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March 2011

March 2011
Loidi - Idiazábal soup

Photo by Tracy Gilbert

Despite the input of a Michelin-starred chef, Loidi's menu needs more inspiration more

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We check out five great places to go for brunch in Barcelona more

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Diminutive Columbine - (Aquilegia Paui)

Photo by Llorenç Sáez

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

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Edward Hugh is a British Barcelona-based macro economist who writes for 'La Vanguardia' amongst others. In this column, he explains some of the current ins and out of the local economy more

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Mary Fons i Fleming

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton speaks to US-Catalan Mary Fons i Fleming who works as a interpreter and translator more

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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

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Marshlands in the Delta del Llobregat

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

News of celebrities contracting malaria while visiting foreign climes keeps hitting the headlines, but it's not so long ago that the disease was a major problem in Spain more

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Irish dancing

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Irish dancing fan Lauren Mannion gives us the lowdown on her much-loved hobby more

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Sophie Ruggles

Photo by Tara Stevens

Sophie Ruggles is a women on a mission: to turn around even the most challenged of cooks more

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Rosemary-Juniper Arista

Photo by Tara Stevens

Tara cooks a Tuscan dish that's perfect for a lazy Sunday with friends more

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Joan Pujol has been described as the greatest double agent of World War II, proving wars are won with brains as well as bombs more

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