Local Bites: Where to Find the Best Fideua in Barcelona

Eating with allergies in Barcelona means taking care to make sure that certain allergens haven't made their way into your food, like fideuà.

Many visitors come to Barcelona in search of paella, but it’s always good to expand your horizons! Not that Barcelona doesn’t have some seriously delicious paella—it does—but the local culinary star is a similar dish known as fideua. This simple yet delicious dish uses noodles instead of rice and plenty of seafood. And of course, it’s […]

Dive Into Local Eats: Where to Eat Near La Barceloneta Beach

El Vaso de Oro is where to eat near La Barceloneta beach if you're looking for amazing seafood and beer brewed in-house!

Due to its proximity to the old fishermen’s neighborhood of the same name, it’s easy to find delicious, authentic eats near La Barceloneta beach. Unfortunately, most visitors will head straight for the tacky tourist traps nearby rather than straying off the beaten path a little bit. There are plenty of great options for where to […]

Our Guide to Planning the Best Family Holiday in Barcelona

Number one on our family friendly guide to Barcelona: join us on our Barcelona for Kids Walking Tour!

Your kids will love the colorful Catalan capital just as much as you do! A family holiday in Barcelona will be one of the most rewarding travel experiences for little ones. The city is rich in unique culture, home to a fantastic Mediterranean climate and offers lots to see and do. However, a successful trip, […]

Get off the Boat! Spending the Day in Barcelona

Enjoy some breathtaking views in Barcelona with our full post on some of the most spectacular spots around to enjoy this wonderful city!

This blog post was originally posted on March 9, 2015, and was updated on November 29, 2017. If your cruise ship is stopping in the Barcelona cruise port, there is no way you can miss out on this beautiful city! The city is relatively small and easy to manage for a first time visitor. Furthermore, […]

Barcelona Neighborhood Guide

Enjoy the streets of beautiful Barcelona when arriving from the Barcelona cruise port.

This blog post was originally posted on September 30, 2014, and was updated on October 29, 2017. Like every big city, Barcelona has several distinctly unique neighborhoods that stand out amongst each other. Find out all you need to know in our Barcelona neighborhood guide. Getting lost in the Gothic Quarter or roaming the hills […]

Recipe: Mama Carmen’s Fideuà

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 6, 2017. Everyone’s heard of paella, one of Spain’s most famous dishes, but what about its noodle cousin, fideuà? Try making it yourself with this super fideuà recipe. The important difference between fideuà and paella is the main ingredient, which is […]

Yum! Top vegetarian restaurants in Barcelona

It's all about good food and even better company! Learn more tips on how to order tapas in Barcelona! We hope you love our vegan and vegetarian guide to Barcelona

This blog post was originally posted on August 27, 2014 and was updated on September 6, 2017. There exists a sort of myth that vegetarians have it tough in Spain… Of course, all things pork do play an important role in the many different regions’ cuisines, but by no means do they dominate it, especially in […]