Barcelona is... MODERNISM: 7 works by Gaudi are UNESCO World Heritage sites. IMAGE: Almost 2.500 film shoots took place in the city during 2015. CULTURE: 50 museums and exhibition centers, Palau de la Musica, Sonar, Primavera Sound etc. Barcelona is part of the Network of UNESCO Creative Cities as City of Literature since 2015. SPORT: In addition to the pulling force of FC Barcelona, the city also hosts several international sporting events each year; these include the X Games, the World Swimming Championship etc.
PROFITABLE: Since 2000, Barcelona has been the top European city in terms of the quality of life of employees (Report by Cushman & Wakefield and Cinco Dias). TOURISM: More than 15,5 million foreign tourists visited Barcelona in 2015. AFFORDABLE: Barcelona is not among the worldâ€™s 50 most expensive cities (according to Mercer Human Resource Consulting). MOBILE: The city will continue to host the Mobile World Congress (MWC) until 2018. Barcelona welcomes more than 70.000 visitors during this annual event.