Articles Tagged ‘pyrenees’

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 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...

Barca’s Best Road Trips

Barca’s Best Road Trips June 15, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Come summer in Barcelona and some of the best places to frequent are the beaches or the mountains. It usually doesn’t pay to own a car in the city as you can get almost everywhere via foot, metro, bus or taxi. However, if you’re looking to venture up the coast or into the Pyrenees, rent...

Shaun White in La Molina for 2011 FIS Snowboarding World Championships

Shaun White in La Molina for 2011 FIS Snowboarding World Championships January 12, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, Travel Tips, What's New | Read More
Less than two hours’ drive from Barcelona and in the Pyrenees’ backyard, La Molina ski resort has the privilege of hosting the 9th FIS Snowboarding World Championships. This is quite an honour for Barcelona and even more so for La Molina, especially since the recent announcement that...