Enjoy an evening stroll down this street on the first Saturday of each month. more

May 5, 2016 9:00 AM In the City

One of the city’s favourite tourist spots is under threat. more

Apr 27, 2016 3:03 PM In the City

Barcelona has plenty of colourful markets and a greengrocers on every corner. But what’s organic and what’s not? more


In 2003, Deron Beal was working for a nonprofit recycling project in Tucson, Arizona. His days were spent driving around the city in his truck, collecting donated objects and taking them to new owners. more

May 2, 2014 12:17 PM IN THE CITY

How clean is the city's air? And, more importantly, what's being done to improve it? more


How to handle pesky pests during the hot summer months more

Aug 12, 2013 10:58 AM IN THE CITY

A purse seine boat

Copyright OCEANA/Enrique Talledo

Fish and shellfish are popular options when dining out in Barcelona, but some species are paying a heavy price for our menu choices more


Nettle Tree Butterfly

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Lucy Brzoska remembers a storm that hit Collserola more

Dec 20, 2011 10:24 AM IN THE CITY

Max Bentley looks at how you can enjoy an eco-friendly Christmas in Barcelona more

Nov 30, 2011 12:00 AM IN THE CITY

Beautiful Demoiselle

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Venture to the streams of Montseny to spot these beautiful beetles and damselflies more

Jun 30, 2011 10:37 AM IN THE CITY

Nymph skin

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Pedrables park is the home to a new generation of damselflies more

May 30, 2011 1:28 PM IN THE CITY

Bee Orchid

Photo by Tara Stevens

Montjuïc is alive with exotic blooms in the Barcelona spring sunshine more

Apr 29, 2011 12:01 AM IN THE CITY

Vallvidrera Boar

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Mud, not great for many but loved by boars more

Mar 29, 2011 1:15 PM IN THE CITY

Black stamen on borage flower

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Montjuïc castle is showing signs of spring with flowers peaking through the cracks in the walls more

Feb 28, 2011 1:29 PM IN THE CITY

Diminutive Columbine - (Aquilegia Paui)

Photo by Llorenç Sáez

Catalunya is home to some unique flora that is at serious risk of extinction. more

Feb 28, 2011 1:29 PM IN THE CITY

Mitred Parakeet

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

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

Nov 30, 2010 5:25 PM IN THE CITY

Saving Turtles

Photo by Marco Ansaloni

From the archive: William Truni discovers that there are not a lot of large marine animals left alive in our part of the Mediterranean more

Nov 15, 2010 1:00 PM IN THE CITY

Fresh Puffballs

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

November in Collserola welcomes in mushroom season more

Oct 28, 2010 3:05 PM IN THE CITY

Two-tailed pasha

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

It's October in Collserola and the butterflies are getting drunk on the strawberry trees more

Sep 30, 2010 10:00 AM IN THE CITY

Fishing port

Photo by Rafel Royes Lopez

From the archive: Back in 2008, we asked 'What is the cost of Barcelona's new fishing port?' more

Sep 17, 2010 1:22 AM LIVING

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