The city of Barcelona was never on international tourism map in the early 20th century but people from all over the world started realizing the potential when the Summer Olympics Games were here in 1992. The city instantly revived into an awesome tourist spot and the Spanish government made every possible effort to restore and reconstruct the old buildings to their previous status.The reason why Barcelona became one of the tourist’s top destinations is because it has something for everyone. No matter what kind of person you are, you will definitely find something interesting in Barcelona. There are so many fun things to do, you will want to come back and visit this place again. If you are here for the first time or if you are returning, it is a good idea to use a car hire Barcelona. If you do not want to get lost, you can pick up a GPS navigation device to use with the car hire Barcelona. Now you will be on your way to visiting the most famous attractions in the city as well as the locations that are located away from the center.Placa Catalunya – This is basically the Time Square of Barcelona. Being in the city centre you will find many happening events close to this square. If you like photography than keep your camera ready as you will find stunning architecture all around the Placa Catalunya.Anella Olimpica – In others words the name of this place means – The Olympic Ring. The site was used during the Olympics Games in 1992 and from then on, it has become one of the major tourist destinations. You will find many sporting activities going around here and since it is in the downtown Barcelona you can quickly reach it with a car hire.Casa Mila – We all like ancient architectures but this one is a modern day architecture by Gaudi and be assured that you will not be disappointed with the way this building has been designed. Casa Mila is a normal residential apartment block which you can access for free. Many of the people in Barcelona also call it La Pedrera.Port Olimpic – Better known as the Olympic Port this place is nothing new but you will definitely enjoy the walks and cafes around here. If you are with your partner you can enjoy good food in any of the restaurants out here that serves Spanish delicacies.