October 2014

October 2014

Michelle and Jason are from California. Now based in Barcelona, they run Dribble Dots, a company that creates specialist cooking oils. more

Oct 7, 2014 1:39 PM FEATURES

We’re deep in the middle of harvest. This year it started a bit earlier and some wineries in Penedès and Empordà were picking their grapes at the beginning of August. more

Oct 7, 2014 12:46 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Every now and then I come across something so bizarre in the restaurant world that it blows my mind. And nothing could be more worthy of a few column inches than ‘eggs Benedict’ two ways: on top of an organic hot dog, or on top of a sweet waffle! more

Oct 7, 2014 12:43 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Renovating an apartment takes vision, patience and the right space. All three things came together for Fiona Carnegie and she managed to renovate an entire apartment in the Eixample in just three months. more

Oct 6, 2014 1:31 PM Community

A few weeks ago, I was ambling in the direction of Barceloneta, minding my own business, when I happened upon Oaxaca Restaurant and Mezcaleria under the colonnades of the stately Passeig de Marítim right next to 7 Portes. more


Originally involved in construction and real estate, David Roig saw the economic crisis as an opportunity to take a new path in life and pursue his passion: tattoos. more

Oct 6, 2014 1:10 PM LIVING

Organic’s is a refreshing addition to Plaça Urquinaona, where most lunch options are mass-produced sandwiches and American fast food. more


Filburg, the newest addition to the gourmet burger scene in Barcelona, is a dream come true for owner Eduard Benet. more

Oct 6, 2014 12:50 PM EATING AND DRINKING

Garrotxa volcanoes home

Photo by Juli Perez, courtesy Turisme Garrotxa

Adorned with autumn colours, now is the perfect time to visit the lava-laden volcanic park of Garrotxa. more

Oct 1, 2014 4:23 PM TRAVEL

A core of musicians in Barcelona is keeping the flamenco fusion genre alive and well. more

Sep 30, 2014 5:20 PM FEATURES

Rent yourself a scooter for the day and discover the city's uptown neighbourhoods. more

Sep 30, 2014 5:10 PM Things To Do

Of the countless steps that can be taken through the alleyways and avenues of Barcelona, how many are contemplated in terms of their historical significance? more

Sep 30, 2014 4:57 PM FEATURES 2 Comments

It’s a design shop by day and a speakeasy restaurant by night. Owners, Andrea, Jesse and René, completely renovated a space in the Born and opened Grasso just a month ago. more

Sep 30, 2014 4:48 PM Things To Do

Pack away your summer clothes, put the duvet back on your bed and enjoy our five favourite things to do in Barcelona in October. more

Sep 30, 2014 4:43 PM Things To Do

Of all Barcelona’s recent architectural projects the glittering, geometric, bronze-hued, mirrored ceiling of Els Encants flea market by b720 architects, headed by Fermín Vázquez, is hands down my favourite. It dazzles and it’s fun. more

Aug 29, 2014 1:07 PM EATING AND DRINKING