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All-i-oli, typical sauce in Barcelona and Catalonia

All-i-oli sauce is typical in Barcelona and Catalonia. Its name means “garlic and oil” and is a typical sauce in many places of the Mediterranean. The all-i-oli is often used as an accompaniment to some of the dishes, especially preparations of fish or shellfish How do you cook all-i-oli? The all-i-oli is prepared with garlic […]

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The narrowest street in Barcelona

Although Barcelona is a big city also has small and narrow streets, some very small and narrow. Today we talk about the narrowest street in Barcelona. The narrowest street in Barcelona has name of insect. It is called Carrer de les Mosques (Street of the Flies). The narrowest part of the street is 1.48 meters, […]

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Patatas bravas, a classic tapa in Barcelona

In other posts we have already spoken of the typical tapas in Barcelona. But today we speak of a tapa you will see in all bars and restaurants where you go to eat or drink: patatas bravas. Patatas bravas are shaped chips usually served with a sauce called “brave” and that each place has different […]

Luxury shopping near Barcelona: Roca Village

If you are several days in Barcelona and one morning you want to shopping well priced luxury items you have to visit La Roca Village. La Roca Village offers design leading brands at highly discounted prices. The place is designed in a typical architectural style of the last century Catalan village. In addtion, La Roca […]

MACBA Barcelona: Museum of Contemporary Art

MACBA (Museum of Contemporary Art of Barcelona) is undoubtedly one of the most famous museums in Barcelona. It has more than 5,000 works on display and is a place worth visiting if you like art . The MACBA building is very modern and is particularly striking for two reasons. First, by its size and its […]

Chocolate Museum in Barcelona

Do you like chocolate? That’s good! Now imagine a whole museum of chocolate! Today we write about the chocolate museum which is located in the ancient convent of Saint Augustine, in Comerç Street 36. The Chocolate Museum is an initiative of the Confectionery Guild of Barcelona. The Chocolate Museum, in addition to produce us really […]

Artisan food fair in Plaça del Pi

Although Barcelona is a big city, many times its greatest charm lies in small things or traditional. For this reason the artisanal food fair Plaça del Pi is a curious place to visit. The artisanal food fair Plaça del Pi the first and third Friday, Saturday and Sunday of every month. It is an initiative […]

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L’Olivé Restaurant: Eating at Barcelona center

Since we opened and restyled this blog again we had not write any post about any restaurant, and we are sure that you will love to know where to eat in Barcelona. Today we start writing about restaurant l’Olivé, a good place to eat in Barcelona center. The restaurant l’Olivé is located in Balmes Street […]

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Dragons in Barcelona: Drakcelona

Do you like dragons? You’re in luck! Discover all the Dragons in Barcelona with Drakcelona, an app for Android and iOS (Apple) that allows you to explore Barcelona taking you to every corner where you can find images and figures of dragons. In fact the mobile application was created as a result of the book […]

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Hotels near Barraquer hospital in Barcelona

Many people go the prestigious Barraquer Hospital in Barcelona every year, so today we want to talk about two hostels near Barraquer Clinic, because if you go to the famous eye center with family or friends, it is very probably you need one accommodation close to Barraquer Hospital for comfort during the days of medical […]