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Gay Events in Barcelona

Posted in G&L

As one of the most gay friendly cities in the world, Barcelona has even got dedicated areas for its gay and lesbian communities. So much is the vibrant life in this city that there are annual events celebrated every year. Depending on the time of year, you find yourself in Barcelona experiencing one of these oustanding events.

Here are some of the events you can expect to experience during the year:

Gay Barcelona - A Short Guide

Posted in G&L

Barcelona is known as one of the most famous gay places in the world. The Catalan capital is very gay-friendly offering many annual events. Plus the local Spanish community accepts gay families, since Spain is on the list of countries where they allow gay marriage.

The main gay area in Barcelona is Eixample where gay clubs, bars, hotels and restaurants are located. Also, there are many vacation apartments in Barcelona, which are perfectly suited for gay couples and have a great location in the beautiful and modern part of the city.

Free Museums Days in Barcelona

Posted in General Information

Want to enjoy all the culture Barcelona has to offer and for a good price? Then, we recommend to go visit a museum on free museum days.

Take advantage of this opportunity to stroll through Barcelona's museums and discover more of its heritage. Check the list we prepared with the days one can enter the museums for free in Barcelona. Don't miss out.

Multilingual Bookstores in Barcelona

Posted in General Information

English is just one of many languages one will find in this city's bookstores. Barcelona has become a multicultural city over the years, with a constant flow of immigration from many countries. Because of this, there has been a raising demand of multilingual books, not only for the tourists, but for the large amount of foreign student from all the successful business schools as well as the Erasmus students from all over the continent.

Keep in mind that finding books about the city of Barcelona, Catalan and Spanish culture in divers different languages is easier than finding the ones regarding other subjects.

Check out our list with multilingual bookstore in Barcelona.

How Parc güell nearly destroyed Gaudìs career

Posted in Culture & Tourism

Park Güell is now one of the most spectacular sights of Barcelona, with millions of visitors flocking to see the hallucinogenic organic architectural features of architect Gaudìs creation.

In 1900, Count Eusebi Güell bought land in order to build a small, exclusive housing development. Güell planned to build dozens of houses and flip them for a profit, and hired Antonio Gaudì, the hottest architect around, to oversee the project. But it was an unmitigated disaster, and only two houses were built.

Best Shopping streets in Barcelona

Posted in Shopping

Barcelona is a shopper's paradise, full of shops, enormous shopping malls. The most important shopping streets you can find around the city center are listed below.

There is a map with all further mentioned streets in the end of the article.

Best 3 clubs to visit in Barcelona

Posted in Going out

In Barcelona, there are many clubs, bars and discos, so we have devised a list of the 3 best clubs to visit.

These three locations would be recommended when going out, so don't miss out on them if you want a proper experience of Barcelona's nightlife.

Barcelona nightlife tips

Posted in Going out

Barcelona is well-known for its nightlife and amazing parties. Every night, there is something going on in town. In fact, the city is rich with hip clubs, outdoor discotheques and relaxing lounge bars.

We offer you a few tips regarding Barcelona's nightlife, such as dresscode, drinks, prices, etc. So if are interested in partying here, there are some things you must know.

Best Bakeries in Raval

Posted in Gastronomy

Longing for warm freshly baked bread, cakes or another sort of sweets? Check out our list of the best bakeries in the Raval district, where you can find some of the most delicious pastries of the area. They might be few, but they are the best. Discover them all and pick your favorite.

App Guides of Barcelona

Posted in General Information



Nowadays we live in a world of technology and we cannot imagine our life without Internet and gadgets.

Sometimes when you travel it can be very useful to have some support to find out what to visit and where to stay.

Applications for Android, Apple, etc., can really help you to get a lot of information and to make your holiday visit easier. So we've prepared a short list of some of the top apps for tourist in Barcelona.

A night out in Barcelona

Posted in Going out

Barcelona is a city that never sleeps. Restaurants, bars and nightclubs are widely present in the city. The Spanish have a habit of eating late, drinking late and going out until the early morning.

Dinner is around 9 pm and drinks are around 1, because of this, most bars will be open until 2/3. Afterwards, lots of people hit the clubs, especially in the weekends. However, clubs and disco's are open before midnight, but they won't be crowded until after.

To find a good places to have drinks, eat or go out in the neighborhood where you are staying, we've made a list of the best places in each area.

Boutique Apartments

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- What are Boutique Apartments?

Boutique apartments are a new trend in the real estate market. Boutique is defined by Oxford Dictionary as “a business that serves a sophisticated or specialized clientele”. Within this definition lies the meaning of Boutique Apartment. It is a small, unique and luxurious space.