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April 2012

April 2012

Impress your friends with these facts and figures about Catalunya's patron saint Read more

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Topik chef

Photo by Richard Owens

Don't let a few glitches distract you from the excellent dishes being served at Topik Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

Squatters

Photo by Regina Winkle-Bryan

With 20 evictions a day in Barcelona, a growing number of families are turning to squatting Read more

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Learn about Catalunya's varied past by attending one of its historical reenactments taking place this season Read more

TRAVEL

Stroll with a hat

© Christina Christ-Glahn

This month, the Eighth Barcelona ‘Stroll with a Hat’ takes place on Rambla Catalunya. The organisers want to bring back headwear as a style essential and give hat lovers the chance to show off their most striking items in public Read more

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It is 40 years since one of Barcelona's most famous fictional characters, detective Pepe Carvalho, came into being at the hand of writer Manuel Vázquez Montalbán Read more

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This is one of those months in Barcelona when film festivals converge - we take a look at what the Mecal Short Film Festival and D'A Festival Cinema d'Autor each have to offer Read more

WHAT'S ON

Two grand masters of art are featured in exhibitions at the CaixaForum that highlight their differences and similarities Read more

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Barcelona is teeming with eight-legged creatures Read more

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Colin McElwee

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton talks to Colin McElwee, Manager Director of Worldreader Read more

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