The capital of Catalonia is a hotspot for culture and book lovers. If you are avid readers visiting Barcelona, here are some shops you shouldn’t miss out on.
This is the best spot in town for those who—probably like you—like to travel. Two stories full of almost any travel guide you can imagine will surely provide you with all the information you need for your next travel. There is also a coffee shop where you can start planning for your trip.
Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 616, 08007 Barcelona
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 11am to 2pm and from 4pm to 8pm; closed on Sundays.
Books are not just words. This small shop—which looks more like a gallery—has a big collection of graphic novels and comic books. The staff here is very friendly and will kindly assist you to find what you’re looking for. It is also possible to buy some local art presented at the shop.
Address: Carrer de la Lluna, 21, 08001 Barcelona
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday from 11am to 2pm and from 5pm to 8:30pm; closed on Friday and Sunday
Find out your inner monster. At Gigamesh people are celebrating the subculture of everything wicked and freaky. The store is stocked with all kinds of science fiction, terror, and fantasy books, and the friendly staff would love to discuss their favorite choices.
Address: C/ de Bailèn, 8, 08010 Barcelona
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday from 10am to 2pm and from 4pm to 8pm; closed on Sundays.