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Barcelona's Best Cocktail Bars

Barcelona's Best Cocktail Bars

The best refreshing beverage usually contains a touch of sweetness, a decent drop of alcohol and some kind of mixer, shake it or stir it all together and…voilá…you’ve got yourself a cocktail. In Barcelona there is no shortage of places to get a cocktail but we are going to show you our top five cocktail bars based on quality, price and originality. more ...

Books and Roses to celebrate St Jordi 2014 in Barcelona

Books and Roses to celebrate St Jordi 2014 in Barcelona

During St Jordi in Barcelona, books and roses take to the streets and the city gets dressed for the occasion, La Rambla, Passeig de Gracia, Plaza Catalunya, Plaza St. Jaume and many other emblematic streets in Barcelona fill with Catalan flags, stalls selling books and roses and people soaking up the atmosphere of this very special day. more ...

Hit the Beach in Barcelona

Hit the Beach in Barcelona

You know what makes Barcelona one of the best cities in Europe? No, it’s not the architecture, food, people, festivals or laidback city lifestyle, although they do help. It’s the beaches. In what other European cities can you walk from the city centre to the beach in less than 20 minutes? In this post we are going to have a look at the best beaches in Barcelona and more specifically which beach is best for you. more ...

Mobile World Congress 2014 in Numbers [Infographic]

Mobile World Congress 2014 in Numbers [Infographic]

The Mobile world Congress has become the most important mobile technology congress in the world and the economic impact on the city of Barcelona is approximately 365 million euros. With this infographic you’ll see the numbers for this edition of the MWC 2014. more ...

Discovering Barcelona on a Vermouth Tour

Discovering Barcelona on a Vermouth Tour

There is a new craze sweeping Barcelona. The only thing is, it’s not new. A drink, which was until recently banished to the top shelf to gather dust has quickly regained the prominence it enjoyed in the past. Vermouth or vermut as it is known in Catalan is back and looks set to stay. It is more than a drink it is a ritual and you’ll often hear “Fem un vermut”, enjoying a glass of vermouth and some tapas in the company of good friends. more ...

Much more than Salad: Vegetarian Restaurants in Barcelona

Much more than Salad: Vegetarian Restaurants in Barcelona

Up until a short time ago, vegetarians visiting Barcelona didn’t have much choice and often had to settle for a sad plate of lettuce and an apple. Luckily though times have changed and vegetarians and those looking to try new flavours are in luck. More than a few restaurants are now specialising in organic and vegetarian cuisine. In this post I’m going to take you on a tour of my favourite vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona.more ...

Things to do on Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

Things to do on Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

What is considered by many to be the most romantic day of the year, Valentine’s Day, is just around the corner. We know that not everyone shares the same romantic spirit whether it’s due to the fact that they don't have time or simply because they are unable to think of the perfect way of winning the heart of their partner. Thus, we have a few suggestions for those who haven’t planned the romantic day of the year down to the last detail.more ...

Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

Valentine’s Day in Barcelona

Valentine's Day isn't typically celebrated in Spain, however if you're coming to Barcelona on a romantic break and would like to treat your partner, then here are a few ideas to get you started:more ...

Christmas in Barcelona 2013

Christmas in Barcelona 2013

Christmas has finally come to Barcelona. The days are getting shorter, the air colder and Christmas decorations are beginning to take over the shops. Lights, gold and red colours, stars, presents, toys, perfume, cava, Christmas markets, turron and panettone…..All this in preparation for the festive season. Here are some ideas so that you can enjoy a wonderful Christmas in Barcelonamore ...

Christmas markets in Barcelona 2013

Christmas markets in Barcelona 2013

At Christmas there are many things to do in Barcelona. The streets in the city are beautifully lit up with the lovely festive lights put up for Christmas and there are many traditions celebrated over the festive season. Make sure that you go for a wander through the colourful and bustling Christmas markets in Barcelona where you can find some original gift ideas or get what you need to eat or decorate the house. These are the most important ones: more ...

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