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Twenty-first-century architecture in Barcelona. more

Oct 1, 2017 12:00 AM IN THE CITY

There’s no shortage of culture or history in this charming French town. more

Sep 3, 2017 10:44 PM Weekend away

Gaudí’s orientalist gem is on track to open as a museum this autumn. more

Aug 3, 2017 1:10 PM FEATURES

The Ajuntament says the Sagrada Família staircase is 'not a priority' after setbacks. more

Jul 18, 2017 12:06 PM In the City

Remnants of a discreet code that once marked the city’s brothels remain hidden in corners of the Born. more

Jul 11, 2017 11:48 AM History

This year the city celebrates Josep Puig i Cadafalch, one of its most important, but often overlooked, architects. more

May 8, 2017 12:05 AM FEATURES

1930's Raval posed a challenge for the city’s developers. Le Corbusier was in favour of a radical solution. more

Dec 1, 2016 1:12 PM FEATURES

This architectural jewel, shrouded in mystery for more than 100 years, opens its doors to visitors. more

Aug 10, 2016 5:57 PM In the City

This beautifully illustrated, city-inspired stocking filler goes on sale today. more

Nov 24, 2015 5:55 PM In the City

Look up—there’s a revolution happening on the city’s rooftops. more

May 25, 2015 7:04 PM FEATURES 1 Comments

If you’ve already visited Antoni Gaudí’s most famous Barcelona landmarks, it’s time to venture a little further afield. more

Mar 31, 2015 3:53 PM TRAVEL

Glòries is changing, and the recently opened Disseny Hub is at the heart of the action. more

Feb 4, 2015 5:37 PM FEATURES

If you can’t face another trip to the Sagrada Familia with visiting family, it’s time to take them off the beaten track and explore some of the city’s lesser-known Modernista architecture. more

Aug 28, 2014 2:07 PM Things To Do

Hospital Sant Pau

Photo by Lorenzo Vecchia

After four years of painstaking restoration work, the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau finally reopened its elaborate gates to the public in March this year. more

Jun 30, 2014 10:30 PM FEATURES

Catalan Modernisme Museum in Barcelona

Discover more about Barcelona's emblematic Modernista designs at this city centre museum more

Apr 25, 2013 12:00 AM POSTCARDS FROM BARCELONA

Barcelona Cathedral

No, not that one. Centuries before Antoni Gaudí even thought about constructing a modern-day temple in Barcelona, a magnificent Gothic cathedral was built in the city centre. more

Apr 18, 2013 12:00 AM POSTCARDS FROM BARCELONA

Parc Güell

Discover Gaudi's outdoor oasis that provides fabulous views of Barcelona more

Oct 24, 2012 11:00 AM POSTCARDS FROM BARCELONA

Palau de la Música Catalana

Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Palau de la Música Catalana, a music hall built in 1908 that still plays host to the most talented musicians of the world more

Nov 15, 2011 1:47 PM POSTCARDS FROM BARCELONA

Mark Burry

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Despite living thousands of miles from Barcelona, New Zealander Mark Burry is one of the principal architects working to decipher Gaudí’s ideas for the Sagrada Família more

Sep 28, 2011 12:00 AM FEATURES

We all know about Ildefons Cerdà’s Eixample design, but other plans including a metro system, electric clocks at every crossroads and large-scale sewers were ignored by authorities more

Jul 29, 2011 11:46 PM FEATURES

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