12 things you should know before visiting Barcelona

12 things you should know before visiting Barcelona

Don’t buy a ‘sexy beer’, do pack your walking shoes. These are just two examples of things you need to know when visiting Barcelona. Read on to find out the rest.

The Sant Joan Festival in Barcelona 2017 – Kicking Off Summer with a Bang

The Sant Joan Festival in Barcelona 2017 – Kicking Off Summer with a Bang

On the night of June 23rd, the city skies of Barcelona come alive in one of the most anticipated summer celebrations: the Festival of Sant Joan. Considered the official kick-off to summer, fireworks, bonfires and all night fiestas fill the beaches of Barcelona in honor of Saint John. Read on as we discuss this memorable night out!

The Balearics Come to Barcelona: Café Del Mar Grand Opening

The Balearics Come to Barcelona: Café Del Mar Grand Opening

Café del Mar comes to Barcelona. The world-renowned franchise is soon to open its largest club in the world right here in Barcelona.

Museum Night in Barcelona 2017

Museum Night in Barcelona 2017

Culture vultures listen up! Enjoy a special night when many museums open their doors all night to provide a unique opportunity for visitors to explore the many art exhibitions Barcelona has to offer.

Summer in Barcelona 2017

Summer in Barcelona 2017

Beach parties, festivals, picnics and cocktails, Barcelona has it all this summer. Enjoy the best sights of the city in a unique way, spend your day on one of the beautiful beaches or take part in a massive street party. This is your guide to summer in the Catalan capital…


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The Sant Joan Festival in Barcelona 2017 – Kicking Off Summer with a Bang

The Sant Joan Festival in Barcelona 2017 – Kicking Off Summer with a Bang

On the night of June 23rd, the city skies of Barcelona come alive in one of the most anticipated summer celebrations: the Festival of Sant Joan. Considered the official kick-off to summer, fireworks, bonfires and all night fiestas fill the beaches of Barcelona in honor of Saint John. Read on as we discuss this memorable night out!

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12 things you should know before visiting Barcelona

12 things you should know before visiting Barcelona

Don’t buy a ‘sexy beer’, do pack your walking shoes. These are just two examples of things you need to know when visiting Barcelona. Read on to find out the rest.

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Useful Information

Barcelona’s Tourist Tax 2017: An Update

Barcelona’s Tourist Tax 2017: An Update

Barcelona is one of the top tourist destinations in Europe, with millions of yearly visitors. In 2012 a tourist tax was introduced to help sustain this activity, and on April 1st 2017 this year the amounts were changed. What does this mean?

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Bars, Cafés and Restaurants

Barcelona off the beaten track: The 10 best ‘local’ bars

Barcelona off the beaten track: The 10 best ‘local’ bars

Those looking to stay away from the tourist traps and overpriced sangria in Barcelona usually ask the same question: ‘So, where do the locals go?’ Take a look at these watering holes for a real Barcelona bar experience.

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Recent Articles

12 things you should know before visiting Barcelona

12 things you should know before visiting Barcelona

Don’t buy a ‘sexy beer’, do pack your walking shoes. These are just two examples of things you need to know when visiting Barcelona. Read on to find out the rest.

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The Sant Joan Festival in Barcelona 2017 – Kicking Off Summer with a Bang

The Sant Joan Festival in Barcelona 2017 – Kicking Off Summer with a Bang

On the night of June 23rd, the city skies of Barcelona come alive in one of the most anticipated summer celebrations: the Festival of Sant Joan. Considered the official kick-off to summer, fireworks, bonfires and all night fiestas fill the beaches of Barcelona in honor of Saint John. Read on as we discuss this memorable night out!

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The Balearics Come to Barcelona: Café Del Mar Grand Opening

The Balearics Come to Barcelona: Café Del Mar Grand Opening

Café del Mar comes to Barcelona. The world-renowned franchise is soon to open its largest club in the world right here in Barcelona.

read more

Museum Night in Barcelona 2017

Museum Night in Barcelona 2017

Culture vultures listen up! Enjoy a special night when many museums open their doors all night to provide a unique opportunity for visitors to explore the many art exhibitions Barcelona has to offer.

read more

Summer in Barcelona 2017

Summer in Barcelona 2017

Beach parties, festivals, picnics and cocktails, Barcelona has it all this summer. Enjoy the best sights of the city in a unique way, spend your day on one of the beautiful beaches or take part in a massive street party. This is your guide to summer in the Catalan capital…

read more

Barcelona off the beaten track: The 10 best ‘local’ bars

Barcelona off the beaten track: The 10 best ‘local’ bars

Those looking to stay away from the tourist traps and overpriced sangria in Barcelona usually ask the same question: ‘So, where do the locals go?’ Take a look at these watering holes for a real Barcelona bar experience.

read more

IN PICTURES: A Short Guide to the Gràcia Neighbourhood

IN PICTURES: A Short Guide to the Gràcia Neighbourhood

Gràcia is Barcelona’s answer to a village. This unique neighbourhood is the best place to experience the true essence of local life and has bags of charm.

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The 5 Coolest Streets in Barcelona

The 5 Coolest Streets in Barcelona

Take a step back from the tourist.filled attractions that you’ve already heard so much about and appreciate the hidden, more authentic side of Barcelona on these cool streets.

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