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Half marathon in Barcelona

The next eDreams Mitja Marató de Barcelona (Half Marathon Barcelona) will take place next 15th February, further establishing the event as one of Spain’s foremost half marathons due to thelarge numbers of participants who come to take part onits attractive, fast and flat circuit. The organisers’ are committed to bringing world-renowned athletes to Barcelona. More […]

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Barcelona Guitar Festival

Barcelona will enjoy concerts of great artists, both national and international, for the Guitar Festival Barcelona. More than a festival, the Guitar Festival BCN is a celebration of the instrument. This ongoing event spans across multiple months from February, featuring a multitude of musical genres but all with one thing in common; the guitar.Guitar Festival […]

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A medicine route in Barcelona

In 1401, the first stone was laid in the a work intended to bring together all the city’s hospitals. The new site was in the heart of the Raval, within the city walls, though the population here was low at the time. This is one of the most important points on the route “El Raval, […]

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Barcelona, a safe city

Barcelona is considered to be amongst the twenty safest cities in the world by the 2015 Safe Cities Index, drawn up by the British magazine The Economist, which assesses urban security in the digital age. The Catalan capital was ranked in 15th place in a survey of 50 cities on all the continents, taking into […]

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The privilege of living in La Pedrera

Carmen Burgos has lived on the second floor of Casa Milà, popularly known as  La Pedrera, for 55 years. La Pedrera is a Modernista (Art Nouveau) site built by the architect Antoni Gaudí in 1906-1912 and catalogued as World Heritage by UNESCO in 1984. Having lived in several different places in Catalonia, in 1960, Carmen […]

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15th Primavera Sound festival programme

The organisers of Primavera Sound Barcelona have announced the final line-up at the fifteenth festival, presenting the list of acts on a mobile app that includes both a video game and the full programme. Downloading the information onto their phone screens, fans of this iconic urban festival can now study the full list of bands […]

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Barcelona’s most-visited museum awaits!

This weekend is the perfect time to discover Born Cultural Centre, the Barcelona’s most-visited museum in 2014, which is staging an exhibition to commemorate 70 years since the atomic bomb was first used. The show, produced by the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, commemorates these events with the purpose of raising awareness about their ultimate […]

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Free Wi-Fi on the Aerobús

The thirty buses that provide a shuttle service between the city and the airport have been refurbished and equipped with Internet access, USB sockets and video surveillance systems. The thirty vehicles in the Aerobús fleet, which provide a shuttle service between the city and Barcelona-El Prat Airport, have been completely refurbished, both outside and in, […]

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Stamp and Coin Fair in Barcelona

The Stamp and Coin Fair in Barcelona takes place in Plaça Reial every Sunday for more than sixty years. The fair not only provides a meeting-place for stamp and coin collectors, but also attracts enthusiasts of other hobbies, such as collecting cava bottle plaques and even sugar sachets. Every Sunday, Plaça Reial becomes a market […]

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Blood Donor Marathon 2.0 Barcelona

This weekend is the time to come of age. The Blood Donor Marathon 2.0 returns with the goal of persuading young people over 18 to give blood for the first time. Blood reserves are low after the Christmas season, and 25,000 new donors are needed. For this reason, the Blood and Tissue Bank has once […]