Barcelona streets

Hefty fines now deter many street artists, but Barcelona is still home to many iconic pieces of street art that communicate with the inhabitants and wider society, eliciting thoughts and reactions. more

Mar 26, 2014 4:28 PM FEATURES


Art - Kram, Photo - Tori Sparks

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

Aug 8, 2013 1:35 PM FEATURES

An online documentary film about Barcelona's street art scene more

May 27, 2013 12:00 AM Things To Do

Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada

Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada

Cuban American contemporary artist Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada creates large scale images that challenge the way we perceive time, space and relevance more

May 24, 2013 2:18 PM FEATURES

Almost a mile long, Nou de la Rambla is a mix of old and new more

Jan 3, 2011 1:18 PM IN THE CITY

Carrer de la Palla is a glorious mix of old-fashioned shops, antique dealers and little boutiques more

Dec 1, 2010 2:42 PM IN THE CITY

There's more to Passeig de Picasso than just park life more

Oct 1, 2010 10:22 AM IN THE CITY

For our Streetlife series, we get all arty in Carrer d'Enric Granados, force down Argentinean steak, cupcakes and coffee and lust after bespoke shoes more

Sep 1, 2010 5:00 PM IN THE CITY

In the sixth of our Street life series we take a look at a lesser known street in Poblenou more

May 28, 2010 1:00 AM IN THE CITY

Continuing our series on different streets of Barcelona, we turn to our attention to Carrer Ample in Barcelona's historic Gòtic neighbourhood more

May 4, 2010 5:41 PM Things To Do

Patatas bravas

Photo by Sara Blaylock

Continuing our series focusing on Barcelona streets, discover this thoroughfare that is the centre of life in the neighbourhood of Sarrià more

Mar 29, 2010 1:00 AM , IN THE CITY


A walk around one Barcelona city block close to the Sagrada Familia yields some great food finds more

Feb 25, 2010 11:21 AM Food and drink blog

Santa Madonna, Francisco Giner

Photo by Katy MacGregor

This Gràcia street is the place to come for unusual shops, special restaurants and a chess school more

Feb 24, 2010 4:49 PM , IN THE CITY 2 Comments

A spot of tranquility behind Avinguda Diagonal in the Les Corts neighbourhood more

Feb 1, 2010 12:08 PM IN THE CITY

Raval's Joaquín Costa is a melting-pot of small shops, restaurants and bars, old and new more

Dec 30, 2009 1:00 AM IN THE CITY