Barcelona Officially World's Most Admired City

Barcelona Officially World's Most Admired City

July 29, 2011

Teachers looking to organise a school trip to Barcelona will be pleased to hear that Barcelona has been chosen as the world's most admired city according to the latest "Cities for Citizens" report prepared by Ernst and Young. Based on consultations they made with 72 city leaders regarding the urban management of the world’s major cities, Barcelona was ranked first followed by Copenhagen, London, Melbourne and Munich.

Consultants including the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson highlighted how Barcelona had embraced and taken advantage of the Olympic legacy for urban development and cited Barcelona as a good example of how 20 years of urban regeneration was achieved in four years. The leaders of the world's main cities also appreciated Barcelona’s established global and innovative city model, which has applied the right strategy for attracting international talent.

With Barcelona’s status as the most admired city in the world confirmed, there is no better reason than before to organise a school trip to Barcelona. Praised by city leaders for its strategy and vision, Barcelona is a vibrant stylist city set in a picturesque part of Spain that will keep students entertained and interested on a school trip. Whether your students want to look round the colossal Nou Camp or marvel at the magnificent Sagrada Familia, there is something for everyone on a school trip to Barcelona.

If you would like to visit Barcelona to see why it is the most admired city in the world please contact us for more information on school trips to Barcelona.