Font Màgica de Montjuic

The Montjuïc’s Magic Fountain: Spring & Summer Timetable

This Easter Week, the Font Màgica of Montjuïc has switched to the spring and summer timetable for 2014. Montjuïc’s Magic Fountain, like all the ornamental fountains on Avinguda Maria Cristina, is a hydrologic work by Carles Buïgas and was built in 1929 for the International Exhibition. During the spring and summer season, the big hits […]

Gardens of Barcelona

The Flower Plant of Barcelona

The new Flower Plan of Barcelona has set a pilot project in motion that encourages getting more plants and flowers throughout the city. This is the objective of the flower plan, which the City Council has just set in motion. It aims to increase green areas in Barcelona with Mediterranean species that last all year […]

The Passion façade

The sculptor Josep Maria Subirachs died on Monday

The sculptor, painter, engraver, scenographer and art critic Josep Maria Subirachs died on Monday in Barcelona. He was the author of more than 4.000 works of art, 70 of them in Barcelona. One of his greatest achievements was the decorative sculpture work he created on The Passion façade of the Temple of the Sagrada Família. […]

The Barcelona Peter Dale Cup

The Pony Mounted Clubs European Cup of Barcelona

Barcelona will be organising the first stage of the Pony Mounted Games Clubs European Cup, one of the most important competitions in the equestrian world, takes place on 12 & 13 April 2014, at the Barcelona Royal Polo Club. This European Cup, known also as the Challenge Peter Dale, is an official competition from the […]

Agenda B-Bar Barcelona - April 2014

Agenda B-Bar Barcelona – April 2014

Barcelona Beaches

Barcelona Beaches season 2014

The ten Barcelona beaches make up 4,5 of the metropolitan coastline’s 32 kilometres. The beaches are ploughed by tractors pulling large ploughs that chop and turn over the sand to a depth of 50 cm, to air it and allow the sun’s rays to penetrate it, so maximising their disinfectant action and making the beaches […]

Springtime in Barcelona

This Weekend: The daylight-savings time change

This weekend, we’ll have an hour less to sleep because the clocks go forward an hour, from 2 am to 3 am, on 30 March, so make sure you change your clock. The daylight-savings time change is a measure adopted by some eighty countries worldwide to reduce energy consumption. A European directive was approved in […]

Barcelona Bicing Vodafone

Vodafone will be the Sponsor for Barcelona Bicing

From 1 April, Vodafone will be the exclusive sponsor for Bicing, through a three-year sponsorship agreement signed between Barcelona Municipal Services, the integrated-communications company and Clear Channel, the company awarded the Bicing tender. According to this agreement, Vodafone will pay 1.2 million euros during the first year of the contract in return for the exclusive […]

Parc del Laberint d'Horta | Barcelona

Springtime in Barcelona!

The good weather’s been bringing new life to the city’s more than 80 parks and gardens in Barcelona. Spring is now here and you can already see it from the city’s green spaces, trees lining the city streets and balcony gardens. You don’t have to look far to discover trees are in bud, see the […]

Round about Midnight Barcelona

2nd Round about Midnight in Barcelona

The Teatre Coliseum once again becomes a venue for intimate concerts. Its stage is again the scene for the Round about Midnight concerts, a format where the audience listens to the music close up. The Brasilian pianist and singer Eliane Elias opens the cycle on 21 March, with I Thought About You (A tribute to […]