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Barcelona is a famed hip world city drawing visitors from all across the globe to sample its cosmopolitan lifestyle

F1 Barcelona 2012

ShareThe Barcelona F1 2012 is staged at the Catalunya Circuit in a small town called Montmelo, just 20km North-East of Barcelona. The main race takes place on Sunday the13th of May 2012, with practice and qualifying sessions from Friday the … Continue reading

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Emirates announces direct flights to Barcelona from New Zealand

ShareGood news for New Zealanders, who will now be able to choose between two gateways into Spain when the Emirates airlines introduces direct services to Barcelona from July 3 2012, after doubling frequencies to Madrid from July 1. The airline … Continue reading

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Barcelona cruise ships now in record numbers

ShareOn the 20th of August 2011 the port of Barcelona set a new record: a staggering tally of over 31,000 cruise passengers embarked and disembarked in its terminals in just one day. This sets a new record for the largest … Continue reading

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Barcelona – the perfect city to see by bicycle

ShareWith its year round sunshine and low rainfall, Barcelona is the perfect city to explore on bicycle thanks to an extensive network of cycle lanes as well as numerous pedestrian streets and broad ramblas in the city centre. Barcelona is … Continue reading

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A Taste of Spain in London’s Regent Street

ShareLondon. A Taste of Spain arrives in London’s regent street for the sixth year running. On the back of Barcelona’s Uefa victory over Manchester United it should interest a number of tourists in visiting Spain and especially Barcelona. For the … Continue reading

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AskMen Magazine votes Barcelona the world’s best city to visit

ShareAskMen Magazine has chosen Barcelona as the world’s top city to visit out of some 29 destinations including. AskMen is a UK bases online magazine with some 15 million readers worldwide. Barcelona was the clear winner in a poll of … Continue reading

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