22nd Mar 2013
parc ciutadella barcelona

Parc de la Ciutadella Barcelona

  East of La Ribera and north of la Barceloneta, the gentle Parc de la Ciutadella makes a fine antidote to the noise and bustle of the city.   After...

Memorable quotes about Barcelona

  ¬†HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN Visits Barcelona on 1862, and says : ” We crossed spacious streets, with building resembling¬†¬† palaces, in La Rambla promenade ; the shops were well illuminated...

11th Feb 2013
Barcelona Flamenco tablao

Flamenco in Barcelona

Although quite a few important flamenco artists grew up in the barris of Barcelona, opportunities for seeing good performances of this essentially Andalucian dance and music are limited. A few...

11th Feb 2013
Barcelona for children

Barcelona for children

There’s plenty to interest kids, from street theatre on La Rambla to the beaches. Transport is good, many attractions are huddled fairly close together and children are generally welcome in...