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Platja de la Barceloneta

La Barceloneta, a neighborhood with a maritime essence

Just steps away from the city center lies a unique neighborhood with a markedly maritime character: la Barceloneta. Lively beaches, lots of bars and restaurants, sporting facilities, a long seaside promenade, streets and plazas with personality… there are many reasons you’ll want to thoroughly explore La Barceloneta. This cosmopolitan neighborhood is one of the youngest […]

Puig Vela Clàssica Barcelona

The great spectacle of Classic Sailing

Barcelona will yet again become the epicenter of classic sailing as it celebrates the 8th annual Puig Vela Classica Regatta, from July 15-18. In addition to being the meeting point of reference for sailing fanatics across the Mediterranean, this event brings participating vessels right to the city beaches, so that Barcelona natives and visitors alike […]

Barcelona by the Sea

Barcelona by the Sea

Summer is the time for enjoying habaneras by the sea. The habanera is the name used outside of Cuba for the Cuban contradanza, a genre of popular dance music of the 19th century and it was brought back to Spain by sailors. Passeig de Joan Borbó, in Port Vell, will be hosting the new edition […]

The Barcelona Mid Beach Season

From 23 March the beaches of Barcelona enter what is known as the mid-season period, which continues until 1 June. The cleaning operations involve brigades carrying out morning, afternoon and evening shifts, and the number of litter bins installed on all the beaches has increased five-fold. To ensure the waters are clean, the Barcelona City […]

Barcelona’s Beach Libraries

Two beach libraries are opening in Barcelona for the 6th consecutive year. They can be found at two different points on the city’s shoreline: the Bac de Roda breakwater and the Beach Centre (in the Barceloneta arcade, next to the beach and level with Hospital del Mar). They offer beach and library users the chance […]

VI Busker’s Festival Barcelona

Busker’s Festival Barcelona is an internacional street music festival wich objective is to spread the cultural diversity of Barcelona through music. This time, the festival will take place in August, from 5th to the 8th, in the well-known neighbourhood of Barceloneta; four nights of music for all tastes and for the whole family! Busker’s Festival […]

Music in the Parks of Barcelona

Last wednesday, 2nd June, started the inaugural concert in the latest “Music in the Parks” cycle, organised by the Barcelona City Council Environment Area, with a performance by the Sant Andreu Jazz Band – the youngest big band in Europe – in the Teatre Grec Gardens. The concert has opened new “Music in the Parks” programme. Now […]