Cooking with the experts

Not sure what to do with the exotic vegetables on show at the market? Want to know the secret of a good escalivada? Tie your apron on and take a journey through the world of Mediterranean gastronomy with a hands-on cooking workshop. more »


Guillermo Martí Ceballos, admirer of German Expressionism and French Fauvism, exhibits his collection of paintings full of colour and life in April. more »

The Vintage Route

A whistle stop tour of the best vintage shops in Barcelona. By Hannah Thompson. more »


A fantasy vision in which Starewitch, Svankmajer and the Quay Brothers come together for an exhibition exploring their eccentric universes more »

An homage to catalan painter, Joan Ponç with a selection of his works representing the different stages of Joan Ponç’s tormented life more »

One of the city's most iconic festivals, the Guitar Festival Barcelona celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. more »

Retracing the ideas and works of a group of architects whose actions contributed to the consolidation of a vernacular form of modern aesthetics under the Franco regime more »

  • Toned Tushes and Tanning

    Hot town, summer in the city! Well… not quite yet, but the words ‘beach’ and ‘roof terrace’ are gradually beginning to creep into conversation, and today I caught a little whiff of that Barcelona summer smell that envelopes the city during the season

    Apr 13, 2014 PICKLES AND PATATAS

  • Tapantoni

    It has been at the top of the trendiest districts of Barcelona for a long time. The increase of charming and full-of-personality spots has turned it into a breeding ground for gastronomic trends and a cosy meeting point of those who escape from

    Apr 11, 2014 The Foodie Moleskine

  • The Early Years: Sleep Deprivation

    (or Bring on the All-nighters) Dragging my weary feet behind me as I traipsed up and down the hallway, I desperately tried to keep my eyes open while half-heartedly muttering lullabies through gritted teeth.

    Apr 11, 2014 ME AND MY BOY

  • A Single Mum in Barcelona

    October 2002: “Come back…” she whispered seductively. “Please come back….” As I looked out over the sprawling city beneath me from the aeroplane window, I promised I would someday, somehow make my way back to her; my beautiful city of Barcelona.

    Apr 9, 2014 ME AND MY BOY

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