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Barcelona’s Irish Hubs

Barcelona’s Irish Hubs January 11, 2012 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
It’s hard to find a city without the token Guinness pouring, Celtic playing, authentic Irish pub and Barcelona is no exception. There are more than 20 Irish bars in town, some bearing very close resemblance to a mom ‘n pop Spanish tapas hole in the wall, while others are slightly more elaborate,...

Barcelona’s Best Christmas Markets

Barcelona’s Best Christmas Markets December 22, 2011 | Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
As the holidays approach Barcelona’s markets (which set up shop on December 1st) become even more packed with locals, expats as well as tourists looking for a few Catalan souvenirs. It’s one of the most electric times of  year in the city and no matter which area you’re in there’s...

Barcelona’s Top Romantic Restaurants

Barcelona’s Top Romantic Restaurants December 16, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Romance might not be the first word that comes to mind when conjuring up images of Barcelona; tapas, sangria, fiestas (and siestas) might take precedence when thinking about this Mediterranean city. That being said however, Barcelona is actually an exceptionally romantic destination, ideal for intimate...

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...