Category Archives: Areas – Las Ramblas

Practical and touristic information on Las Ramblas and renting a Las Ramblas apartment

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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The Spanish National Ballet at Barcelona’s Liceu

ShareThe new performance from the Spanish National Ballet, Sorolla, will arrive in Barcelona’s Liceu on the 23rd of July where it will run for four nights until the 26th of July. Sorolla is inspired by the Valencian painter Joaquín Sorolla’s … 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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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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Barcelona Yewellery Week 2014

ShareBarcelona Yewellery Week takes place from today until the 13th of October and during this time will convert Barcelona into the jewellery capital of the world. In case you were wondering, “yewellery” is how Spanish speakers pronounce the English word … Continue reading

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Discover Barcelona’s architectural history online

ShareEveryone who comes here to Barcelona knows about Las Ramblas, La Pedrera and the Sagrada Familia. However, there are over 3,000 other sites of interest that are missed by tourists as well as locals. Now, thanks to interactive map Big … Continue reading

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The Barcelona Marathon 2014

ShareOfficially known as Zurich Marató de Barcelona, the Barcelona Marathon takes place on 16th March this year. The route runs through Barcelona’s historical city centre and Art Nouveau Eixample District. Traditionally the starting line is in front of the theatrical … Continue reading

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Our 5 best spots for a summer drink in Barcelona

Share1) Chill out on the beach Everyone’s favourite summer spot in Barcelona – the beach. The city has over 3.6 km of golden sands stretching from the edge of the old town in Barceloneta to Poblenou in the north of … Continue reading

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Some new apartments in Plaça Catalunya

ShareWe are very happy to have just launched some exciting new apartments on our site this month. The Universitat Ramblas building is located just behind Plaça Catalunya and contains 11 brand new luxury apartments all of which are beautifully decorated … Continue reading

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