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December 2010

December 2010

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

IN THE CITY

Pared-down design and all-day appeal make this Barcelona café a winner for Tara Stevens more

EATING AND DRINKING

In this new column, economist Edward Hugh guides us through the current economic climate in Catalunya more

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Tara Stevens cooks up a festive stew to warm you up on those cold winter days more

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Genevieve McCarthy

Photo by Tara Stevens

Tara Stevens meets up with Genevieve for a hearty lunch at Embat more

EATING AND DRINKING

Susie Hunt - Dog Listener

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton speaks to Susie Hunt about her vocation as a dog listener more

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Local eggs

Photo by Sara Blaylock

Sara Blaylock lives as a locavore for a week to see just how hard it is to do in Barcelona more

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Pessebre

Photo by Lee Woolcock

They are a common feature of the Catalan Christmas but what is the history behind the traditional 'pessebre' and who makes them? more

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The story of a young Catalan whose acts of bravery would help convict key SS officers in the Nuremberg Trials more

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Mitred Parakeet

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Look up this month and you might see some Mitred parakeets more

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From the archive: We look at lending a hand in Barcelona more

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Young Catalans often put off moving out of the parental home until well into their thirties more

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Adrian Morley

Adrian Morley - Wolverhampton Wolves

The European super league arrives in Barcelona as the Catalans Dragons and the Warrington Wolves battle it out in the first pro rugby league match to be played here more

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