Shooting adverts and films in Montjuïc and Gran Via

Fira de Barcelona is also the scene of commercials and advertisements.  Fira de Barcelona’s Montjuïc and Gran Via exhibition centres not only host trade shows, congresses and other events. Throughout the year, they also provide the set for television adverts, films and publicity photo sessions. In total, over 100 adverts have been filmed. The list […]

Riera Baixa, a vintage street on Saturday mornings

The street Riera Baixa, located in the popular district of Raval, becomes Saturday morning in a vintage market. In this market alternative can be found second-hand clothing, Gothic, skate, and accessories and designs of 60, 70 and 80. Moreover also sold CDs and vinyl records that will delight collectors. If you are around walking, be […]

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Pedrera (Milà House)

La Pedrera, also known as Casa Milà (Milà House), is one of the masterpieces of Antoni Gaudí. In Barcelona, after the Sagrada Familia, is probably the most visited monument and admired. It is also one of the key points of Barcelona’s Modernist route. The wonderful monument of La Pedrera is located in the famous Passeig […]

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Poble Espanyol in Barcelona

Poble Espanyol in Barcelona is an outdoor museum. It shows the variety of popular Spanish architecture (and culture) with very different buildings, shops and restaurants combined in perfect harmony. The Poble Espanyol was built for the 1929 Barcelona International Exposition. It is currently one of the main tourist attractions in the city and in the […]

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Park Güell

If you come to visit Barcelona and you like Gaudi, be sure to visit Park Güell. Located on the top of the Gràcia district, Park Güell is a landscaped park designed by the architect Antoni Gaudí and full of architectural elements Gaudi-style. In fact, if you complete the Modernist route in Barcelona, this is a […]

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Music Festivals in Summer

There is no better time to enjoy the music that summer, so we offer a list of Music Festivals in Barcelona in the summer, to enjoy the good weather and at the same time, the best music. Music for all tastes: Electronic, pop, indie, jazz, punk, folk, flamenco and more.Do not miss it and enjoy […]

Santa Caterina market

If in a previous post I talked about visiting the market of La Boqueria market now talk of Santa Caterina, a command Born, very fashionable neighborhood. The first thing that attract attention of the market of Santa Caterina is its corrugated roof and colorful. The roof is attached to the building by a wooden structure, and […]

Sant Joan Night- 23th June

Summer solstice is comming and also the shortest night of the year: Sant Joan (Saint John). In Barcelona, this night of the year we celebrate Sant Joan Feast. The celebrations takes place on 23 June at night, but the actual feast day is on the 24 June. In Sant Joan night, Barcelona celebrate the start of the summer. […]

Next week, MIHealth will debates on healthcare management of the future

From June 26th to 28th, health experts are meeting up in MIHealth Forum, the benchmark event for clinical innovation and health management, where knowledge and experiences are shared towards the greater efficiency of the health system International experts will be talking about new organisational and technological solutions that help improve healthcare quality and management. MIHealth is […]

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Sagrada Familia, the unfinished work of Antoni Gaudi

The expiatory Temple of the Sagrada Familia is one of the most famous monuments of Barcelona, arguably the most famous. Also known as the Cathedral of the poor and was the work of Antonio Gaudí. Begun in 1882, still is under construction (June 2013). It is a still unfinished work. In 1926, on the death […]