The venue chosen for the 18th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications – ICDEA 2012 is:
How to reach the venue from the airport :
- By taxi: Take a taxi in front of your terminal at the airport. Taxis in Barcelona are easily recognizable by their yellow and black colours. Usually taxis must be paid in cash but some of them accept credit cards. The cost of a taxi from the airport to the Venue and hotels is about 20.00 to 25.00 €. Always check that the driver starts the taximeter.
- By public transport:
Airport to Plaça Catalunya (by bus ): Take the Aerobus in front of your terminal at the airport and stop in Plaça Catalunya (City center). The journey takes approximately 30 minutes and runs every 15 minutes between 06.00 am to 00.30 am. The cost of a trip is 5.05 € and the cost of the round trip is 8.75 €. Tickets can be purchased on the bus.
Plaça Catalunya to Venue (by metro): Once in Plaça Catalunya , the easiest way to reach the venue is taking the metro L3 (green line) to Diagonal stop. In Diagonal you have to change lines and take L5 (blue line) to Sant Pau/Dos de Maig stop. This journey takes approximately 25 minutes and the cost of the metro ticket is about 1.45 €.
Casa Convalescència is one of the buildings located within the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau grounds and constitutes one of the later works of Catalan Modernism. Its construction was directed by Pere Domènech i Roura, son of Lluís Domènech i Montaner. Pere Domènech collaborated with his father and substituted for him in overseeing the completion the unfinished pavilions (or uninitiated ones, as is the case with Casa Convalescència).