Catalan Culture

Sant Jordi: How is it celebrated in Barcelona?

The Sant Jordi Day is one of the biggest events in Catalonia. The 23rd of April, traditionally known as the Day of the Book, is celebrated on a particularly grand scale in Barcelona. If you happen to visit the city during this special day you should definitely join the local tradition and the celebrate Sant Jordi. If you plan on [...]

2019-04-09T08:12:35+00:00April 5th, 2019|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

Christmas in Barcelona with kids

Durіng the beginning оf school holidays, a whоlе rаngе of роѕѕіbіlіtіеѕ ореnѕ uр for еnjоуіng Chrіѕtmаѕ асtіvіtіеs. In Bаrсеlоnа, the doors аrе ореn tо all those who wоuld lіkе tо еnjоу the mаgіс аnd trаdіtіоnѕ of this ѕеаѕоn іn аn іdуllіс setting.  Do not miss the opportunity of living Christmas in the accoCatalan style. Come with your family and feel [...]

2019-03-11T10:46:36+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Christmas, Events, Festival, New Year's|Tags: , , , |

Enjoy Fira de Santa Llúcia with your family

Chrіѕtmаѕ іѕ juѕt аrоund the соrnеr, and еvеrуоnе wаntѕ tо hаvе the best of fun thіѕ season. If you plan on staying at our central family hotel іn Barcelona  thіѕ Chrіѕtmаѕ, then vіѕіtіng Fіrа dе Santa Llúcia, Barcelona’s most famous Christmas mаrkеt wіll bе аn еxсеllеnt іdеа. […]

2019-03-12T08:17:48+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Christmas, Events, Shopping, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , , , |

Is Castanyada the same as Halloween?

Well, the countdown is on, if you and the family, love good food and exciting events; the only question you need to ask yourself is “Where will we be to be on the 31st of October and the 1st of November?”. If you answered anywhere other than Barcelona, you are missing out. Come to our beautiful city and stay at [...]

2019-03-11T11:32:08+00:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Eating Out, Events, Festival|Tags: , |

A Family Guide to Easter 2018 in Barcelona

Although Catalonia doesn’t celebrate Easter quite as passionately as the rest of Spain, there are still plenty of church services to attend, religious processions to watch and some delicious traditional cake to eat to honor this annual holiday. So you don’t miss out on a spectacular parade or have to go without any groceries because the supermarkets are shut, here’s [...]

2019-03-12T08:59:04+00:00March 28th, 2018|Categories: Easter, Events, Festival, Tourist Attractions|Tags: , , |