June 2013

June 2013
Turo de la Rovira

Photo by Carol Moran

Far from the city centre, Turó de la Rovira has provided both shelter and security to Barcelona residents more

Jun 3, 2013 1:16 PM FEATURES

Mandrake the Magician

Painting by Vall Karsunke

Vall Karsunke was a dress merchant before turning to his true calling: art more

Jun 3, 2013 1:11 PM FEATURES

Dance Therapy

Photo by Michaela Xydi

Dance, which has long thrived in Barcelona, offers much more than a chance to boogie the night away more

Jun 3, 2013 1:09 PM FEATURES

Dr Josep Sánchez de Toledo

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton chats with Dr Josep Sánchez de Toledo, Head of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology at Vall d'Hebron Hospital, who has been named Catalan of the Year 2012 more

Jun 3, 2013 1:05 PM FEATURES

Sant Andreu parish church

Photo courtesy of Centre d’Estudis Ignasi Iglésias.

Sant Andreu is today a peaceful area of Barcelona, but its past is filled with conflict and rebellion. more

Jun 3, 2013 1:00 PM FEATURES


Photo by Richard Owens

Albert Adrià’s latest venture is another eatery that distinguishes the family name more

Jun 3, 2013 12:59 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Lu Lu Tong

Photo by Richard Owens

This tasty Chinese restaurant caters to even the tightest of budgets more

Jun 3, 2013 12:57 PM EATING AND DRINKING

There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of picking up a new skill, and Catalunya is rich with learning possibilities, from crafts to wine tasting and adventure sports. more


Gay Pride is as fun and necessary as ever more

May 31, 2013 10:57 AM FEATURES

Learn how to make the popular Spanish dessert, a local variation on custard more

May 31, 2013 9:56 AM EATING AND DRINKING

Whether you’re new to Barcelona or have been here for ages, there are any number of useful (and free) apps to help make life in the city that much easier more

May 31, 2013 9:47 AM FEATURES