10 of the Most Popular Tapas in Barcelona

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Perhaps you are the type that’s comfortable with constantly trying different foods, or perhaps not. Either way, the tapas experience is an essential part of any Barcelona holiday. Catalan cuisine is both delicious and varied, and these bite-sized portions are … Continue reading

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The Legends of Barcelona

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Many different civilizations have lived on the land that we now call Barcelona, and have each left their own distinctive traces. From Pre-Christian settlements, to Roman Barcelona and the medieval walled city, layer upon layer of history has grown and … Continue reading

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Urban Street Art in Barcelona

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Barcelona has a well-earned reputation for its thriving graffiti and urban art scene. If you’re here on holiday why limit yourself to just visiting the galleries and museums when you can see stunning Barcelona street art in virtually every neighborhood? … Continue reading

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A Taste of Diversity – 5 Non-Spanish Restaurants in Barcelona

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Sometimes when traveling far from home, you can get a sense of longing for the food you’re used to, or the opposite, to try something completely different. When coming to Barcelona, something you can be appreciative of is the diversity … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Successful Souvenir Shopping in Barcelona

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After visiting Barcelona, it’s nearly impossible to return home without having bought a souvenir. Shopping in Barcelona can be as hard or easy, and as entertaining or boring as you make it. Nearly every street in Barcelona is equipped with … Continue reading

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5 Top Spots for Cupcakes in Barcelona

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Everyone has a sweet tooth moment every now and then, so when in Barcelona, why not check out what is trending through the town? Delectably delicious cupcakes have become the new must have accompaniment when sitting down for a leisurely … Continue reading

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Why you Should visit Pedralbes Monastery: A Hidden Gem in Barcelona

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As you plan your trip to Barcelona, there are many places to consider visiting. For all the first-timers to the beautiful city, you cannot miss the Sagrada Familia, Gaudí’s most famous architectural masterpiece, the Cathedral in the Gothic Quarter and … Continue reading

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Culture in Barcelona: Paella and Flamenco

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Paella and Flamenco are a common pair in Spanish culture and Barcelona offers wonderful combinations of the two in a dinner-show experience. Why not enjoy a night full of savory Spanish cuisine while being entertained by a professional, talented crew … Continue reading

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Catalan Cuisine – Dining Out In Barcelona

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Experience the influence and flavours that make Catalonia’s culinary traditions the most unique in the European gastro region. As if Barcelona didn’t already have it all: the great beaches, the friendly people and the beautiful artwork, the unique cuisine of Catalonia … Continue reading

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Rainy Days in Barcelona

Rainy Days in Barcelona

Although there aren’t many rainy days in Barcelona, when they do come, they arrive full force! If you happen to be visiting the beautiful Catalan capital during one of these downpours, don’t worry, Barcelona has plenty to offer. Grab your … Continue reading

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