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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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El Bulli to close but its legacy is assured

ShareEl Bulli needs little introduction, now probably the world’s most famous and most successful restaurant. On the 30th of July this year El Bulli will close its doors for good to the public, leaving food-lovers in mourning. The good news? … Continue reading

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