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Archive 2008

Race Relations

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From the archive: What Spaniards think of as just good, clean fun may seem overtly racist to people from the UK or the US Read more

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From the archive: New lives for old Barcelona tiles Read more

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From the archive: Ladies of the night and where men go to find them Read more

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Fishing port

Photo by Rafel Royes Lopez

From the archive: Back in 2008, we asked 'What is the cost of Barcelona's new fishing port?' Read more

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From the archive: The number of Barcelona residents suffering from sexually transmitted diseases continues to rise Read more

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Child catalan flag

Photo by Patricia Esteve

From the archive: Back in 2008, we found out why Catalunya celebrates September 11th Read more

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Vintage shops home

Photo by Susana Grau

Barcelona’s range of second-hand clothes shops is small but varied Read more

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Erotic park home

Photo by Alex Sharp

Artist Xicu Cabanyes has created an enchanted wood full of his own controversial art Read more

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Food in cans

Photo by Patricia Esteve

From the archive: We discover some of the tastiest food around that comes out of tins Read more

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Carmel home

Photo by Bartlomiej Molga

From the archive: we went back to Barcelona's El Carmel in 2008, where building work caused a huge chasm there in January 2005 Read more

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From the archive: we met people who love the ink Read more

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From the archive: Back in 2008 we spoke to Barcelona's surfing community before they lost their waves Read more

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Ethical foie gras

Photo by Lorenzo Vecchia

Is the phrase ’ethical foie gras’ an oxymoron? Read more

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Veronica Blume

Photo by Christian Schallert

Barcelona-based supermodel who has turned her hand to teaching yoga Read more

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Chupa Chups

Photo by Veikko Jumppanen

Taking a look back at notable moments that happened in Barcelona during 2008 Read more

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Discover holiday-season suggestions for Barcelona residents on how to give gifts that keep on giving Read more

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There are numerous ways to celebrate Christmas in Barcelona. Here are some tips for a Catalan, child-focused, British or environmentally-friendly festive season Read more

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Embotits

Photo by Patricia Esteve

Catalan sausages are both delicious and varied Read more

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You'll find a good day's skiing not too far from Barcelona Read more

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While best known for its cod, the Barcelona restaurant La Estrella also lays on some other great dishes Read more

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