Christmas business hours shopping 2015- 2016

Christmas is next to the sales, the time of year when most shops visited for various holiday shopping. Shops and businesses, knowing the different habits of customers at this time of year, expanding their shopping hours at Christmas (and previous weeks) for maximum ease our purchases. As such, it is clear that we will get the […]

Shopping hours in Christmas (Barcelona)

Christmas is next to the sales, the time of year when most shops visited for various holiday shopping. Shops and businesses, knowing the different habits of customers at this time of year, expanding their shopping hours at Christmas (and previous weeks) for maximum ease our purchases. As such, it is clear that we will get the […]

Visit Sagrada Familia Free in October

Days ago we announced on our Twitter (BCN_City_Hotels) that this year’s Sagrada Familia can not be visited for free during the celebrations of the Mercè, which itself could take years . Although the Twitter account of the Sagrada Familia not we denied it at any time (after several questions by Twitter), at the end on […]

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Musical fireworks in Mercè

Mercè Festival 2015 come to its end and this year they will on Thursday September 24, day of the Mercè. And, like every year, the event that will put an end to the festivities will be the long awaited Fireworks. Mercè Fireworks is, as the name suggests, a show that combines fireworks with music, a real sight […]

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NON STOP Metro: 18, 23 and 24 September

On the occasion of the celebrations of Mercè Festival, which I already explained that this year marks a week earlier than usual, underground service will overtime for we can all move calmly schedules. On Friday 18 and Wednesday 23 and Thursday 24 September, the Barcelona metro runs 24 hours non-stop. There will be uninterrupted service. Remember that […]

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Mapping in Barcelona Council during Mercè Festival

Another activity that score high on the Feast of Mercy is the mapping of Barcelona City Council. A show with projections on the facade of the City Council this year must see the big plane that was installed in the park of the Ciutadella. The mapping tells the story of a sidereal passengers arriving to […]

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Brazilian Day in Barcelona

Want to enjoy a day to the rhythm of Samba in Barcelona? On September 6 the Barcelona Brazil Day and the Brazilian culture festival will be celebrated in the Forum Park, from 12 AM to 11PM,. There will be many cariocas activities. The entrance to Brazil Day 2015 in Barcelona is free, but obliged to make a mandatory consumption […]

Wine and Cava Festival

A few weeks before the beginning of Barcelona Mercè Festival, we have to talk about  about Wine and Cava Festival Barcelona, which this year will also take place at the Arc de Triomphe (Arc de Triomf), on Passeig Lluís Companys, from September 19 to 24. In the Wine and Cava Festival Barcelona 2013 will present the […]

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Walking the most legendary cemeteries in Barcelona

Are you one of those people who love to visit cemeteries and all art, history and legends that are in them? Although Barcelona is not Paris, here you can take a tour of the cemeteries of Barcelona, ​​specifically for the Montjuïc Cemetery and the mythical Poble Nou Cemetery. The routes are organized by the Barcelona City […]

La Traviata comes back to Barcelona

Verdi’s La Traviata returns to the most famous theater in Barcelona from 8 to 18 July 2015. La Traviata is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas (son) The Lady of the Camellias (1852), though not directly but through a stage adaptation. Originally titled as Violetta, the main […]