Horchata in Barcelona – The Ultimate Summer Drink

Horchata

You may have seen ‘horchata’ sold at many places throughout Barcelona during the summer months, but what actually is it? Well, it’s very much the go-to drink for most Catalans on a hot, summer day. Horchata is sold in many different … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Restaurants & Food, Tourist Guide | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer in Barcelona 2015: Activities, Events and Apartments

Barceloneta Beach, Barcelona

With the weather warming up for a glorious season filled with beach days, picnics in the park and nights out with friends, Barcelona is certainly the place to be for an unforgettable summer! From stunning Gaudí architecture to fantastic festivals … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Bars & Nightlife, Events, Home | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Icebarcelona – The first beach ice bar in the world

Icebarcelona by the beach

How would you like an ice-cold drink, from an ice-sculpted cup, in a bar entirely made from ice? Impressive! Icebarcelona’s temperatures reach around -5°C (20ºF) inside, making it the perfect place to cool off this summer… Continue reading

Posted in Bars & Nightlife, Home, Places | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Best of Gaudí in Barcelona

Gaudi Park Guell

Antoni Gaudí and Barcelona go hand in hand, in fact many often refer to Barcelona as ‘Gaudí’s city!’ If you know the name but aren’t familiar with his works, that will soon change upon your arrival in the city. Gaudí’s … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Places, Tourist Guide | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barcelona Eats Under 10€!

Menú  del Día

Dining out in Barcelona doesn’t have to be expensive. Check out some of our favourite cheap eats in the city… Continue reading

Posted in Home, Places, Restaurants & Food, Tourist Guide | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Top 8 Restaurants for Paella in Barcelona

PAELLA IN BARCELONA

Coming across a traditional paella in Barcelona can be hard with so many restaurants claiming to serve ‘the best paella in town’. The good news is, there are plenty of places where you can get your hands on a tasty … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Places, Restaurants & Food, Things to do, Tourist Guide | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Single in Barcelona? 5 Tips on How to Meet People

Explore Barcelona

Barcelona is the ideal place to stumble across cool back street cafés, explore beautiful Modernsime architecture and, who knows, maybe even meet that special someone! Although Barcelona may not be world-renowned for its romance like Paris, its combination of Spanish … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Bars & Nightlife, Home, Tourist Guide | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Top 5 British and Irish Bars in Barcelona

Wild Rover Irish Bar Barcelona

There are many great spots in Barcelona to grab a pint of Guinness and catch your favourite footy team in action, you just have to know where to find them! Traditional Spanish & Catalan bars are great, but if you’re … Continue reading

Posted in Bars & Nightlife, Home, Restaurants & Food | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barcelona y Flamenco: Traditional music and dance

opera y flamenco barcelona

A trip to Spain would be nothing without a Flamenco show… Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Events, Home, Things to do, Tourist Guide | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cookery Courses in Barcelona

Cooking Classes Barcelona

Take a cooking class in Barcelona and learn how to make traditional Spanish and Catalan cuisine, from tasty tapas to an authentic paella… Continue reading

Posted in Home, Restaurants & Food, Things to do | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments