Sónar 2018 in Barcelona

Sónar Festival Barcelona (Photo via. Official Sónar 2013)

Get ready for the ultimate electronic music experience right here in Barcelona! This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Sónar Festival, also known as the International Festival of Advanced Music and New Media Art. Taking the city by storm for … Continue reading

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Girona Flower Festival: Temps de Flors 2018

Girona Flower Show

Head to Girona to catch the famous flower festival, the Temps de Flors, where you can enjoy over 100 spectacular flower displays and many other activities. Continue reading

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Primavera Sound Festival 2018

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The festival season is right around the corner and Primavera Sound is kicking it off with the 18th annual festival in the Catalan capital. This five-day fiesta has been named one of the best festivals in Europe by many magazines … Continue reading

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La Diada de Sant Jordi – Barcelona’s Festival of Love

Book and Rose - La Diada de Sant Jordi Barcelona

While most cities around the world see April 23rd as just another day of the week, Catalans hold the day on a high pedestal trimmed with roses and literature. El Día de Sant Jordi, also known as Saint George’s Day, is celebrated with one of … Continue reading

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Easter in Barcelona 2018: Events and Festivities for Semana Santa

Easter in Barcelona, Traditional Parades

Each Easter, Barcelona comes to life as the city’s streets are filled with spectacular Easter celebrations including parades, processions and, of course, delicious chocolate treats! Continue reading

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Antoni Gaudí: 10 things you may not know

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It’s no surprise that Barcelona is often referred to as Gaudí’s city, as its streets are filled with unique architecture designed by the late great architect.  Incredibly talented and extremely influential, Antoni Gaudí has become internationally recognised as one of … Continue reading

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Sustainability in Barcelona: A Short Guide

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Going green in Barcelona is in fact simpler than you may think, as the Catalan capital offers plenty of ways to reduce your environmental footprint without sacrificing your favourite city break activities. The Provincial Government of Barcelona itself is established … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day 2018 in Barcelona – Great Ideas and Cosy Apartments

Valentine's Day Barcelona

Don’t have plans for Valentine’s Day? A city booming with love of all ages, Barcelona is the perfect romantic getaway for couples this February. With many cozy Barcelona apartments ideal for two, and these enticing activities, any couple would be … Continue reading

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Sitges Carnival 2018: The Biggest Party of the Year

Sitges Carnival Parades

Carnival is one of the brightest, most vibrant celebrations to hit the picturesque town of Sitges near Barcelona every year, and 2018 will be no exception! The festival will take place from February 8th – February 14th, and if you’re lucky … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve in Barcelona 2017: The Best Places to Celebrate

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The ever bustling Barcelona is atop many a list of destinations known to host the best festivals and celebrations in Europe, and New Year’s Eve is no exception! From theme parties at some of Barcelona’s chicest clubs to a memorable … Continue reading

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