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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...
Filed in: Barcelona, Events
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...
Filed in: Barcelona, Festivals
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...
Filed in: Barcelona, Events, News
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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Revellers are preparing for a post Christmas break in one of the excellent hotels in Barcelona next month, combining it with when the Catalonian capital’s big blow out winter festival takes place. Designed in honour of Santa Eulàlia – a 13-year-old Roman Christian virgin who suffered martyrdom in Barcelona during the persecution of Christians in...
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The San Antonio District Race is set to return to Barcelona later this month; it is just one of the fantastic events taking place for those staying in the city to come along and enjoy. One of the most popular and recognised athletic events in the Catalonian capital, it sees thousands of runners of varying abilities take to the streets in the hope of...
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With the start of a new year in Barcelona comes the promise of an excellent array of returning festivals, all of which have helped cement the Catalonian capital’s status as one the most vibrant and happening cities in Europe. One such festival returning in late April/early May is the Feria de Abril de Catalunya, which is inspired by Seville’s grand...
After months of heavy speculation, it seems that the Spanish Grand Prix looks set to stay in Barcelona after race organisers announced they have no plans to alternate the contest between the Catalonian capital and Valencia. The speculation began when it was revealed that the European Grand Prix would be hosted one final time inValencia. It had then...
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Dinosaur Expo to be shown at Barcelona

Posted by on December 19, 2012
An exhibition currently featuring in Barcelona offers the chance for people to explore the age of dinosaurs like never before, with the Dinosaur Expo offering the perfect event for the whole family to explore this Christmas. Explore a reconstructed Neanderthal village, come face to face with a mammoth and size up in a confrontation with a cave bear,...
With Christmas almost upon us, it is time for everyone to begin getting into the festive spirit. One of the finest past-times to experience during the season of good will is ice skating, an activity which is currently being offered to any of those staying in one of the hotels in Barcelona. Returning to the Plaza Catalunya for the second successive year,...