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“Barcelona and me” – Visit Barcelona

“Barcelona and me” Cosmopolitan, sustainable, dynamic and multicultural… that’s Barcelona! Come and discover the city, soak up the essence of its different neighbourhoods and people while you enjoy cultural and artistic attractions galore together with beautiful natural scenery. An inviting and innovative city with a Mediterranean lifestyle that won’t fail to impress. Come for a […]

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A special view of the city

Discover Barcelona from a new point of view, and get the chance to reinterpret the cityscape altogether at the current exhibition on view through February 28th at the Montjuïc Castle (in the Parade Ground). Because landscape is not just a physical place, it’s a space imbued with feelings, sensations, and ideas.   This kaleidoscopic photography […]

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Barcelona’s parks: a green oasis in the city

Do you know…? There was a time when there were no parks in Barcelona. Gardens were private and belonged to rich families and science academies. Land without buildings were rural properties, used to grow crops. The first park established expressly as a place of public leisure did not open until 1872, when the Ciutadella was […]

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Buff Epic Run Barcelona 2015

Next Saturday December, 19th from 11 am on Montjuïc Castle and other surrounding spaces will become the setting for the Buff®  Epic Run®, a 8-km course with several obstacles to get through including mud pools, straw walls, tube mountains, tyre barriers and rope mazes. This exceptional 8-km course will have over a thousand participants which will […]

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Barcelona Free Museums on Sunday Evening

[To know more about Barcelona] The MNAC, CCCB and the Picasso Museum are among those that open their doors to the public on the first Sunday of every month all year round, and others do the same every Sunday afternoon from 3pm to 8pm. Montjuïc Castle Montjuïc Castle is a municipal facility located on a […]

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La Mercè 2014: Barcelona city Festival

Between 19 and 24 September Barcelona will be celebrating La Mercè, its annual city festival, with Stockholm as this year’s guest city. The guest city programme offers the Swedish capital an exceptional showcase to present its street theatre, circus, dance and music. Tradition is again one of the three main pillars of the festival, which […]

Montjuïc Funicular

The Barcelona’s Funicular and Cable Car closed to the public

Montjuïc’s funicular is closed to the public temporarily for three weeks, from 27 January to 14 February. The aim is to enable mandatory annual inspection work and to update all the facility’s elements. While the funicular inspection is being carried out, the TMB will be operating a special bus service between Paral·lel and Montjuïc Park […]

Silent Strength exhibition by Liu Xia in Barcelona

The exhibition features 26 snapshots taken by the photographer, painter and poet, one of the best-known artists in China today, whose works have ironically been banned from being exhibited in her own country. Liu Xia cries out in silence, pleading for freedom of expression, the main thrust of her works, which are now on display […]

Barcelona with children: Backpack baby

Travelling with kids to Barcelona allows you to discover a lot of interesting places and activities out of the mainstream. For instance, museums such as Museu Marítim, with its old ships and cool audiovisual displays; or the deliciously sweet and small Museu de la Xocolata or the enjoyably creepy wax figures of the Museu de […]

Barcelona Buff Epic Run 2011

The city’s most congenial annual race, amazing participants and the public alike, is back, kicking off at Montjuïc Castle at 11 am this Sunday 18 December. And that is because the Buff Epic Run, an extreme obstacle race, leaves no-one unmoved, with its perfect combination of sport and laughter. An 8-km route that includes mud […]