Archive / September 2009 — Found 23 result(s)

What a pleasure.

The Soho hotel was a gentle and nice surprise;   after traveling all day, we were met by very courteous and helpful folks, and went to our outstanding room.     The ultra-modern Soho is right in the middle of everyplace we wanted to visit & Metro is right outside. We figure that we had the nicest room […]

Mascota Barcelona – Pet Exhibition

For the first time in Spain, three important events dedicated to pets will be held in the same exhibition centre and on the same dates:  Fira de Barcelona’s Mascota Show where the latest pet food and pet care products will be presented; the Southern European Veterinary Congress attended by around 5.500 experts; and the international […]

Barcelona in the 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.  Núñez i Navarro Hotels offers you an interesting report, featuring the most succesful movies shot in Barcelona. […]

Correfoc – a fire beast parade

One of the best moments of La Mercè. Gangs of demons (diables) around Barcelona participating in the great festival of fire and sound, which began with the spectacular fireworks of Gate of Hell (Porta de l’Infern), in open, gives way to Correfoc. If you’re one of those who go in for traditional, family activities, don’t […]

12th International Pyrotechnic Festival

The 12th International Pyrotechnic Festival, taking place over the nights of 25 and 26 September, will see two firework displays from the Valencia and France, which spectators will be able to see from Espigó del Gas, next to the Hospital del Mar. On 25 September, Focs d’Artifici Europlá will be bringing light and colour from Valencia; and finally, […]

Barcelona concerts with British accent

After the summer holidays, concerts and festivals in all shapes and sizes will keep the city buzzing. And if we take a good look at upcoming performances, it looks like Barcelona’s autumn music will be dominated by British groups. From veterans like Sir Elton John, who will be performing at the Palau Sant Jordi on October […]

The Red Bull Air Race again in Barcelona

Some fifteen of the best pilots in the world will be flying over Barcelona’s beaches of Barcelona speeds of up to 370 km/h, to win the title of World Champion of the Red Bull Air Race 2009. The final race of the season (before Abu Dhabi and San Diego), on 3rd and 4th October, will […]

The Fabra Observatory sights Barcelona Sky.

The night-time observation season at the Fabra Observatory will be making Jupiter its star autumn attraction and visitors will be able to marvel at its shape and its four satellites. But Jupiter will not be the only heavenly body you can see at the Observatory. Every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday in the months of […]

2009 Garmin Barcelona Triathlon

On 18 October, the city will be hosting the 2nd Garmin Barcelona Triathlon after recovering this classic Barcelona triathlon last year, which put it back on the European Cities Triathlon Series circuit, alongside the great European triathlons like those of Stockholm and London, which attracts 13.000 participants. The event has therefore been designed to be accessible […]

Asia Festival in Barcelona

The Asian Festival is back for the 8th edition and the second year in succession it forms part of the La Mercè festivities. This year’s festival will have a star guest to open it: the Chinese rocker Cui Jian, a key figure in China’s current music scene. He will be performing on 23 in Plaça Reial. Participating […]