diciembre 2014

Colder Times are coming, and so, warmer recipes need to appear. ;) The Tortilla de patatas also know as Spanish Omelette is an easy and common dish in Spain, usually served in bars as tapa or appetizer. Nevertheless, a big amount of Spaniards use to cook it...

Barcelona is worldwide known for its art, and its most famous artist is Antoni Gaudí. Everybody associates Barcelona with Gaudí, but there are many other great artists sometimes eclipsed with Gaudi’s shadow, like Joan Miró. Barcelona offers an interesting route around Miro’s works, of which I will...

Once again we have to ask: Are you missing Barcelona and all the delicious food that you ate in there? Or, did you visit Barcelona and forgot to taste this marvelous meal? Escalivada, is a roasted vegetable dish typical from the region of Catalonia, and also popular in...

We've all seen walking through the streets of Barcelona, the various grotesque figures (from dragons to witches), decorating the roofs of some buildings in the city. These elements are mainly found in the el Gòtic and el Born neighborhoods, in what happens to be the Old...

La Mercè, but I'm sure that you knew it beforehand, is the annual festival of Barcelona's city. Even though the festival has been celebrated since the Middle Ages when in 1687, it has been an official city holiday since 1871, when the local government first organized a program of special activities in the feast...

In Catalunya the habanera is the most emblematic song and representative from the popular festivals. Nowadays, it is difficult to find a celebration, popular festivity or similar that doesn’t include in its program an habaneras recital. Some of the habaneras have become during these late years in real anthems of...

The European Congress of Cardiology is one of the most important medical and scientific meetings in the world, and will take place one more time in La Fira Gran Via of Barcelona from August 30th to September 3rd of this year 2014. As an important city, Barcelona has hosted the European event...

As the temperatures are rising up and up during these days, what we are going to recommend you this week is a tour around Barcelona’s beaches once you finish your cultural daily activities. ;) As we are a city open to the sea (thanks God), the wide 10 different...