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Barcelona’s Best Cafes

Barcelona’s Best Cafes March 18, 2012 | Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Perhaps not as well known for their coffee as for their wine, it’s hard to order a bad ‘café’ in Barcelona (or Spain for that matter). Whether you want a Cortado (espresso with milk), Espresso, Café con Leche or an Americano, (long espresso), most coffee shops around the city serve a rich...

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 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’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...

$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...

Traveling Solo In Barcelona

Traveling Solo In Barcelona August 17, 2011 | Events, Food, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
If you happen to be sans traveling partner, there are few cities that lend themselves to traveling solo as ideally as Barcelona does. Barcelona’s transient nature provides for easy opportunities to meet people all over the city; whether you’re in a rustic bar, tourist’s hostel, visiting...

Barcelona In A Day

Barcelona In A Day August 15, 2011 | Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
In a city with infinite options it’s hard to narrow down the activities to fit into just one day. However if time is not on your side and you want to take in as much of Barcelona as you can in under 24 hours, there are definitely a few ‘must-sees’ to put on the to do list before calling...