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Joaquin Sabina at the Palau de La Musica in Barcelona

ShareSinger, songwriter, and poet Joaquin Sabina is an icon of Iconic Spanish music. Tomorrow he returns to the stage in Barcelona at the Palau de La Musica, after a long five year break from touring; his much anticipated return is … Continue reading

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Boulevard Sou d’Art at the Casa Batllo

ShareHigh end fashion, design and gastronomy come together at Boulevard Sou d’Art in the Casa Batllo on Passeig de Gracia in Barcelona. This Christmas the iconic art nouveau building by Antoni Gaudí will open its doors once again, to celebrate … Continue reading

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Pastorets at the Liceu

ShareThis Christmas the Liceu in Barcelona will hold a performance of a traditional Catalan “Pastorets” on the 20th and 21st of December. The performance coincides with the 15th anniversary of the reopening of the theatre after the fire in 1994. … Continue reading

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Mostra de Cinema Italià de Barcelona (MCIB)

ShareIf you fancy a break from Christmas shopping why not check out a wonderful cultural offering currently happening in Barcelona, the “Mostra de Cinema Italià de Barcelona (MCIB)” brings the best in Italian cinema to town. The Mostra, or film … Continue reading

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Festival de la Infancia 2014

ShareBarcelona’s children’s festival El Festival de la Infancia takes place between December the 27th and January the 4th, a time of year when some parents may welcome some activities for over-excited children on their school holidays. The stated aims of … Continue reading

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The Fira de Santa Llúcia has opened

ShareThe ancient Fira de Santa Llúcia de Barcelona opens today in Barcelona. This Christmas market takes place in front of Barcelona’s Cathedral La Se and is a Christmas tradition dating back several centuries. The festival features many stallholders selling small … Continue reading

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Ruta de tapas Barcelona 2014

ShareWe love to discover a new tapas bar or indeed a special offer on tapas in Barcelona. So we are very excited to see the arrival of ‘Ruta de Tapes Barcelona 2014’ now running until the 30th of November. This … Continue reading

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Barcelona Flux Festival 2014

ShareBarcelona is a city in love with all things new and contemporary and Barcelona’s Flux Festival is a festival that showcases innovative video art. This year featured the event will be held in the Santa Monica Arts Centre on Las … Continue reading

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Ice Rink 2014

ShareAs we have mentioned previously in our blog, sunny Barcelona is gearing up for the festive season, thought the weather outside is far from Christmassy at the moment! Yesterday the Barcelona Trade Foundation opened the ice rink in Plaza Catalunya. … Continue reading

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The Christmas lights are on!

ShareIt is time to get festive with Barcelona’s Christmas lights now on! Each year the city surpasses itself in creating a more dazzling display than in the previous year. This year no less than 85 kilometers of christmas lights will … Continue reading

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