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Sant Andreu parish church

Photo courtesy of Centre d’Estudis Ignasi Iglésias.

Sant Andreu is today a peaceful area of Barcelona, but its past is filled with conflict and rebellion. Read more

History

Stay close to home when choosing your Christmas gifts this year with this selection of products from Barcelona and Catalan companies Read more

LIVING

Martinez

Aimee Mclachlan

Enjoy the clear blue sky of a December day in Barcelona at this Montjuïc restaurant specialising in proper paellas Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

British metro runner gives us an insight into racing through the city, under ground Read more

FEATURES

This social movement spreads positivity throughout Barcelona with random acts of kindness Read more

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If you have visitors coming to town this month and want to show them a different side of Barcelona from the usual tourist stop-offs, try the new Contemporary Art Circuit Read more

LIVING

The eponymous Catalan chef has opened his own Barcelona restaurant, serving up good (although not quite great) local fare Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

With two public holidays in early December, learn more about what the locals are celebrating. Read more

LIVING

This festival showcases eclectic art created with recycled materials Read more

FEATURES

Revealing the hidden city

Courtesy of Hidden City Tours

A new Barcelona tour employs local homeless people as its guides Read more

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Classic gingerbread biscuits with cinnamon and nutmeg Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

Can Capola Wine

Miquel Hudin

Discover Barcelona's only urban vineyard Read more

FEATURES

Tuck your Christmas list in your pocket and head to Girona, with its seasonal market, historic centre and range of independent shops. Read more

TRAVEL

Fashion is an integral part of Barcelona industry and Catalans have developed their own discerning eye for cut and colour Read more

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As candidates apply for the 2022 Games this month discover why Barcelona decided to post pone their bid and more about the history of the Olympics Read more

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Discover some of the ways to meet new people in Barcelona Read more

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Tatami Room 2

Photo by Pablo Pariente de Torre

This Japanese restaurant has raised its game recently with some truly tempting dishes now on offer Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

Language Class

Pablo Pariente de Torre

If you want to learn Catalan, there are a number of options to help you on your way Read more

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Casa Leopoldo 2

Photos by Pablo Pariente de Torre

Catch up with this classic Barcelona restaurant that hasn't forgotten its roots Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

Barcelona after the Spanish Civil War

Arxiu Fotogràfic de Barcelona. Photographer: Pérez de Rosas

Barcelona has embarked on a major project to show life as it was here after the Spanish Civil War Read more

FEATURES