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Nits d’estui 2015

ShareNits d’estiu, or Summer Nights, takes place at the Caixa Forum. Events are subsidised and therefore affordable, ranging in price from free to 6 euros. An original and eclectic array of shows and performances from all around the world are … Continue reading

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Casa Vicens de Gràcia

ShareThe painstaking restoration of Casa Vicens de Gràcia is under way. The first house Gaudi designed is being converted into a museum. Andorran banking corporation MoraBanc acquired the property in March 2014 with the intention of restoring it and opening … Continue reading

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Summer House Music in Barcelona

ShareThis August in Barcelona there is plenty happening for house music lovers. Down in Barceloneta until the 2nd of September, WEDJ’s festival brings top DJs to the dancefloors of Opium Mar beach club. On Thursday August the 12th Axwell will … Continue reading

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Vilabirra 2015

ShareBarcelona gets pretty hot at this time of year, as you probably have heard. So what better than a nice cold beer? Spain is famous for its love of a cerveza and we are happy to inform you that this … Continue reading

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IBStage Barcelona

ShareIBStage was begun in Italy seven years ago as a result of the idea of joining young students of classical dance with major ballet stars on the stage. IBStage is now a worldwide event. This year Barcelona again hosts this … Continue reading

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The Roca brothers will open an ice cream parlour in the Liceu

ShareThe Celler Can Roca in Girona is one of the world’s most famous restaurants. After the legendary EL Bulli closed its doors a few years ago, the Roca brothers slipped from second into first place in the San Pellegrino restaurant … Continue reading

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Xavier Coll

ShareListen to classical guitarist Xavier Coll play during the ‘Masters of Spanish Guitar’ series this August. The concert takes place in a landmark historical monument in Barcelona’s old town, Santa Maria del Pi, on Placa del Pi. Its distinctive octagonal … Continue reading

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Sala Montjuïc 2015

ShareIf you love outdoors cinema then the Sala Montjuïc is for you. Every summer this outdoors cinema sets up shop in the beautiful grounds of Montjuïc castle for more than two weeks from July the 31st. Screening this year are … Continue reading

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Nits Gaudi 2015

ShareFollowing on from our post on Summer Nights at La Pedrera comes another exciting musical event hosted in a Gaudi masterpiece. This time the building in question is the Torre Bellesguard, which is located uptown in Sarria and only recently … Continue reading

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Summer Nights at La Pedrera 2015

ShareFor a truly memorable night out in Barcelona, La Pedrera is set to launch its iconic rooftop summer jazz concert series. Known affectionately to locals as ‘La Pedrera’,the Casa Mila was designed by Gaudí between 1906 and 1910 for businessman … Continue reading

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