5 Instagrammers in Barcelona that you should follow
Instagram gives you the opportunity to get to know a city even if you’ve never been there; continue admiring it after you have left; or find hidden places you ought to visit when you go. Barcelona is the perfect city for every time of photo and many Instagrammers know this art to perfection.
If you love Barcelona and all its hidden charms just as we do, you can’t miss following these Instagram accounts. In fact, when our guides do tours of Barcelona, they love to show these charming places which few people know about.
Get to know the walls of Barcelona with emili_bt
Emili Balsera is a historian in love with graffiti – in Barcelona you can find true artworks. Before 2006, the city was internationally renowned for its urban art. Nowadays, fines for graffiti mean that artists have to ask for permission before they paint, or do so secretly. If you don’t want people to paint over your works, you have to make sure they are stunning.
The colors of Barcelona thanks to barcelonacitizen
Barcelonacitizen has the ability to make the colors of the city stand out so that it appears even more beautiful than it already is. She takes photos of high quality, both interiors and exteriors, and uses filters and photoshop to make Instagram posts that could be postcards.
Admire the doors of Barcelona with doors_of_barcelona
Many tourists are impressed by the quantity of beautiful and/or old doors that there are in Barcelona. Doors_of_barcelona is specialised in photos that can make it much easier for you to see and admire all of them. The amount of details that there can be in any individual door is amazing.
Barcelonadesapareguda, an astonishing journey through time
Another unmissiable Instagram account is Barcelonadesapareguda. There you will find a lot of old photos of Barcelona that will help you have an idea of how the city was many years ago. It is very entertaining to compare them with what you can find nowadays. It’s creator, Giacomo Alessandro, died in 2016 and since then new photos haven’t been published, but it is the perfect account to save as if it were an album.
Discover where to eat in Barcelona with barcelonafoodexperience
We couldn’t finish our lits of Instagrammers of Barcelona without recommending a foodie profile that shares the best dishes of the city.
Barcelonafoodexperience is one of those accounts that makes you drool, whilst at the same time showing off bars and restaurants that you would not otherwise know about. Barcelona is one of the best cities in Europe for eating out, which after seeing these photos you can definitely believe.