9 Michelin Star Restaurants in Barcelona for the Meal of a Lifetime

Moments is one of the top Michelin restaurants in Barcelona, with many dishes inspired by chef Carme Ruscalleda's Catalan heritage.

This blog post was originally posted on June 24, 2019 and was updated on October 21, 2020. Few experiences are more prized in the foodie world than dining at a Michelin-starred restaurant. These are the kinds of places where you’ll never have the same meal twice, thanks to their constant innovation and focus on seasonal […]

Where to Eat in Barcelona: The Essential Guide, by Neighborhood

Exterior of Els Sortidors del Parlament bar in Barcelona

This blog post was originally posted on January 22, 2015, and was updated on October 5, 2020. Wondering where to eat in Barcelona? In a city with options ranging from rustic, traditional Catalan fare to sleek fusion spots, there’s no short answer. Barcelona is a food lover’s city. And even with up to six meals a […]

Where to Rent Bikes in Barcelona & What to Know Before You Ride

Group of people on bikes in Ciutadella Park in Barcelona

This blog post was originally posted on April 5, 2018 and was updated on September 29, 2020. More than 200 kilometers of bike paths wind through Barcelona, making it easy and fun to visit by bike. Public transportation in Barcelona is cheap, easy and efficient. But as a visitor, you probably want to be out […]

7 Incredible Spots to Watch the Sunset in Barcelona

This blog post was originally posted on January 9, 2018 and was updated on September 23, 2020. It’s no doubt that Barcelona is one of the most photogenic cities on the planet—especially at sunset. As evening falls over the city, Barcelona takes on a special kind of magic that you have to experience for yourself. […]

65 Small Businesses in Barcelona You Can Support Right Now

Staff of Bodega La Palma in Barcelona

It’s hard to believe that in 2019, Barcelona was suffering a completely different tourism-related crisis: we had too many visitors. Overtourism was a hot topic in Barcelona in recent years, and visiting the city in a responsible way had never been more important. But now, like many cities in Europe, Barcelona hasn’t been immune to […]

The Only Cava Sangria Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Glass of cava sangria with strawberries

This blog post was originally posted on May 13, 2015 and was updated on September 8, 2020. Using cava rather than the traditional red wine for sangria is a twist on this classic recipe that you didn’t know you needed. Sangria is one of the most sought-after drinks among visitors to Spain. But what many […]

Mama Carmen’s Fideuà Recipe

Join in on one of the many cool walking tours in Barcelona and discover some of the famous local spots to enjoy the city at its best!

This blog post was originally posted on March 9, 2016, and was updated on September 8, 2020. Everyone’s heard of paella—but what about its noodle-based cousin, fideuà? Try making it yourself with this fideuà recipe. This recipe comes from one of our favorite people in Barcelona: Mama Carmen, whose small seaside restaurant Cal Papi was a […]