (LCY), all other London airports (LHR, LGW, STN and LTN), Liverpool (LPL), Bristol (BRS) and Edinburgh (EDI).