Posts Tagged ‘Culture’

La Sagrada Família, the full name in Catalan “Expiatorio Sagrada Familia” (atonement of Sagrada Familia), is a Catholic basilica, still under construction, the masterpiece of architect Antoni Gaudi, leader of the Catalan Modernism.

Summer and its multitude of neighbourhood festivals are swiftly disappearing into the sunset. Fortunately, the end of summer brings Barcelona’s biggest yearly festival, La Mercè.

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

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.

La Sagrada Familia, designed by architect Antoni Gaudí is one of the symbols of the city of Barcelona and Spain’s most visited monument in 2011. Its impressive size and high towers, despite showing unfinished work, attract thousands of tourists fascinated by the modernist architecture began in 1882.

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: […]

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, […]

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 <

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

A few years ago, the Government of Barcelona launched this commercial to promote the city of Barcelona and its beauties. It was a great success, thanks to the song Fufu, a real hit of the summer! >> Itunes – Fufü-ai, BCN

I found this very nice video that summarizes in a few minutes all attractions in Barcelona. It starts from the old harbor of Barcelona, Port Vell, through the Ramblas to stop and eat at the Boqueria Market. The video shows little by little all the most popular of the modernist city: the most important symbol, […]