2. Don’t Expect to See a Bullfight
Spain is world famous for their corrida bullfighting tradition, and many tourists want to witness daring matadors gracefully working their capes in the center of the ring to the cheers of the roaring crowd. However, scratch that off your list of things to experience in Barcelona. After the Canary Islands, Catalonia was the second Spanish region to ban the bovine blood sport. It has been prohibited in there since 2011 as they see it as form of animal torture.