Everything You Need to Know About Calçots

Calçots, or Catalan grilled onions, are a staple of local cuisine! Trying Catalan food is one of the best things to do for foodies in Barcelona - and of course one of the top 5 things to eat in Barcelona right now!

This blog post was originally posted on January 8, 2015 and was updated on January 25, 2021. Come winter, calçots are the undisputed kings of Catalan cuisine. The calçot, a cross between a spring onion and leek, is by and large one of the region’s most beloved products. For more than a century, they’ve been […]

What to do in Barcelona in September 2019

If you're visiting Barcelona with kids, be sure to seek out the famous giants!

This blog post was originally posted on August 28, 2014, and was updated on August 6, 2019. Barcelona in September is positively magical. As summer tourist crowds clear out and locals return from vacation, the city begins to retain more of the authentic charm that enamors so many. Weather-wise, sunny days and pleasantly cool nights […]