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Barcelona Winter Weekend Getaway

Barcelona Winter Weekend Getaway December 13, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
If you have more than a few days to spend in Barcelona, one option to consider is taking a weekend getaway trip. Since Barcelona is so well situated, just a short drive from the Pyrenees, Andorra, France and the picturesque Costa Brava, there are plenty of great places to check out if you’re craving...

Barcelona’s Best Italian Cuisine

Barcelona’s Best Italian Cuisine November 29, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Contrary to popular belief, Barcelona is not ALL tapas and sangria. Due to the large Italian contingency both frequenting and living in the city, there are quite a lot of traditional, rustic and very romantic restaurants that know how to perfect the pasta. Here are a few of Barcelona’s best Italian...

Barcelona Ski Vacations

Barcelona Ski Vacations November 6, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Skiing isn’t usually the first thing that comes to mind when conjuring up images of Barcelona. There is however, a fairly large variety of places to go, for those looking to satisfy their ski craving come ‘winter’ time. If you’re willing to trek just a few hours outside of the...

Barcelona’s Best Cheap Eats

Barcelona’s Best Cheap Eats November 2, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Barcelona is a food lovers’ haven, but you don’t have to burn a hole in the wallet if you’re looking for a quality meal. If you know where to go there are plenty of delicious, authentic and affordable options. A few to check out include: Wok to Walk - This is the perfect place to grab...

What to Pack for Winter (or something like that) in Barcelona

What to Pack for Winter (or something like that) in Barcelona October 20, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
It’s hard to justify using the term winter when living on the Mediterranean coast; and it sounds especially absurd to those coming from cities where pre-heating their cars via remote control from their houses, is a regular past-time. That being said, although the snow doesn’t fall (the one...

Barcelona’s Live Music Scene

Barcelona’s Live Music Scene October 16, 2011 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Barcelona might not be the hub for live music gigs, however it has a fair amount of hidden gems if you’re looking for funky and cool live music venues. Here are a few options to check out: El Paraigua Nestled behind Plaza Sant Jaume in the Gotico, don’t let this unassuming restaurant fool...

$50 In A Day In Barcelona

$50 In A Day In Barcelona August 30, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
If you don’t feel like burning a hole in your wallet yet still want to have an exciting, action packed day hitting the streets of Barcelona, you’ve got plenty of options. $50 USD (34 euros) can take you from sunrise to sunrise and leave you feeling like you’ve seen the very best the city...

Al Fresco Dining In Barcelona

Al Fresco Dining In Barcelona August 28, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
It’s not hard to find outdoor dining in a city with such an incredible climate. Although terraces flourish more during the spring and summer months, Barcelona’s outdoor culinary scene remains strong year round. Whether you’re looking for a more spacious plaza in Gracia or a tiny patio tucked...

Romance In Barcelona

Romance In Barcelona August 20, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Barcelona’s reputation as a sangria drinking, tapa eating, fiesta frenzied city that never sleeps, precedes itself; however it’s also a city renowned for its passion, design, innovation, vigor and of course its affinity for romance. So if you’re looking for love in Barcelona, here are a few ways...

Wineries and Wine Shops in Barcelona

Wineries and Wine Shops in Barcelona August 18, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Nestled amongst the tapas bars and rustic restaurants are Barcelona’s charming, quaint and always stacked, wine shops, aka Vinotecas. Between the Rioja, Ribera del Duero and Priorat wine regions, Barcelona boasts some of the most delicious wines worldwide and there are a wide variety of places...