When talking about the Sitges Film Festival also named the International Film Festival of Catalonia, you are talking, probably about the most important fantasy film festival in the world. It is not strange, then, to have seen walked the Sitges red carpet celebrities like Anthony Hopkins, Quentin Tarantino, Dino De Laurentiis or David Lynch.
"Sitges Bears Week" takes place on September 2014 and it is one of the largest and most popular festivals of "Bear" in Europe. It brings more than 5,000 visitors, bears, fans, hunters and many more. The "Bear Village" can be found on the promenade of Sitges, but bears are everywhere and Sitges is transformed into a Bear paradise for 12 days.
Barcelona is one of the most important cities not only in the country, but in whole Europe. There are many reasons to visit Barcelona: tourism, leisure, business ... in any case; you should take advantage of the proximity of Villa de Sitges to sleep and rest from the activities of the great Catalan capital.
Sitges is just 30 minutes from Barcelona
Sitges becomes a real alternative for those who want to disconnect from the big city, at least during the night. If your visit Barcelona, it is a must for business, as if it is by choice, Sitges is very accessible from the city.