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Coco Rosie live at the Apolo

ShareThe American sisters Bianca and Sierra Casady, A.K.A Coco Rosie, are playing in Barcelona at the Sala Apolo (c/ Nou de la Rambla 113) on the 26th of May; on tour to promote their new album ‘Heartache City’, an album … Continue reading

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Tallers Oberts

Share Tallers Oberts, or ‘Open Studios’ offers the public the rare opportunity to step inside Barcelona’s art studios to meet and interact with the artists at their work. Following on the footsteps of events such as ‘Museum Night’, when galleries … Continue reading

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Loop Festival 2016

ShareThe Loop Festival is an exciting showcase of video art that takes place every year in Barcelona. This year’s edition takes place across more than 100 different venues in the city, together creating a collective exhibition of video art or … Continue reading

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Casa Batlló tours with Antoni Gaudi

ShareThe Casa Batlló is one of Gaudi’s masterpieces, and one of the jewels of the city. Located on Passeig de Gràcia, where the main concentration of Barcelona’s finest historical art nouveau buildings can be found, though many other fine examples … Continue reading

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White Summer Festival

ShareWhite Summer describes itself as a ‘field for colourful minds’. The uber-hip festival hails from Empordà in the northern part of Catalunya (a region encompassing the beautiful Costa Brava) and for the first time is setting up a city edition … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland

ShareIn celebration of the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s classic Victorian tale, Alice In Wonderland takes to the stage at the Teatre Gaudí from May 12th-29th, but with a twist in a modern musical adaptation that is at once faithful … Continue reading

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The Classics at MEAM

ShareThe Museu Europeu d’Art Modern (or European Museum of Modern Art in English) is one of Barcelona’s finest art museums. Housed in the hip Born district, you can see some fine examples of 20th and 21st Century art there. This … Continue reading

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Fleadonia

ShareFleadonia is a second-hand market in the Raval and a great place to pick up some unusual bargains off the usual beaten track. You’ll find a wide range of items for sale but expect to see second-hand and vintage goods … Continue reading

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D’A Festival 2016

ShareThe D’A Festival is a festival of contemporary cinema d’auteur showcasing the best in new cinema, and showing slect films from established names as well as these new talents. This is not a festival of big names but a chance … Continue reading

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5 of the best spas in Barcelona

ShareSightseeing is well and good but if you are coming to Barcelona to relax and unwind, why not pamper yourself with a little spa treatment? Here are some suggestions for where to enjoy a spa in Barcelona. 1. Hotel 1898 … Continue reading

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