Full Name: Futbol Club Barcelona
Nicknames: Barça (club), culers (supporters)
Ground: Camp Nou, Arístides Maillol s/n, 08028 Barcelona
Current Coach: Luis Enrique Martínez
Current President: Josep Maria Bartomeu
Domestic Titles: 24 Ligas, 28 Copas del Rey, 11 Supercopas de España, 3 Copas Eva Duarte, 2 Copas de la Liga
European Titles: 5 European Cups/UEFA Champions Leagues, 4 European Cup Winners' Cups, 3 Inter-Cities Fairs Cups, 5 UEFA Super Cups
International Titles: 3 FIFA Club World Cups
As one of the most successful and popular football clubs in the world, FC Barcelona is not just a Symbol of Catalonia but also a major attraction for tourists to the city of Barcelona.
Founded in 1899, Barça is considered 'More Than A Club' due to its social and political dimensions and a visit to the magnificent Camp Nou - either to see a game or to go on the stadium and museum tour - is a must for any visitor to Barcelona.
The blue and claret football jersey is almost as emblematic a symbol as the Catalan flag, and can be purchased at sports shops around the city, at the airport or online.
The Barcelona football team is going through a particularly brilliant period, and a Barça experience is a must for the football-loving visitor to the city.
If there's a game on during your stay, you'd be crazy not to take the opportunity to see Barça in action in Camp Nou.
With a stadium capacity of nearly 100,000 seats, for most games tickets are easily available and can be bought on the gate just before the game.
Tickets for Barça v Real Madrid Clásicos and the later stages of the Champions League are very difficult to get hold of.
The Camp Nou Stadium and Barça Museum Tour is an inspiring experience for all the family and with 1.2 million visitors each year, it's a good idea to book in advance.
The empty stadium is an eerily impressive sight and you get to walk round the players' dressing rooms and the stand, visit the press area and see the view from the president's box.
With more than a century of history, the extraordinary array of trophies on show at the club museum takes your breath away. I particularly like the collections of old shirts, boots, football programmes and posters.
The Barcelona Football Jersey has been a symbol for the city and the people of Barcelona since the club's foundation, but ...
Did you know that the colours were originally taken from the English school Merchant Taylors?
Read about the History of the Barça Shirt and some of the great players that have worn it - from Kubala through Cruyff and Maradona to today's amazing Leo Messi.
If you're coming to watch a Barça game at Camp Nou, finding the right accommodation is of utmost importance.
Staying close to the Camp Nou is a good option and so here's a quick guide to all the hotels within a 1 km radius of the stadium.