Spanish Islands – Postcards from Menorca

Originalmente publicado en Have Bag, Will Travel:
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A Worn Red Chair in a Barcelona Street

Originalmente publicado en three cities:
click through for short Barcelona story [written for World Nomads Travel Writing Scholarship application]

¡Bienvenidos a Barcelona!

Originalmente publicado en Angie On Adventures:
After two flights and a total 18 hours of travel time I am officially in Barcelona! I arrived yesterday, but things have been a little busy so…

Webcast: Primavera Sound 2014

Originalmente publicado en Consequence of Sound:
The 2014 installment Primavera Sound goes down this weekend in Barcelona, Spain. For those of you who can’t be there in person, fret not: the festival will…

I could get used to Barceloneta

Originalmente publicado en Wander.:
? Barceloneta is one of Barcelona’s barrios (neighborhoods) that is situated right on the beach, and DAMN is this area absolutely beautiful. A giant tower with a statue of…

CCCB: Big Bang Data

Originalmente publicado en Transient Eye:
Hello World, by Christopher Baker. The Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) is currently running an interesting exhibition on the explosive growth of “Big Data“. The exhibition…

Daily life in Barcelona

Originalmente publicado en 42 Ways Of Life:
Wait… Maybe this is what they call ‘heaven’. It certainly felt like that! Parc de la Ciutadella, May 2013

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

Sagrada Famila

Acupuncture?

Originalmente publicado en Freddy's Photo Project:
An attempt to help an ailing building by acupuncture? Black magic? Voodoo? An installation? The building seemed to be in pretty good nick; if it was…

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL

EVERYDAY REBELION Aribau Club and CCCB 26/05 to 01/06

Getting Lost in the Parc del Laberint

Originalmente publicado en long exposure of the world:
Up a hill on the north side of Barcelona’s outskirts lies a hidden gem of a park: Parc del Laberint d’Horta. Hidden to me at least,…

Catalan Cuisine is not the same as Spanish food

Originalmente publicado en AC:
(By Mikel López Iturriaga/Munchies) I’m Basque, but I’ve been living in Barcelona for ten years. Catalans have a strong pride in their region, since they have their own language,…

El Bocadillo, Spain’s Signature Sandwich

Originalmente publicado en Jetset Times:
BY DESIREE CONSTANCE CHOY cisabroad.com As common as the peanut butter jelly sandwich is to the American diet, the bocadillo is the sandwich staple in Spain. This sandwich is…

On top of the world

Originalmente publicado en K. A. MacKinnon:
In the circus, Sunday night was party night. We worked anywhere between eight and ten shows from Tuesday to Sunday, but Monday was our day off, so…

Barcelona’s Vintage Route

Originalmente publicado en AC:
(by Hannah Thomson/Barcelona Metropolitan) Vibrant and urban, the Raval and Gothic neighbourhoods have, over the years, become the vintage hub of Barcelona, their backstreets full of secondhand and vintage…