August 2013

August 2013

It's still summer and you find yourself in Barcelona searching for some time to relax—We have a range of relaxing options for you to enjoy this this month, whether you need a lunchtime break from the office or inspiration for fun at the beach. more

Aug 23, 2013 1:13 PM Things To Do

Try out these pistachio financiers, the heftier answer to the muffin. more

Aug 22, 2013 1:41 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Josefina Estrada Nora Boston

Photo by Lee Woolcock

We caught up with award-winning Maltese-cutey Josefina Estrada Nora Boston to ask her what life is like for a dog in the lime light. more

Aug 20, 2013 12:00 AM FEATURES


Photo by Victor P. de Óbanos

A voice that could not be silenced celebrates its 90th year. more

Aug 12, 2013 10:31 AM FEATURES

How Irish footballer Paddy O'Connell kept FC Barcelona going through the Spanish Civil War. more

Aug 12, 2013 10:18 AM FEATURES

Each summer, the streets of Gràcia are restyled into an imaginative dreamscape, the work inspired by neighbourhood pride and the creative energy of ordinary people. more

Aug 9, 2013 1:38 PM FEATURES

With all the goings-on in the Born to restore and reopen the local market, it’s no surprise that the new Mercat Princesa has quietly entered the community of this gastronomic barri with nary a ripple. more


Inside Bar Marsella

Photo by Jasna Boudard

Barcelona's main haunt for drinking absinthe, the 200-year old Bar Marsella, is at risk of closure. more



Art - Kram, Photo - Tori Sparks

Barcelona street artists explain how their work is different from graffiti more

Aug 8, 2013 1:35 PM FEATURES

This ‘gastronomic taverna’ serves modern flavours of Catalunya with an Asturian backbone. more

Aug 8, 2013 12:00 AM EATING AND DRINKING 1 Comments