Daily Archives: January 14, 2016


The annual Gracia Festival is not to be missed. The event of the summer holidays, Barcelona awakens out of deep summer slumber and the streets of Gracia come alive during August. If you are in Barcelona during this time, the festivities are something to behold! If you are staying in […]

Festa Major de Gracia


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Part of the newest Hipster route, you know the one – filled with trend setting flower beards and horn-rim specs. Well not quite, although Calle Blai has blossomed, it still retains its colourful textures – Factory fa├žades and a distinct Latino tone. Welcome to Poble Sec. The barrio borders Montjuic […]

Pinxos in Poble Sec


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In Gracia alone there are not one but three bicycle themed restaurant-cafe-bars. Three! And that’s only in one small neighbourhood of Barcelona! There are plenty of other places where the bicycle can be stashed or stowed while you eat, or it’s spoked image is ubiquitous on the walls in the […]

Bicycle Anyone?