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November desert beach

5 reasons to visit Barcelona in November, December or January

How about a few days of sunshine to break up the monotony of winter? Barcelona is a fabulous place to visit in November, December or...

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Pedrera 11 september Diada

11th of September, Catalonia’s national holiday

Catalonia's national holiday! September 11th is the day the region celebrates its values, institutions and traditions. A real concentration of local culture!...

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Castells: traditional human towers, a Catalan symbol

Castells are human towers that make up an integral part of Catalan culture. Do not miss the chance to see them during your stay! ...

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Martinez restaurant terrace

Restaurant Martinez: relaxed atmosphere and typical Catalan cuisine

The Martinez is in an idyllic setting with a sea view and typical Catalan cuisine. Book a table to find out for yourself!...

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Easter weekend chocolate

Easter weekend in Barcelona: our 3-day holiday plan

Easter in Barcelona is buzzing. Between parties, food and tradition, there is plenty for a very busy weekend. ...

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Where to buy good handmade turrón in Barcelona?

In Spain you traditionally eat turrón during the holidays. Here are some hints for buying the best handmade turrón in Barcelona! ...

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Christmas holidays

Festivals and holidays in Barcelona: everything you need to know to plan your trip

Holidays in Barcelona are a chance to get closer to Catalan culture and to enjoy huge festivals and free activities. Enjoy!...

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festes majors City Hall

Barcelona’s Festes Majors: a calendar of unmissable neighbourhood festivals

Free, popular, congenial, the Festes Majors are a way to have a great time while learning about Catalan culture! ...

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sardana cathedral

The Catalan Sardana: a guide to getting off on the right foot

Leave the flamenco to the Andalucians. In Catalonia you dance the sardana! Traditional and friendly, it is really worth a look. ...

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