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5 very different but very nice bars in Barcelona

ShareBarcelona has one of the most happening bar scenes in the world. Each month a new joint opens up in the city. Design bars, traditional locals, beach bars, bars in the park, bars with terraces… you never need be far … Continue reading

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The Christmas lights in Barcelona are officially on!

ShareOn Friday the 22nd of November, Barcelona’s Mayor officially switched on the Christmas lights and entered into the festive season. True to Catalan form, things got going in style outside the Sagrada Familia with a gospel choir and Castellers with … Continue reading

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Razzmatazz 13th Anniversary

ShareRazzmatazz is an iconic name in Barcelona’s nightlife and music scene. Established in 2000 in the former industrial district of Poblenou, in a warehouse style building, Razzmatazz has hosted some of the best musical acts from across the world such … Continue reading

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When is the best time of year to visit Barcelona?

ShareBarcelona needs little introduction as a popular holiday destination. The spectacles of Las Ramblas, FC Barcelona, Gaudi and the beaches have put the city firmly on the map. The cities hot Mediterranean climate is a major factor in its popularity … Continue reading

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Mozart’s Requiem Concert 2013

ShareClassical music lovers coming to Barcelona will not want to miss the chance to see his requiem live at the Barcelona Auditori. Mozart composed the Requièm Mass in D minor in Vienna in 1791 and it remained unfinished at his … 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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The Nao Victoria visits Barcelona

ShareA Replica of the Nao (ship) Victoria, the first ship to circumnavigate the earth, is docked in Barcelona and open to the public until March 2012. This replica of the Victoria is in port before completing a round the world … Continue reading

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A quick guide to Barcelona neighbourhoods

ShareBarcelona is a densely populated city, its expansion checked by the Collserola Mountains to the west and the mouths of the Llobregat and Bèsos rivers to the south and north. Within the city are many different neighbourhoods with very different … Continue reading

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The Sagrada Familia – for a client in no hurry

ShareThe distinctively surreal, shifting and melting forms of the Sagrada Familia are a quintessential part of Barcelona and its skyline. Along with six other Gaudi buildings in Barcelona, la Sagrada Familia is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and as such … Continue reading

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Cesc Fabregas – will he, won’t he?

ShareFC Barcelona fans are still on tenterhooks over Cesc Fabregas’s transfer. A sense of deja-vu perhaps? Endless rounds of transfer negotiations with no resolution have become a recurrent feature of summer in Barcelona, as certain as the extreme heat. Although … Continue reading

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