THE 4th INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH FORUM ON GUIDED TOURS

The 4th International Research Forum on Guided Tours (IRFGT) that will be held in Estoril, Portugal, from the 18th to the 21st March 2015. invites from academic researchers to students, educators and practitioners within the umbrella of the Tourism activity, together we shall debate over the present and the future of Guided Tours!  http://gabcomunicacao.wix.com/irfgt-2015 Speaker : Carles Picazo   “Quality guided tours – planning… Read More


Centre Gaudí Reus

Aquest dimarts 17 de febrer ha quedat inaugurat el nou espai expositiu. Explica el Modernisme i l’obra de Lluís Domènech i Montaner a Reus. El Gaudí Centre ha estat des de la seva inauguració l’any 2007 un pol d’atracció que ha consolidat Reus com a destinació de turisme cultural i, alhora, ha permès que la… Read More


Carnival in Barcelona

Hi, I’m Sa Majestat el Rei Carnestoltes (His Majesty the King Carnival) and I am addicted to fun, madness and love breaking conventional social rules. I heard rumors about a woman who doesn’t agree with my lifestyle. She is La Vella Quaresma (the Old Lady Lent). She will be here in seven days, so let’s make… Read More


Santa Eulalia, Barcelona's co-patron

February 12th marks the feast day of Santa Eulàlia and the beginning of the city’s winter festival. But who is Santa Eulàlia, besides the co-patron saint of Barcelona? Her name means “the one who speaks well”. Born in 290 Eulàlia was a brave 13-year-old virgin, who preferred to suffer martyrdom at the hands of the Roman… Read More


Courtyard of Jewish quarter in Girona

El Call – Jewish Quarter – of Girona, is one of the best well-preserved medieval Jewish quarters in Europe, with beautiful old buildings and charming narrow streets. The first Jewish families settled in the city as early as the 9th century and lived until 1492, the year of the Spanish Decree of Expulsion. Walk around… Read More