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June 2011

June 2011
Caldeni

Photo by Richard Lee Owens

Definitely not one for vegetarians, this Barcelona restaurant from award-winning chef Dani Lechuga puts the focus firmly on meat more

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Last year, Meredith Gales successfully adopted a girl from a West African country, a process that she wrote about for our website. Here she explains what life has been like for her new family more

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Nymph skin

Photo by Lucy Brzoska

Pedrables park is the home to a new generation of damselflies more

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Knitting

Photo by Melanie Aronson

World Wide Knit in Public Day takes place every year in June, since being created by US knitter Danielle Landes in 2005. I participated a few years ago when I joined a group of Spanish women who were knitting in the park. more

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Homeless

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Despite the financial crisis, Barcelona's homeless population has scarcely grown–but can an ambitious plan eradicate it once and for all? more

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Mertxe Hernández

Photo by Lee Woolcock

Nicola Thornton talks to fashionista Mertxe Hernández about her work as a designer more

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Parallel

Photo by Frederic Ballell

Over the years, Avinguda Paral·lel has hosted an eclectic mix of cafés, erotic shows and political radicals more

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Andrew Morris

Photo by Tara Stevens

Tara Stevens breaks bread with book publisher Andrew Morris more

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