Picasso studio

Seven interesting facts of his early years and corners in the city where you can know him better There is no doubt that Pablo Ruiz Picasso (Málaga, Spain, 1881-Mougins, France, 1973) is one the most known artist of all time. His prolific creativity and unlimited talent have left some of the most admirable art pieces in… Read More


Dancers of "Rumba Catalana"

How NOT to confuse Rumba Catalana with Flamenco. Catalonia has the privilege to add to the Unesco’s World Heritage list the works of Art Nouveau masters Antoni Gaudí and Domènech i Montaner and the not less spectacular ‘Castells’ (‘Human Castles’), among others. But there are so many other things that deserve to be known worldwide.… Read More


People enjoying at the terraces

Delicatessen you can’t miss on your holidays The sunny weather and the thousands of open air activities are two big reasons to book your summer holidays in Barcelona. But the gastronomy is also a huge attraction for Catalonia’s visitors and its main city from July to September. What to eat this Summer in Barcelona? There… Read More


Views from Montjuïc

One of the best things of Barcelona is that all the members of the family can enjoy an unforgettable holiday. Barcelona with kids: the huge range of activities for children proves that Catalonia’s main city is a family-friendly destination. In other words: there is no excuse to stay at home! So pack your bags, grab the… Read More


Sant Jordi's Day: A romantic day to give a red rose to our loved ones

My grandmother Joana truly loved the city where she was born, grew up and lived for 90 years. She used to say that Barcelona was especially beautiful on two certain days: in September 24th, the day that citizens celebrate ‘La Mercè‘ to honour one of the saint patronesses of Barcelona, and Sant Jordi’s Day, in… Read More


Palau Musica concert hall - live music in barcelona

  After an exciting day discovering from the most important monuments to the charming little corners of the city, a great way to end the day is to enjoy it with good music. Barcelona is internationally renowned as a vibrant city with some of the best nightlife in Europe. The major names in music make… Read More


Las-Ramblas-Winter

Unique Architecture, large variety of delicious food, sun, beach, friendly people, cosmopolitan atmosphere…there are so many ways to define Barcelona. But in the little stories that hides Catalonia’s capital you realize the reason of its personality. We’ve chosen seven facts of Barcelona that you might not know, but probably will get you craving to visit… Read More


Woody Allen in Park Güell - shooting Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Discover the many faces of Barcelona with these 7 extraordinary films set in the city. It is undeniable that Barcelona is a camera-friendly city. Many film-directors have fallen into its irresistible charisma and choose the Catalan capital to shoot some memorable movies. Here is a list of some of these pictures which you may know or… Read More