Archive 2016

For 20 years, Barcelona Metropolitan has reported the city's changes and its inevitable highs and lows. more

Dec 5, 2016 11:51 AM IN THE CITY

This month, Barcelona Metropolitan Magazine celebrates in 20th anniversary. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:49 PM IN THE CITY


Photo by Patricia Esteve

To celebrate our 20th anniversary, Metropolitan founder Esther Jones spoke to Richard Schweid, writer and first editor of Barcelona Metropolitan Magazine. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:30 PM IN THE CITY

This simple, light Middle Eastern-inspired dessert is the perfect end to a heavy meal. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:25 PM Recipes

This month Miquel Hudin tastes wines at the annual Catalan wine award 'Els Premis Vinari'. more


Barcelona resident and professional life coach, Sam Mednick, has a few helpful hints for those thinking about investing in property. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:18 PM Coaching column

Nestled between La Rambla and Portal de l’Àngel, this tranquil street, home to Metropolitan, features some of our favourite haunts. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:13 PM IN THE CITY

No phone. No email. Keep your fingers crossed you get a table. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:09 PM Restaurant reviews


Photo courtesy of Curso Escribà Academy

A short guide to culinary courses in Barcelona and beyond. more

Dec 2, 2016 1:07 PM Travel

Vegetarian cuisine on point. more

Dec 1, 2016 2:57 PM Restaurant reviews

Club Ich Bin offers a wide range of yoga classes ranging from the amateur level to advanced, as well as therapies and classes. more

Dec 1, 2016 2:11 PM IN THE CITY

Enjoy creative cuisine, experimental cocktails and exciting live performances at this trendy new spot in Sant Antoni. more


Piece your way out of a locked room in under an hour with just a few friends to help you at this new escape room. more

Dec 1, 2016 2:07 PM IN THE CITY

Give the crowded high streets a wide berth and fill your bags with locally-produced goodies this December. more

Dec 1, 2016 1:57 PM IN THE CITY

La Rambla’s human statues are taking on the city council as they demand a change in regulations. more

Dec 1, 2016 1:19 PM IN THE CITY

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 IN THE CITY


Photos by Annabel Warley

When she’s not working hard or travelling the globe, Metropolitan's life coach Sam appreciates being able to unwind in her cosy rooftop apartment in the Gothic Quarter. more

Dec 1, 2016 1:07 PM IN THE CITY

The most festive season is here, so get into the spirit by taking a wander through some of Barcelona’s best Christmas markets. more

Dec 1, 2016 12:55 PM THINGS TO DO

Creative cocktails, retro music and impressive decor on offer at this exciting new bar in Gràcia. more

Dec 1, 2016 12:39 PM EATING AND DRINKING

A welcomed gastronomic revival. more

Nov 1, 2016 3:38 PM Restaurant reviews

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