> Gaudí

Colònia Güell, a Gaudí jewel outside Barcelona

Colònia Güell, a Gaudí jewel outside Barcelona

Colònia Güell is probably one of the lesser known Gaudí projects in Barcelona, the location is not as convenient as i is outside Barcelona city, in Santa Coloma de Cervelló. If you have visited Barce…

Güell Pavilions

Güell Pavilions

The Güell Pavilions are on Avinguda Pedralbes and were incredibly innovative at the time. They are very colourful buildings and the star of it with no doubt is the  giant mythological dragon that is …

Torre Bellesguard, the lesser known Gaudí masterpiece

Torre Bellesguard, the lesser known Gaudí masterpiece

Torre Bellesguard is probably one of the lesser known Gaudí's masterpieces, the Casa Bellesguard is located at the foot of Collserola and has magnificent views of Barcelona city. This is why the ho…

> Spas

Barcelona traditional chinese medicine

Barcelona traditional chinese medicine

Barcelona will have the biggest hospital dedicated to Chinese traditional medicine in Europe, becoming the centre of this discipline in the continent. The project consists of a hospital dedicated to …

Mayan Luxury spa in Barcelona

Mayan Luxury spa in Barcelona

Mayan luxury spa is known to be one of the best spas in Europe and has won the world luxury spa awards every year since 2012. The spa is inspired by the Mayan culture, traditional treatments combined…

Bali Spirit: massages and treatments in Barcelona

Bali Spirit: massages and treatments in Barcelona

If you are looking for a balinese massage in Barcelona, Bali Spirit is your place, a relaxing spot in Barcelona's city center that has more than 20 different types of Balinese massages. You can fee…

> Courses

Yoga in Barcelona

Yoga in Barcelona

Barcelona is a metropolitan city and any trend that starts to be popular internationally ends up coming in Barcelona, yoga has become a popular practice in the city among other disciplines like pilat…

Fitomims DIY cosmetics: make your own facial cream!

Fitomims DIY cosmetics: make your own facial cream!

What caught my eye first is that Fitomims, a company who sells diy cosmetic packages uses only Mediterranean plants. Sometimes, we are so corrupted by the exotism of ingredients that come from ot…

A macrobiotic cuisine course at Cookiteca

A macrobiotic cuisine course at Cookiteca

I was interested in doing a cooking course in Barcelona, I love food and I have fun cooking so it is always a good idea to learn more about new recipes, different kinds of food etc... My course at co…

> FC Barcelona

Canaletes fountain: celebrate Barça victories there!

Canaletes fountain: celebrate Barça victories there!

Canaletes fountain is a symbol in Barcelona city and famous to be the meeting place for locals and visitors to celebrate the victories of Barça, Football club Barcelona. The fountain has become one o…

How to buy tickets for the Camp Nou

How to buy tickets for the Camp Nou

Tickets for matches at Barcelona FC is what football lovers who visit Barcelona are after. Even if you haven't plan to purchase tickets for a football match in the city, the Camp Nou has seats for mo…

FCB Camp Nou Museum

FCB Camp Nou Museum

The FC Barcelona museum opened in the Camp Nou on 1984 when Josep Lluís Nuñez was the president of the club and later on, in 2000 the Museum was renamed as Nuñez museum. On 2010 the museum went throu…

> Shopping

The first Free bookshop in barcelona

The first Free bookshop in barcelona

The first free bookshop has arrived into Barcelona, they are an association with the aim to promote the culture without money, their first project is the first free bookshop in Catalonia.They get boo…

Maremagnum: shopping centre opened on Sundays

Maremagnum: shopping centre opened on Sundays

The Maremagnum is a shopping centre located in the old harbour in Barcelona. It is the only shopping centre opened on Sundays 365 days a year, which makes it easier for foreigners to do their last bu…

La Maquinista the biggest an open air shopping centre

La Maquinista the biggest an open air shopping centre

The shopping centre called La Maquinista is an open-air mall, the only one of this kind in Barcelona and the biggest in Catalonia. There are more than 200 stores in this spread out complex, if you pl…

