Month: November 2017


Best restaurants to have calcots in Barcelona

Winter may be the coldest and least exciting season world over except in Catalonia because when winter comes, so do calcots! Calcots are essentially traditional green onions which in Catalonia are more than just onions. They are originally from Valls in Tarragona, which is located to the south of Barcelona. These vegetables are seasonal, often harvested […]

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The 5 Best Korean Restaurants in Barcelona

The gastronomic scene in Barcelona is top notch, but it’s not all about the tapas and traditional Spanish food here in the Catalan capital. Barcelona also has plenty to offer in terms of international cuisine. It’s easy to find food from all over the world in this dynamic, cosmopolitan city. So if you’re looking for […]

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Swing Classes in Gràcia

While swing dancing is often associated with the early to mid-1900’s when it evolved alongside the jazz era, the dance form is still going strong today if you know where to look. Here in Barcelona, there are several dance schools that offer swing dancing classes on a regular basis and host swing dancing events throughout […]

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The Best French Restaurants in Barcelona

Being so close to the French border here in Catalonia, it’s no surprise that you can find great French food in Barcelona. With many French restaurants and crêperies to choose from in the city center, you’re in luck next time you have a craving for some delicious French cuisine. So if you’re looking for the […]

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Barcelona Improv Group Festival 2019

Barcelona’s biggest comedy event is back, with some of the world’s best improv comedians on stage right here at The BIG IF, one of Europe’s largest English language improv festivals, running from November 6th to 9th. 200 improvisers from more than 20 countries will take to the stage across 4 nights to deliver 16 original […]

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VO Cines in Barcelona

In 1895, moviemaking made its way to Barcelona when the city hosted the first Spanish film exhibition. Within the next twenty years, Barcelona would become the center of Spain’s growing film industry until the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War. After the war, cinema, censored or not, continued to flourish in the city’s various theatres and continues to do so […]

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Discover Aqua Body Studio

Opened in March 2017, the Aqua Body Studio is the first indoor aqua biking venue in Barcelona. The aim for the new studio is to add a touch of calm and serenity to an otherwise hectic day. The whole studio has been specially designed to create a unique and pampering experience for each one of […]

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Barcelona Wine Tours

Illustrious travel writer Duncan Rhodes, the man behind leading city guides Barcelona Life and Urban Travel Blog has launched an exciting new venture: Barcelona Wine Tours. With this latest project, Duncan draws on his extensive knowledge of the world of Catalan wines to bring together a selection of food and wine tasting activities. The hand selected experiences reach […]

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