11 spas where you can relax and unwind
We put a lot of effort into finding Barcelona’s best spas. A tough job, but someone had to do it...
Best picnic spots
Find a patch of green, spread out your blanket, and enjoy the pleasure of feasting outside
City markets: The top ten
Barcelona boasts 39 fresh food markets – here are some of the most popular to get your taste buds going
Unique Barcelona tours
Your guide to out-of-the-ordinary tours to give you a taste of Barcelona’s true charm
What's on in Barcelona
Enjoy summer in Catalonia
10 ways to discover Catalan culture and tradition
These ten experiences will help you get to know Catalan traditions linked to work and leisure
10 gourmet getaways in Catalonia
Feast on these ideas to satisfy even the most demanding of palates and have a great time to boot
10 family getaways around Catalonia
Get in on these activities for the whole family, from the youngest to those who have reached a certain age
10 adventure getaways around Catalonia
If you're in the mood for something exciting and new while you explore Catalonia, these ideas are for you
10 nature getaways in Catalonia
Nature is ever-present in Catalonia, and if you want to explore it, you've got a thousand and one options to choose from
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This week and beyond
La Mercè 2016: Fabra i Coats
Factory of creativity Fabra i Coats hosts part of the concert programme during La Mercè and, in line with the venue's innovative character, it becomes...
La Mercè 2016: The Ciutadella at night
Light, technology, mappings, urban dances, Parisian artists... These are just some of what's on in the Parc de la Ciutadella at night during the city's Festa...
Festival of la Mercè 2016
La Mercè is one of Barcelona's patron saints (the other being Santa Eulàlia), and her feast day on September 24 is a useful excuse for...
La Mercè 2016: Mapping projections on the City Hall façade. 'Colorama'
The façade of the Ajuntament (City Hall) is transformed into a screen for mapping projections during the Mercè festivities, which this year are...
La Mercè 2016: The Ciutadella by day
Whether you speak fluent French or you can only say 'oui', everyone is welcome to the Parc de la Ciutadella where artists and performers from Paris,...
La Mercè 2016: Traditional celebrations
Most of the traditional celebrations of La Mercè are on this year on Saturday the 24th and Sunday the 25th. Saturday starts off with the traditional...