Category Archives: Activities – Summer

Summer activities in Barcelona – goings-on and recommended activities in Barcelona in the summertime including the beach

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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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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Mas i Mas festival 2015

ShareBarcelona is deserted by locals at this time of year and visitors often find the city at their disposal, things having gone rather quiet. As our blog this month highlights, there is still abundant noise for those seeking it in … Continue reading

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Poblenou Craft Beer Festival – Fira del Poblenou 2015

SharePoblenou Craft Beer Festival is an event that is close to our hearts here at Feelathomeinbarcelona. Being based in Poblenou, and being known to enjoy a nice refreshing beer, this is an event which we are very happy to share … Continue reading

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La Barceloneta – a favourite neighbourhood

ShareLa Barceloneta is built on reclaimed land between the old town the former Maians Island, and is where Barcelona’s most central beach is found. An evocative name, La Barceloneta, this is Barcelona’s much loved neighbourhood by the sea, where the … Continue reading

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La Merce 2014

ShareAs summer draws to a close here in Barcelona, as kids return to school and the holidays come to an end, the city prepares to celebrate its annual festival, La Merce. This year locals and visitors alike will be able … Continue reading

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Tomatina 2014

ShareThis week some 22,000 people and some 140 tonnes of tomatoes came head to head at the Tomatina in Buñol. The Tomatina festival is now famous worldwide, and people travel to this small village 30km from the Mediterranean to take … Continue reading

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Cultural Events in Barcelona this weekend

ShareThis weekend, the last August, also sees the end of many cultural events that have delighted the city this month. The Mas i Mas Festival sadly comes to an end, with a closing concert by the new international folk-soul sensation … Continue reading

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The 5 best parks offering shade in Barcelona

ShareUniversity Central The University Central Garden is a fine emergency shelter when it gets hot in the downtown. This is a green island in the middle of an urban area where the Ciutat Vella and Eixample meet. The garden of … Continue reading

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Festas de Gràcia 2014

ShareEvery August Gràcia hosts Barcelona’s biggest street party, La Festa Major de Gràcia. This summer the Festa takes take place from the 15th to the 21st of August, and is set to be a bigger party than ever before. Plaça … Continue reading

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