August 2009

Wild Barcelona: Summer Sounds home

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Barcelona's skies quieten down in August but you can still hear the unmistakable bubbling call of the bee-eaters more

Dec 21, 2010 2:08 PM , FEATURES

Laid-back barbecue with one of the best views in Barcelona more

Aug 1, 2009 10:38 PM EATING AND DRINKING

L’Auca is an excellent place to experience traditional rib-sticking Catalan food brought into the 21st century more


Both the building that houses the Francisco Godia Foundation and the collection it encloses are well worth a visit more

Aug 1, 2009 10:00 AM LIVING 1 Comments

Don’t limit yourself to crowded city beaches, when some great seaside alternatives are a short train ride away. more

Aug 1, 2009 8:00 AM , FEATURES 3 Comments

It may seem like no one is working this month, but look twice and you’ll see many people making it easier for us to relax more

Jul 29, 2009 1:00 AM Business & Working

Metropolitan talks to world champion Andrea Wheatley in a spare moment that she is not practicing her stick fighting skills more

Jul 27, 2009 2:44 PM FEATURES

Each month we throw the spotlight on a reader who is embarking on a new challenge, preparing for a special event or has an unusual hobby. This month we talk to US teacher Ron Rosenow about his short documentary The Language of Should, which explores more

Jul 27, 2009 2:37 PM FEATURES