Aminah Barnes


Aminah graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with a degree in Sociology, then travelled in South America and Italy before relocating to Barcelona. She started as an English teacher, and after working as an editorial assistant for Metropolitan, has become a client care manager at the magazine. Having always had a keen interest in culture, Aminah enjoys getting to know Barcelona and its people a little better every day.

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Dec 7, 2017 3:26 PM Business & Working

This year, the Festa Major de Gràcia celebrates its 200th anniversary. more

Aug 7, 2017 2:42 PM FEATURES

There are plenty more beaches to track down outside the city. more

Jul 3, 2017 4:18 PM FEATURES

Barcelona has everything in place to receive refugees but very few have arrived and frustration is growing. more

May 5, 2017 12:43 PM FEATURES

Aminah Barnes speaks to Australian sculptor Lawrence Wolfgang Beck. more

Dec 23, 2016 11:36 PM FEATURES

Here’s our list of some of the best hairdressers in Barcelona that provide services in English. more

Dec 1, 2016 2:43 PM FEATURES

A quick guide to some of the best bars in the bohemian Born district. more

Nov 7, 2016 3:08 PM IN THE CITY

Running through the heart of Sant Gervasi, this street is teeming with local spirit and plenty of shops, cafes and restaurants for whiling away the time. more

Nov 1, 2016 3:34 PM IN THE CITY

Nestled within the busy Gothic Quarter, this neighbourly street boasts a friendly, bohemian vibe. more

Oct 1, 2016 12:00 AM IN THE CITY