Gardens Worth Visiting in Barcelona

Looking for beautiful gardens in Barcelona? There are a handful of gorgeous and lush green corners across the city! Read up on our favorite spots to breath in some nature in Barcelona. Jardins Mossèn Costa i Llobera Just another stop to make in Barcelona’s small hill, Montjuic, this succulent and cactus garden is of the […]

What to do in Barcelona in December

With the city filled with lights, a festive vibe and delicious Catalan food to warm you on a winter’s day, December makes a great time to year to pay a visit to Barcelona. Being the holiday season, Barcelona is on fire with festive activities and city-wide celebrations. The streets are decorated, people are cheery and all in […]

Five Hidden Corners of Barcelona

One of the best parts about urban exploring is finding those tiny hidden gems that give the city itself so much character and appeal. Barcelona is filled with them, having one of Europe’s most picturesque old city centers as well as a cosmopolitan, artsy and original feel that permeates the air. If you’re tired of […]

Christmas Markets in Barcelona

Christmas markets in Barcelona, also known as ‘firas’, are an important part of the city’s holiday cheer. Though you won’t generally find mulled wine or sausages, you’ll be sure to see the markets filled with Barcelona’s own Christmas traditions and treats. From gourmet markets to endless blocks of toy stalls, check out some of the most emblematic […]

Where to Eat in Barcelona: the Born Neighborhood

Of all the neighborhoods in Barcelona, perhaps the Born is the trickiest to maneuver when it comes to eating. Combine narrow, labyrinth-like streets with the fact that it’s currently one of the trendiest areas in the city, and you’ve got yourself in a hot mess of confusion and overwhelming options. But, if you do your homework […]

Christmas Traditions in Barcelona

Though Spain celebrates many of the same holiday traditions as the rest of Europe and the western world, many of theirs are uniquely Spanish, and here in Barcelona you can even find special customs specific to the land of Catalonia. In fact, you could even say that some of these Christmas traditions in Barcelona will […]

Edible Souvenirs: Barcelona Edition!

When we saw our sister company’s blog post about edible souvenirs in Madrid, we couldn’t help but do one for Barcelona. With the holiday season just right around the corner, what makes a better gift than exquisite bombons, top-notch extra virgin olive oil, or an impressive Spanish red wine? As previously stated, gourmet doesn’t have to […]

Where to Party in Barcelona

Typical nightlife in Spain is not for the faint-hearted. Buzzing venues and animated streets, infinitely long nights, a seemingly tireless crowd…These are the things that make Spain a huge party destination, and Barcelona, obviously, is no exception. A little something for everyone, read on for some of the best and most mythical bars, clubs and […]

Our Favorite Cafes in Barcelona

After months of plentiful summer sun, the fall weather has finally come to stay in Barcelona… Long shadows and crisp autumnal gusts of wind make us shiver with delight as we change out our closets and swap the shorts and sandals for sweaters and boots. And along with the new season comes the longing to […]

Best Blogs about Barcelona

One of the best ways to get insider’s tips and useful information before and during a trip is to check out the wide abundance of blogs, whose authors range from natives to expats to groups of friends that share one passion or another. In all cases, they are locals, and their perspective is a very […]