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July 2011

July 2011

A fish recipe that works brilliantly for the barbecue more

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Beautiful Demoiselle

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

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

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Last year, Meredith Gales successfully adopted a girl from a West African country, a process that she wrote about for our website. Here she explains what life has been like for her new family more

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Joan Calvet Mercè

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Barcelona wine-maker Joan Calvet talks to Nicola Thornton about his passion for his job more

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Pare Manel

Photo by J.W.T

Pare Manel is not your typical Catholic priest: he rides a motorcycle, mixes with the Catalan cultural elite and, most controversially, has helped teenage girls obtain abortions more

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Poster for the People’s Olympiad

Source: Biblioteca del Pavelló de la República-CRAI (Universitat de Barcelona)

Exactly 75 years ago, Barcelona was due to host a People’s Olympiad in protest at the Nazi regime’s staging of the Olympic Games. But then history intervened more

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Niamh Shields

Photo by Tara Stevens

Tara Stevens breaks bread with food blogger Niamh Shields at Cal Pep more

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Bacaro

Photo by Richard Owens

Enjoy the best of Venetian food and hospitality at this new Barcelona wine and tapas bar more

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A Francisco de Pájaro creation

Photo by Jessica Quadra Andrews

Two Barcelona artists have found novel ways to create works on the city’s streets more

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