Introduction to Catalan Wines (And What to Order in Barcelona!)

Excellent Priorat reds are some of our favorite Catalan wines!

When it comes to wine, Barcelona is the place to be! Wine holds a very special place in Spanish and Catalan cultures. It’s the perfect mix of elegant and accessible, so you can be sure you’re enjoying a high quality vino with no trace of pretentiousness. And as home to several of Spain’s 70+ wine regions, Catalonia […]

Tapas Like a Local: The Best Food Tour in Sant Antoni

One of the best parts of doing a food tour in Sant Antoni? You won't be part of a massive tour group following an umbrella!

Most visitors to Barcelona are eager to take part in the popular tradition of going out for tapas, but might not be sure where to start. And that’s definitely understandable. The menu is full of unfamiliar items, everything is in Spanish or Catalan, and how do you choose from among the hundreds of bars and […]

Best Bars in Barcelona: Our Top 10

Conca de Barberà's flavorful white wines are among the best wines to order in Barcelona!

Bar culture is an integral part of the lifestyle in Barcelona. From the old cervecerías that have been around for generations to the sleek new gastrobars popping up around town, bars are a dime a dozen in Barcelona. However, not all of them are created equal! With so many bar choices in the bustling city, how can […]

The Ultimate Wine Lover’s Guide to Barcelona

One unique experience in our wine lover's guide to Barcelona: drinking from the porrón!

The classy Catalan capital is the perfect place to enjoy wine. Whether it’s a crisp glass of cava, a refreshing vermouth or anything in between, there are so many ways to experience wine! Our wine lover’s guide to Barcelona will show you where to drink wine, where to buy wine, where to learn about how […]

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Barcelona

Read our ultimate travel guide to Barcelona to get the best our of your visit to the city!

This blog post was originally posted on April 21, 2016 and was updated on January 25, 2018. Barcelona is one of the most unique and inspiring cities in the world. There are so many wonderful things to see and do. Delve into our ultimate travel guide to Barcelona so you don’t miss out! It’s no […]

5 Must-Do Experiences for Wine Lovers in Barcelona

We just love some of the blogs about Barcelona. Read on for some of our favorite as of late!

Drinking wine in Barcelona is a dream come true—now take it to the next level! Whether you prefer crisp, sparkling cava, full-bodied Rioja or anything in between, Barcelona is an incredible place to drink wine. From trendy, modern wine bars to century-old bodegas, there are plenty of places to enjoy vino in the Catalan capital. Here are […]

Everything You Need to Know about Catalan

Make sure you enjoy a cold vermouth in Barcelona on Sundays! It's our favorite part of the weekend! All great blogs about Barcelona will tell you the same!

This blog post was originally posted on August 20, 2014, and was updated on November 15, 2017. Planning on brushing up on your Spanish before arriving in Barcelona? If you really want to impress the locals, why not learn a few Catalan phrases? So you’re visiting Barcelona and you’re brushing up on your 8th grade […]

Typical Souvenirs from Barcelona

There's so many places to buy some of the best olive oil in Barcelona, Why not pick some up for the perfect Christmas gifts from Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on March 4, 2015, and was updated on October 12, 2017. Looking for the perfect souvenirs from Barcelona? We’ve got plenty of ideas. If you’re like us, you’ve probably waited until the last minute to hunt down souvenirs from Barcelona for your friends and family back home. You’ve possibly […]

7 Foodie Things to do in Barcelona

Learn about some of our favorite cava bars in Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on December 1, 2o14 and was updated on September 4, 2017. Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world for food lovers! Whether you’re the type to splurge on Michelin stars or simply enjoy a good, home cooked meal, there’s foodie fun for everyone in the Catalan […]

Gracia Neighborhood Festival: La Festa Major de Gracia!

Looking for one of the best things to do in Gràcia? The Gracia neighborhood festival is an event not to be missed and one of our favorites in Barcelona.

This blog post was originally posted on August 7, 2015 and was updated on August 15, 2017. Festa Major de Gracia is a magnificent celebration, held annually in none other than the picturesque village of Gracia. Don’t miss out on a chance to see the magic of the Gracia neighborhood festival in Barcelona! Every August the streets […]