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The Montjuic Fountain in Barcelona has been included in a list conducted by American news network Fox News naming the most ‘amazing fountains from around the world’. The stunning water display, which debuted in 1929 at Barcelona’s International Exhibition, featured at number 7 in the list, with the network lavishing praise on its striking...
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There is still time left to catch an exhibition commemorating the Suñol Foundation’s fifth anniversary in Barcelona. The stunning display, which has already attracted thousands of art lovers to some of the stunning hotels in Barcelona specifically for the exhibition, will be on show at the Fundacio Suñol in Barcelona until 2 March. Analysing...
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The Barcelona Beer Festival is set to return next month, an event which allows revellers to taste the world during a stay in the city. An event which is designed strictly for adults, it allows revellers the opportunity to sample some of the finest tipples from the four corners of the planet, combined with a similar beautiful array of foods. With over...
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The clay courts of Barcelona are set to be full of competitive spirit and tension this April, with the Ladies Open 2013 set to return once again to the Catalonian capital. It is a fine example of the fantastic sporting events you could enjoy during a stay in one of the many hotels in Barcelona. It is once again expected to be a fiery event, with a selection...
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Popularity of Catalan Cava on the rise

Posted by on January 28, 2013
While Barcelona is, of course, famous for its wealth of beautiful landmarks, its strong relationship with the arts and being the home to one of the most famous football clubs in the world, it is beginning to garner a strong reputation for its produce. The popularity of Cava has seen a staggering increase across Europe in the last decade, with Catalan...
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The Catalonian capital is renowned as one of the premier holiday destinations in the world, and the latest figures compiled by the Frontier Tourist  Movements organisation show that the city and its surrounding region’s popularity is still on the rise. Catalonia hosted 14.45 million tourists in 2012, a 10 % increase on figures from 2011, whilst the...
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