Barcelona Neighborhood Guide

Like every big city, Barcelona has several distinctly unique neighborhoods that stand out amongst each other. Getting lost in the Gothic Quarter or roaming the hills of Gracia are just a few ways even locals enjoy the magic of this city. Here just a few insider tips with our Barcelona neighborhood guide ! The Gothic Quarter […]

Top 5 Reasons Why the Mediterranean Diet Rules

When you hear the words “mediterranean diet”, what probably comes to mind is yet another trendy weight-loss fad that everyone is raving about. But as heavily as the word “diet” sometimes weighs on our society (no pun intended), it doesn’t have to imply restrictions or guilty pleasures… The mediterranean diet, for us, means all the […]

Where to Eat Brunch in Barcelona

If you had asked people in Spain what brunch was five years ago, you might have received some strange answers or blank stares. But nowadays, brunch in Barcelona is becoming as much of a religion as anywhere else, enough so that the verb brunchear has been adopted as general Spanish slang! Here are some of our […]

Barcelona in the Rain

Caught in the rain in Barcelona? There is still plenty to do in the Catalan capital on a rainy day… Though it’s usually quite sunny on the Mediterranean coast, especially between June and October, nobody can ever quite predict the weather and unfortunately even the best of visits can get rained out. All the same […]

Eat, Drink and Be Merry: Fun with Spanish Food Phrases

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Like every culture, the Spanish have an abundance of wise and sometimes silly phrases or idioms related to eating. Useful or not, it’s a fun and interesting way to learn a bit of the language and understand different aspects of the culture. Desayuna mucho, come más, cena poco y vivirás. Probably the most Spanish of […]

What to Do in Barcelona in October

Looking for things to do in Barcelona in October? We have you covered! By October it’s cooled off, though the city still enjoys post-summer sunny days and generally warm temperatures. Things have finally started to calm down after the bustling summer months, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty on the agenda. Barcelona in October […]

Best Ice Cream in Barcelona

Looking for the best ice cream in Barcelona? Look no further! We’ve done the very taxing research, and have chosen our top places for ice cream in the Barcelona! Ice cream in Barcelona is serious business. From the old-fashioned parlors who take pride in the traditional art of its production to the newer yogurt shops […]

7 Things to do in Barcelona for Free

A lot of people like to exaggerate that everything is expensive in the city, that even breathing costs money and that your bills will evaporate faster than you have time to withdraw them from the ATM. But, these people are not resourceful when it comes to exploring cities on the cheap, and Barcelona is no […]