Swap your candy for chestnuts this Halloween as the Castanyada celebrations in Barcelona give you a different take on how to enjoy this age-old Pagan holiday. Don’t worry if you’ve already picked out your favorite costumes, there’s plenty of Jack-o-lantern celebrations to sink your fangs into as well!
Barcelona is the ideal destination this Autumn! From the colourful and much anticipated La Mercè Festival and the star-studded sitges Film Festival to the visual display at the Montjuïc Magic Fountain, the Catalan capital becomes even more beautiful against a vibrant Autumn backdrop. Find out what else awaits you in Gaudí’s city this season…
Enjoy many of the local traditions in Barcelona and immerse yourself with a cultural stay in the capital of Catalonia. Whatever the season, the city so rich in history and culture, will surely delight.
Barcelona bids farewell to the summer with the biggest street party of the year: Les Festes de la Mercè 2019! Catch all the action from the “Fire Run” to the human towers! Check out our informative guide for all the highlights of this much anticipated event.
Discover Barcelona’s 6 oldest bars and be transported back to a Barcelona of horse-drawn carriages and gas lamps. Relive the past sipping on a vermouth or wincing at the strong taste of absinthe, just like they did it all those years ago.
Barcelona is a city known for its amazing architecture, many buildings designed in the style of modernism which was influenced by the Catalan modernisme movement in the late 19th century. Discover some of the most spectacular modernist landmarks with the Barcelona Modernist Route.