Posts Tagged ‘2012 April’

Barcelona is a great city for walking, with its wide sidewalks and tree-lined avenues. Each walk will turn into a wonderful journey to discover the hidden corners of the city, more or less touristy. But the extraordinary thing is that you can choose to walk or use the excellent public service. Besides having a multitude […]

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 […]

The Festival Internacional de Cinema d’Autor de Barcelona will screen an international panorama of the finest contemporary auteur cinema, combining the discovery of emerging new talents and cinematographies with internationally established directors and films that have traditionally received rough treatment from our country’s commercial distributors. Structured into different sections, the Festival will screen more than […]

In Barcelona there are many monuments to visit, but fortunately for us, some of them are free. I leave a list of top 5 free monuments in Barcelona: >> Park Güell <

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 […]

Not all cities can offer that Barcelona has. One of the hottest destinations in Europe, with its unique architecture which can be seen throughout the city, with lots to do and a fantastic climate is the perfect destination for your summer vacation. If this summer you will spend your holidays here in Barcelona I want […]

One of the most popular shows that you can see in Barcelona is offered by the Magic Fountain. This is a spectacular display of color sets, light, movement, music and water – if you mix all these elements in the right combination, you get pure magic! The first show of the Magic Fountain of Montjuic […]

Sónar International Festival of electronic music and New Art Digital, that this year sees the 19th edition, has presented some of the artists who will perform at the 2012 edition. In total more than 40 names in addition to those presented (Lana King, The Roots, Hot Chip …). Among the great electronic scene have confirmed […]

From March 23 until September 30 in Barcelona you can see the exhibition Titanic: The Exhibition. About 200 real objects that were aboard the Titanic when it sank, recreations of the cabins and even explanations of their design and construction are shown now in the Maritime Museum. So visitors can be transported back in time […]

Lady Gaga announced on his website and his Twitter, the dates of European tour, “The Born This Way Ball” which will start on August 14 in Sofia and ends October 6 at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona. Tickets for the concert of the diva will be on sale from April 19, as reported by […]

The May 19th will be The Nits dels Museus (Museum Night). More than 50 museums remain open all night. So you can visit for free the most important cultural sites in Barcelona and participate in numerous events such as concerts, conferences and exhibitions. I leave the link: >> La nit dels museus

Since 2011, the city of Barcelona is one of the largest public WiFi networks in Spain and Europe. In the last 3 years the city council has invested in this ambitious project, beginning to equip all public open spaces of a free WiFi connection. There are now officially more than 400 Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the […]