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Sant Maurici Lake, Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park

Track down these natural pools in some of the most breathtaking spots in Catalunya. more

Aug 3, 2017 1:36 PM TRAVEL

Exhilarating and energetic, this popular adventure sport is the best way to find out what lies within Catalunya’s mountainous landscape. more

Aug 3, 2017 1:16 PM TRAVEL

The Costa Brava is home to some of the Mediterranean's best dive spots. more

Aug 1, 2017 4:17 PM TRAVEL

Retreat from the city heat and take advantage of Empuriabrava’s deep blue canals. more

Jun 30, 2017 1:05 PM TRAVEL

Our pick of five things to do in the city this month. more

Jun 27, 2017 4:45 PM Things To Do

Tips for making the summer city heat more bearable. more

Jun 27, 2017 9:53 AM Health

Don’t just sweat it out at the beach this summer—cool off in one of the city’s outdoor pools. more

Jun 1, 2017 11:08 AM Things To Do 1 Comments

Fancy a change of scene? Even with limited time, budget or no wheels, there are plenty of mini escapes that you can make with a Zone 1 metro ticket. more

Aug 9, 2016 12:36 PM Things To Do

The lesser-known Mediterranean islands where nature rules the roost above and below sea level. more

Aug 2, 2016 4:54 PM TRAVEL

Calella, Roca Grossa

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Visit one of the region's top beach areas this summer. more

Aug 1, 2016 2:27 PM TRAVEL

Get your fix of fun on the water in and around Barcelona. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Things To Do

With the arrival of summer, there's no better way to relax than soaking up the evening sun on one of these hotel terraces. more

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Things To Do

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Diputació de Barcelona

The days are long and it's time to escape the city and discover the vast array of festivals and events in the towns near Barcelona. From classical music in castle grounds to traditional celebrations, there's something for everyone. more

Jun 30, 2016 5:15 PM WHAT'S ON

Get set for summer with this roundup of the best music festivals in Barcelona and beyond. more

Apr 28, 2016 3:58 PM FEATURES

Get away from it all for a few days in this traditional fishing village. more

Mar 29, 2016 4:43 PM TRAVEL

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Photo by Sonia Lucas

The Festes de Gràcia once again brings colour, joy and revelry to the streets this month. Tori Sparks gets behind the scenes at the city’s favourite neighbourhood festival. more

Jul 28, 2015 5:06 PM WHAT'S ON

Popular with locals and tourists alike, explore the beautiful Mediterranean shores of the Costa Brava. more

Jul 28, 2015 4:55 PM TRAVEL

As the heat persists this month, find a shady spot on one of these cool café terraces around town. more

Jul 28, 2015 3:51 PM EATING AND DRINKING

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Photo by Kirsty Moore

Comfort, personal freedom or being one with nature—nudism has many roots and reasons, although the law says that there’s a time and a place. more

Jul 24, 2015 4:19 PM FEATURES

The Costa Daurada stretches south from Sitges to beyond Tarragona, and is named after its golden sandy beaches. more

Jun 29, 2015 5:37 PM TRAVEL

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