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

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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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Los Reyes Magos – The Three Kings in Barcelona 2018

Three Kings Parade, Barcelona

Barcelona’s celebrations are known the world over as being the top of the crop, so if you are lucky enough to find yourself in the Catalan capital this holiday season, you are surely in for a treat! One of the … Continue reading

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Christmas & Winter in Barcelona 2017-18: Activities and Events

Fira de Santa Llúcia, Barcelona

  Thinking of Barcelona for your winter break this year? Great choice! Though the temperature cools off in the Catalan capital somewhat, the atmosphere certainly warms up as colorful Christmas lights illuminate the streets, preparations for the arrival of the … Continue reading

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La Fira de Santa Llúcia – Barcelona Christmas Market 2017

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Barcelona’s oldest and most famous Christmas Market, La Fira de Santa Llúcia, returns again this year on 24th November. Don’t miss out on the traditional Catalan Christmas fun! Continue reading

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A Guide to Padel in Barcelona

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Padel – the racquet sport that’s taking the World by storm! A fun and social game for all ages and abilities, take a look at our guide to mastering padel in Barcelona. Continue reading

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La Castanyada and Halloween in Barcelona 2017

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Barcelona may be known to host some of the biggest and most colorful festivals in Europe, but Halloween is a little different. Don’t expect ‘trick-or-treating’ or even streets lined with pumpkins, because instead, the Catalan capital celebrates a religious holiday, … Continue reading

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