Rachel Huffman


Originally from St. Louis, Rachel Huffman studied writing, literature and publishing in Boston. In 2012, she moved to Barcelona to teach English, travel and write. Travel has always been a part of her life, from trekking around the US for gymnastics to gallivanting around Europe when she studied abroad. Barcelona has proven to be an inspiration. She sees a future for herself here, writing for local blogs and publications, and continuing to explore the city and beyond.

A fairy tale excursion. more

Oct 1, 2017 12:00 AM TRAVEL

Tips to make sure your polyglot tots gain the language fluency you may only dream of. more

Sep 4, 2017 12:06 AM FEATURES

Afterscool is the solution you need for your family. more

Jun 6, 2017 11:36 AM Business & Working

In its seventh year, Barcelona’s Hotel Terrace Week is the perfect excuse to head to the top of some of the city’s finest hotels and take in the panoramic views from their privileged terraces. more

Jun 1, 2017 11:23 AM IN THE CITY

This year the city celebrates Josep Puig i Cadafalch, one of its most important, but often overlooked, architects. more

May 8, 2017 12:05 AM FEATURES

Say goodbye to fashion dilemmas with the YUME_HUB app. more

May 7, 2017 11:34 PM Business & Working

Don’t forget to stop and smell the roses this month at Girona Temps de Flors. more

May 7, 2017 11:07 PM TRAVEL

Check out our selection of the best bocadillo spots in the city. more

May 4, 2017 3:33 PM IN THE CITY

This month Metropolitan caught up with Julien Palier, co-founder of Daysk. more

Apr 5, 2017 1:05 AM Business & Working

Looking for a cultural fix? Head to one of Barcelona’s best art galleries, where entrance is always free and the artistic spoils are endless. more

Apr 3, 2017 2:18 PM IN THE CITY

Can you feel the beat? Whether you’re a professional or you like to shake it for fun, Barcelona has plenty of places to bust a move, and maybe even learn a thing or two. more

Mar 29, 2017 2:31 PM Things To Do

We spoke to 7 expat parents around the city about what to really expect from your time living here. more

Jan 13, 2017 12:47 PM LIVING

A truly distinct experience at Naya, fusing food and culture, to please all the senses. more

Dec 31, 2016 7:25 PM New in Town

Andrea and Simon have pieced together their new family home in Gràcia. more

Dec 22, 2016 11:33 AM Community

Gordana and Julien have made their Born apartment a home with unlikely treasures from the street. more

Nov 1, 2016 3:33 PM Community

Barcelona’s greatest neighbourhoods for a family come in all different sizes, styles and locations. It all depends on what suits your style the best. more

Oct 13, 2016 12:45 PM LIVING

Irish-American couple, Melissa and Tim, have put a unique, colourful stamp on their Eixample apartment. more

Oct 1, 2016 12:00 AM Community

Florian Weimart

Photo by Yan Pekar

Rachel Huffman speaks to Florian Weimert, development and marketing manager at Street Child. more

Sep 30, 2016 4:23 PM FEATURES

Metropolitan catches up with Raju Thapa, founder of clothing brand Firiri. more

Sep 1, 2016 10:44 AM

Dutch artist Onke Truijen decorates her modern Maresme home with striking portraits and vintage flair to create an elegant forest family refuge. more

Aug 2, 2016 5:00 PM Community