Posts Tagged ‘Tourism’

It’s the definitive Spanish dish in a country where everything revolves around food. Although purists might disagree, it’s more representative of a fun and communal approach to food than it is to a specific recipe. Yet without a doubt, if there’s one concoction that you can’t visit Spain without tasting, it’s a hearty mix of […]

In this short video made by Pumba Productions, you can appreciate the beauty of Barcelona from an aerial shot, by the use of a small plane.

Barcelona is a source of inspiration for all kinds of artists, even at night. And it is this time that he wanted to portray and show director Pau Garcia. It has done so through a video through timelapse technique.

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.

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.

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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.

In Barcelona arrive feast days dedicated to Santa Eulalia, holy martyr and co-patron of the city. The history of Santa Eulalia is very significant, an example of will and strong belief in their own ideas.

The Hispanic community is made up of all peoples and nations who share a language and Hispanic culture. Every October 12 is celebrated Columbus Day with the celebration of the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus. In Spain it is a national holiday called National Day of Spain.

Port Vell will host the next edition of the Barcelona International Boat Show, which this year will be from 26 to 30 September 2012. The new idea, developed by the organizers (Feria de Barcelona and the National Association of Boating Spain, Anen) intends to concentrate all the supply in one place to facilitate visits.

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: […]

When viewed from the top of the hill of Montjuic in Barcelona you can enjoy a majestic panorama, and you can see the tallest buildings in the city: the two towers of the Olympic Port, the Sagrada Familia and Torre Agbar. The Agbar Tower is a skyscraper near the Plaça de les Glories Catalanes. It […]

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, […]

Do you want to know how was Barcelona in 1950? I bet you will be amazed to discover that his charm has always been the same.

One of the things I like to visit when I’m in a new city is the aquarium and the zoo. I visited the aquarium in Barcelona a couple of times, but this weekend I found a pair of tickets at a discount of 50% of Groupon, so I went to visit this wonder again. The […]

What is the easiest way to discover Barcelona? Today you’ll want to recommend at least 8. Underground Without doubt the most comfortable choice to move to the cities is the subway. The construction works of the first lines of the Barcelona metro began in 1920. The first line, which took the name Gran Metropolitano de […]

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 […]