Archive 2008

Mahon home

Photo by Patricia Esteve

Menorcan cheese has been popular throughout the Mediterranean for centuries more

Nov 12, 2010 1:34 AM EATING AND DRINKING

Race Relations

Image by Rafa Rayes Lopez

From the archive: What Spaniards think of as just good, clean fun may seem overtly racist to people from the UK or the US more

Sep 23, 2010 4:40 PM LIVING 2 Comments

From the archive: New lives for old Barcelona tiles more

Sep 23, 2010 9:21 AM LIVING

From the archive: Ladies of the night and where men go to find them more

Sep 17, 2010 3:07 AM FEATURES

Fishing port

Photo by Rafel Royes Lopez

From the archive: Back in 2008, we asked 'What is the cost of Barcelona's new fishing port?' more

Sep 17, 2010 1:22 AM LIVING

From the archive: The number of Barcelona residents suffering from sexually transmitted diseases continues to rise more

Sep 13, 2010 7:03 PM FEATURES 2 Comments

Child catalan flag

Photo by Patricia Esteve

From the archive: Back in 2008, we found out why Catalunya celebrates September 11th more

Sep 10, 2010 12:00 AM FEATURES 6 Comments

Vintage shops home

Photo by Susana Grau

Barcelona’s range of second-hand clothes shops is small but varied more

Aug 26, 2010 7:26 PM FEATURES 3 Comments

Erotic park home

Photo by Alex Sharp

Artist Xicu Cabanyes has created an enchanted wood full of his own controversial art more

Aug 16, 2010 2:01 AM VISITING

Food in cans

Photo by Patricia Esteve

From the archive: We discover some of the tastiest food around that comes out of tins more

Aug 16, 2010 12:38 AM EATING AND DRINKING

Carmel home

Photo by Bartlomiej Molga

From the archive: we went back to Barcelona's El Carmel in 2008, where building work caused a huge chasm there in January 2005 more

Aug 12, 2010 6:47 PM FEATURES

From the archive: we met people who love the ink more

Aug 6, 2010 9:12 AM LIVING 3 Comments

From the archive: Back in 2008 we spoke to Barcelona's surfing community before they lost their waves more


Ethical foie gras

Photo by Lorenzo Vecchia

Is the phrase ’ethical foie gras’ an oxymoron? more

Jan 25, 2010 4:44 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Veronica Blume

Photo by Christian Schallert

Barcelona-based supermodel who has turned her hand to teaching yoga more

Apr 23, 2009 12:51 PM LIVING

Chupa Chups

Photo by Veikko Jumppanen

Taking a look back at notable moments that happened in Barcelona during 2008 more

Dec 1, 2008 6:35 PM LIVING

Discover holiday-season suggestions for Barcelona residents on how to give gifts that keep on giving more

Dec 1, 2008 5:51 PM LIVING

There are numerous ways to celebrate Christmas in Barcelona. Here are some tips for a Catalan, child-focused, British or environmentally-friendly festive season more

Dec 1, 2008 4:30 PM LIVING


Photo by Patricia Esteve

Catalan sausages are both delicious and varied more


You'll find a good day's skiing not too far from Barcelona more

Dec 1, 2008 1:30 PM VISITING