August 2009

Wild Barcelona: Summer Sounds home

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Barcelona's skies quieten down in August but you can still hear the unmistakable bubbling call of the bee-eaters Read more


Laid-back barbecue with one of the best views in Barcelona Read more


L’Auca is an excellent place to experience traditional rib-sticking Catalan food brought into the 21st century Read more


Both the building that houses the Francisco Godia Foundation and the collection it encloses are well worth a visit Read more

LIVING 1 Comments

Don’t limit yourself to crowded city beaches, when some great seaside alternatives are a short train ride away. Read more

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It may seem like no one is working this month, but look twice and you’ll see many people making it easier for us to relax Read more

Business & Working

Metropolitan talks to world champion Andrea Wheatley in a spare moment that she is not practicing her stick fighting skills Read more


Each month we throw the spotlight on a reader who is embarking on a new challenge, preparing for a special event or has an unusual hobby. This month we talk to US teacher Ron Rosenow about his short documentary The Language of Should, which explores Read more