> Activities

Barcelona sketching: see the city through sketchts

Barcelona sketching: see the city through sketchts

Sketching has been very trendy nowadays, and artists and tourists are sketching the cities they visit, Barcelona could be no different and sketching in Barcelona has become popular. Sketching is a ne…

Hotels terrace week 2016 in Barcelona

Hotels terrace week 2016 in Barcelona

Every year the hotel terrace week in Barcelona offers a wide variety of activities to do in the city in the hotel terraces. This year 2016, the hotel terrace week is from 3rd June until 10th June, an…

Liceu, enjoy Opera in Barcelona

Liceu, enjoy Opera in Barcelona

The Liceu in Barcelona is the Opera house  in the city, it is also called the Gran Teatre del Liceu and it is located in La Rambla in Barcelona. It has been opened for some centuries now, it was inau…

> Festivals

Gay Pride 2016 in Barcelona

Gay Pride 2016 in Barcelona

The Gay pride in Barcelona in 2016 starts on 8th July and finishes on 10th July. The pride starts with a parade on Saturday afternoon from 17:00h, in Avinguda Paral·lel and Passeig Colom and the Prid…

Liceu, enjoy Opera in Barcelona

Liceu, enjoy Opera in Barcelona

The Liceu in Barcelona is the Opera house  in the city, it is also called the Gran Teatre del Liceu and it is located in La Rambla in Barcelona. It has been opened for some centuries now, it was inau…

BAM (Barcelona Acció Musical)

BAM (Barcelona Acció Musical)

Barcelona Acció Musical (BAM) is a music festival that is celebrated at the same time as La Mercè, gathers different artists from all over the world. The BAM was born in 1993, and since then y…

> Monuments

Casa de les Punxes: Modernism by Puig i Cadafalch

Casa de les Punxes: Modernism by Puig i Cadafalch

Casa de les Punxes or also called Casa Terradas is a building design by the modernist architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch. The house is located right in the Diagonal Avenue, one of the most important on…

Venetian towers Plaça Espanya

Venetian towers Plaça Espanya

Plaça Espanya is one of the main squares in the city, although is not a pedestrian is in the Sants city center, with Las Arenas shopping Centre, the MNAC and the Barcelona Fair all in the same square…

Arc de triomf: a triumphal arch in Barcelona!

Arc de triomf: a triumphal arch in Barcelona!

The Arc de Triomf in Barcelona, is a triumphal arch in Barcelona that was built as the main access gate for the 1888 Barcelona World Fair by architect Josep Vilaseca i Casanovas.The arch is built in …

> Museums

MNAC: the National Museum of Art!

MNAC: the National Museum of Art!

The MNAC, the National Museum of Art of Catalonia is a museum that groups together the most important Catalan art in the world going from the Romanic to nowadays art.The museum is located in the Nati…

Design museum in Barcelona

Design museum in Barcelona

The design museum in Barcelona, is an independent museum dedicated to the decorative arts, ceramic, and textile as well as graphic arts. The Museum is located in the Design Hub Building in Plaça les …

Wax Musem in Barcelona

Wax Musem in Barcelona

Barcelona's wax museum called Museu de Cera is located at the end of La Rambla in Barcelona since the 19th century in an incredible palace and inside there are the most important figures of history i…

> Free things to do

Ciutadella Park: discover the green lung of Barcelona

Ciutadella Park: discover the green lung of Barcelona

Ciutadella Park is the lung of Barcelona, but it is definitely not as any other park in the city. The Ciutadella used to be a military facility that was built in XVII century by Felip V but it was de…

The most beautiful Barcelona floors: tiles and colors!

The most beautiful Barcelona floors: tiles and colors!

When we walk through a city we normally look up to see the buildings and what surrounds you but what about looking down? A new phenomenon called selffeet has appeared, a selfie of your own feet but n…

Beaches in Barcelona: guide of beaches in the city

Beaches in Barcelona: guide of beaches in the city

Barcelona is a city opened to the sea, there are almost 5km of beach with fine sand and not very deep waters. It is important to note that Barcelona beaches are accessible by people with reduced mobi…

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