Catalunya is located in the northeast of Spain and is economically one of the
strongest areas in the Iberian Península.
The local language is Català but Spanish is understood and spoken everywhere. In
the tourist centers, English is widely accepted as well as French, German and
Dutch. The currency is Euro. €
The main Airport in Catalunya is Barcelona (Aeroport del Prat) and can be
reached by most of the major airlines from anywhere in the world.
The Costa Brava airport in Girona (Aeroport de Girona) is connected
a couple of low-cost airlines from most European countries.
If you travel individually and not in August (Spanish School holidays)
Car rental is fairly inexpensive and many agencies are available to choose from.