Archive / April 2009 — Found 19 result(s)

Barcelona Movies.

Today, Barcelona is at center-stage in the movie market, for both world-renown actors as well as prestigious directors of international prestige. Proof of that is the great many films that have used the city of Barcelona for a set.   The first film to show the city was Michelangelo Antonioni’s The Passenger (1975), starring Jack […]

A huge thank you

Dear Hotel Barcelona Universal, We wanted to say a huge thank you for your service over the three days that we stayed with you. Nothing was too much trouble for your staff who were always friendly, polite and willing to help. A very special thank you to Christina and Ruth at reception who helped my […]

Barcelona beaches

Barcelona offers more than 4km of sea line, divided in 7 urban beaches fully equipped with all the facilities needed for a perfect sun & bath day, and thought also for disabled people. During the last few years, the beaches of Barcelona, and their special features which make them so attractive, have become one of […]

Obama: “I want to go back to Barcelona”

US President Barack Obama expressed this week his desire to return to the city, during a bilateral meeting in Prague with Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero. Obama expressed an interest in paying a return trip to the Catalan capital. “I would like to go to Spain and return to Barcelona”, said Obama to Zapatero, […]

3 jours à l’hôtel 1898

3 jours à l’hôtel 1898. Très belle décoration, un accueil compétent et sympathique. Les chambres sont très belles et calmes. Nous sommes revenus enchantés de cet hôtel et nous reviendrons. En revanche, le spa est beau mais les massages ne sont pas à la hauteur d’un hôtel de cette catégorie. Experience sent by Anne EPSTEIN, […]

Review about Hotel Jazz BCN

We stayed at JAZZ HOTEL from 31st March to 2nd April. We had in advance said, that we would arrive early – and when we came at around 11, our room was ready and lovely. Travelling with a wheel-chair, there was plenty of space, and everybody met us with kindnes and a smile. Although we […]

+ N = + D – More Nights, More Discounts in Barcelona.

Can you get to know Barcelona in one single night? Barcelona is a city that takes exploring. It’s full of museums, exhibitions, Modernism (Art Nouveau), theatre, unique and spellbinding buildings, concerts, shops, bars, restaurants… Barcelona showcases a 2,000 year-old culture that’s impossible to get to know in just one day! That’s why you save with […]

Experience at Hotel Jazz – Barcelona

We just spent 3 nights at Hotel Jazz last week and were very happy with the experience. The hotel is minimalist and very modern, and most importantly, everything in the rooms worked. The bed was wonderful and firm, the rooms were well furnished and since we had travelled by car from France, the secure underground […]

U2 will be giving a second concert at the Camp Nou

The Irish band U2 are going to give a second concert at the Camp Nou in Barcelona on 2 July, according to the group’s official website today. This second concert has been programmed after the 90,000 tickets that went on sale for the first, on 30 June, sold out in the record time of 54 […]