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Barcelona, like every year is preparing for one of the typical culinary traditions: calçotada. In the period from February to April, which represents the end of winter and the arrival of spring, the Catalans meet with friends to eat together the calçots.

Barcelona is one of the most diverse holiday destinations you can choose, mountains on one side, sea on the other, and everything else imaginable in-between.

The Festa Major de Gràcia simply celebrates the neighbourhood and everyone who lives there. The spirit of the festival is to get everyone together and rejoice in being a part of the community and its traditions. And it has to be said, they do it in style!

Go back another year more in Barcelona “Music als Parcs”, an event that offers 49 free concerts in the city parks.

Let’s face it, when you go on a city break, the sights you see by day are only one part of the whole experience. Enjoying the city when the sun goes down may well leave you with some of your best holiday memories.

Barcelona remains one of Europe’s most active capital city for the musical offer: after receiving the Primavera Sound and Sonar, returns this July the appointment Cruïlla Barcelona Festive 2013.

The 20th anniversary of Sonar – from June 13 to 15 – will be a total celebration, which will get some of the most important artists of electronic music in Barcelona.

At the end of May, Barcelona hosts one of the top festivals in Europe – Primavera Sound 2013. Back for its twelfth year, the festival continues to focus on independent music and is already gearing up to put a spring in Barcelona’s step once again.

Tapas are dishes prepared to accompany a beer or glass of wine. You can taste the tapas any time of day, there is always a bar a restaurant serving tapas all day.

Of all the religious holidays, Easter is the most important. Barcelona is a modern and cosmopolitan city, which is why Easter is not feeling as much as in other Spanish cities like Seville. However, the Catholic traditions are an important part of festivals and local culture.

If you love good food and a lover of tasty cod this news is for you. From 1 to March 31 in Barcelona, you can follow the first edition of the “Ruta de Bacalao”.

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Barcelona offers many places where you can attend flamenco shows, live the passion to learn to sing and dance. In this article I want to highlight five places to enjoy a flamenco espetáculo Barcelona. First, a little history.

Barcelona is full of places that offer food. Kitchens and traditions from around the world are intertwined as in any other city in the world. But undoubtedly the most famous food offering bars and restaurants in the city are tapas and bocadillos. My favorite place, obligatory stop for all my guests when I come to […]

Following the success of July and August, with 10,000 visitors, “Piknic Electronik” again to close the 2012 season.

La Mercè is the most important festival in Barcelona since 1871, when the council drew up a program of special events to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Mercy (Mare de Deu de la Merce Vendrell in Catalan), which takes place on September 24.

Barcelona is a city to enjoy the outdoors. Throughout the spring and summer, the city has plans for cultural events. music and food. One of the most important events of each summer is the outdoor cinema in the Castle of Montjuic. From 29 June to 8 August you can enjoy a movie in original language: […]

The Festival Grec in Barcelona is an international festival of dance, music and theater. Throughout its history this festival, which this year reaches 36 editions, has become not only the main attraction of the summer in Barcelona, but also a reference to the European calendar of performing arts.

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What is the most important festival in Barcelona or Spain? Definitely a spanish will respond: St. Juan! This is the festival that begins the summer season, people gather in the streets and especially on the beach to dance, drink and have a barbecue. At least once in your life you have to experience this atmosphere, […]

Lately, the big american fast food has returned very fashionable. In all corners of the city can find chic restaurants that serve burgers. But unlike the big chains, these restaurants serve high quality meat. Today I want to signal 4 of my favorites:

Start Gratacós’ hat week, one of the oldest textile shops in Barcelona. We are already at the third round, and this year will run from May 3 to May 8, 2012. The windows of the store will be a tribute to the movie “The Artist”, the winner of Academy Awards last year. Inside you can […]

Here comes the summer, why not spend a few days in Barcelona, taking advantage of its magnificent beaches? In total there are over 4 miles of golden sandy beaches only 10 minutes from the city center. I want to point 3: >> Barceloneta Beach – Metro Barceloneta (L4) Icaria Beach – Metro Ciutadella Vila Olimpica […]

In late May, Barcelona will host one of the best festivals in Europe – Primavera Sound 2012, for the 11th consecutive year. The festival continues to focus on independent music and is already preparing to be one of the best events of 2012 in Barcelona. With a long list of indie music talent, this outdoor […]