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080 Barcelona Fashion Week 2015

ShareThis June Barcelona’s largest fashion event will be taking place at the Estadí Olímpic. From June the 29th to July the 3rd, 080 Barcelona fashion week will bring together the best in Spanish and international design. The itinerary will include … Continue reading

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I Am Salsa

ShareSalsa is now a global phenomenon. Originally primarily Cuban, itself a fusion of Spanish guitar and Afro-Cuban percussion, also incorporating North American music styles such as jazz. Salsa simply means ‘sauce’ in Spanish, the dance carries connotations of Latin spice. … Continue reading

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Musica als Parcs 2015

ShareSummer is arriving and our thoughts are tuning to those long, hot summer evenings, and to a spot of live music in the park to escape the heat. Música als Parcs makes live music accessible to all. Now in its … Continue reading

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OFFF 2015

ShareDescribed as a ‘post-digital culture festival’, OFFF showcases some of the world’s most exciting new talent in the fields of cutting-edge software, art and digital design. OFFF is a global event, with editions in cities including Sao Paulo, Amsterdam, New … Continue reading

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AC/DC live

ShareMonsters or rock AC/DC will be storming the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona on the 29th of May on the European leg of their ‘Rock or Bust World Tour 2015′. AC/DC were formed in 1973 by Glaswegina brothers Malcolm and Angus … Continue reading

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LOOP 2015

ShareThis year LOOP celebrates its thirteenth edition. The LOOP Video Art Festival Barcelona 2015 takes place from the 28th of May to the 6th of June in various art spaces throughout the city and will host more than 400 artists … Continue reading

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Primavera Sound 2015

SharePrimavera Sound is a name that does not require much in the way of introduction. To celebrate its 15th edition this May, Primavera Sound, one of Spain’s biggest festivals, will celebrate in style with a lineup that includes The Underworld, … Continue reading

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Night of the Museums 2015

ShareThe Night of the Museums is an event we enjoy every year. This free late night viewing of exhibitions is not exclusive to Barcelona but forms a part of an initiative running right across Europe. It doesn’t matter whether you … Continue reading

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Earth Markets in Barcelona

ShareOn Saturday June the 13th Slow Food Barcelona will kick off the cities first “Mercat de la Terra”, or Earth Market; it is to take place in the Three Chimneys Park at the foot of the Parallel in Poble-sec. The … Continue reading

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Our 5 favourite paella and rice restaurants in Barcelona

SharePaella comes from Valencia and is not a native Catalan dish. Here we prefer our rice dishes more soupy, slowly cooked in a rich Catalan fumet fish stock, and full of mouth watering shell fish such as clams, prawns and … Continue reading

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