(Barcelona International Convention Center)
It's a 10 minute walk from La Luz apartment to The Forum/ Barcelona
International Convention Center.
The CCIB is one of the largest Convention Centres in Europe, capable of
accommodating 15,000 delegates in an architecturally innovative space facing onto
the Barcelona coastline. It began operating as a Congress and Conventions Centre
in November 2004. with housing the 2004 Forum of Cultures and is one of the
anchors of the new Diagonal Mar district. Since then it is also popular known as
A combination of massive concrete and high-precision, large-span steel, the
structure is simultaneously conventional and monstrous, banal and superhuman. You
have to see it! A few years later, it has hosted 312 events and welcomed 390,000
delegates from 2,200 organisations, ranging from major corporate events to
European and international congresses, across diverse sectors including the
automotive industry, telecommunications, technology, IT, pharmaceuticals,
consumer goods, etc. In recent years it has hosted some of the most important
world congress See the web site of the convention center: www.ccib.es.
Parc del Forum
In the Parc del Forum many things are going on; (rock) concerts at night and
in the daytime and in the daytime, you can rent canoes and sailboats near the
lido, go snorkeling or engage in various other leisure and fun activities.