New Year’s Eve in Barcelona 2016: 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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La Fira de Santa Llúcia – Barcelona Christmas Market 2016

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If you are spending part of the holiday season in Barcelona, you are in for a real treat, as each year the city comes to life with colorful light displays and unusual Catalan customs. One of the most notable Christmas … Continue reading

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Christmas & Winter in Barcelona 2016-17: Activities and Events

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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 Three … Continue reading

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Desserts in Barcelona – the best places for your sweet tooth

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Whether you need a small pick-me-up throughout the day or want a sweet to top off your evening, Barcelona offers many great places to go. There are many options ranging from the classic gelato to a fully fledged dessert meal. … Continue reading

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The Best Halal Restaurants in Barcelona

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If you’re looking for some authentic Halal food in Barcelona, there is a large selection of restaurants that will satisfy your needs. This city has a number of eateries that specialize in Middle Eastern and Moroccan food. Scattered throughout the … Continue reading

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Your Guide to Autumn in Barcelona 2016

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Autumn in Barcelona is undoubtedly one of the best times to visit the Catalan capital. With a warm backdrop of vibrant red, yellow and tangerine shades, Gaudí’s city seems even more beautiful than ever! As the Mediterranean climate cools down, … Continue reading

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The Best Pre-Drinks Spots in Barcelona

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Barcelona’s nightlife is known for being one of the best in the world, but as is tradition in lots of European countries (e.g. Spain, Portugal, Germany) the clubs don’t start to rock until around 2am. Many people visiting Barcelona therefore … Continue reading

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Barcelona’s Biggest Fiesta: Les Festes de la Mercè 2016

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Known for hosting some of the most extravagant and colorful festivals in Europe, the city of Barcelona is once again gearing up for the annual Festes de la Mercè! Referred to as the biggest street party of the year, this … Continue reading

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The 5 Best Places for Artisan Beer in Barcelona

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A new beer production trend has taken the nation of Spain by storm: craft beer. Back in 2011, the Spanish newspaper El País, stated that a “revolution is occurring in craft beer” (cervezas artesenales).  Since then the craze has thrived … Continue reading

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Planning the perfect girl’s weekend in Barcelona

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Barcelona is the perfect destination for a weekend of fun in the sun with your best girlfriends. In a city full of adventure around every corner, there is no shortage of things to do and see that will have your … Continue reading

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