Barcelona

Day in the Life of a Travel Writer/Blogger in Barcelona – Spain Travel Article

Day in the Life of a Travel Writer/Blogger in Barcelona Prologue: Ever imagined what it would be like to live in Barcelona and hustle a living as a self-employed travel blogger? This is an entry taken from my actual diary. Written in 2016, about a year or two after starting my career as a travel blogger in Barcelona, it sets the tone and, I think, hints at the challenges I faced while living off my wits.  Words and photo by…

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Best Barcelona Neighbourhoods for Families ~ A Kid-Friendly Guide – Spain Travel Article

Best Barcelona Neighbourhoods for Families ~ A Kid-Friendly Guide Visiting Barcelona with your family? Looking for the best Barcelona neighbourhoods to stay with your kids? All words & photos by your Barcelona guide, Ben Holbrook. This is the guide for you, with the best family-friendly “barrios” in Barcelona, based on things like convenience and suitability of location, public transport, general safety and access to family-friendly facilities. These are the best family friendly neighbourhoods/barrios in Barcelona! Eixample: For Luxury and Culture-Loving…

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Barcelona Beer Festival 2020: Discover “La Cerveza Perfecta” – Spain Travel Article

Barcelona Beer Festival 2020: Discover “La Cerveza Perfecta” Barcelona beer buffs, listen up! The Barcelona Beer Festival (13th, 14th, 15th March) is set to be the biggest of its kind in southern Europe and the perfect opportunity for hop-heads to discover “la cerveza perfecta” in Barcelona! This year’s instalment will be the ninth edition of the immensely popular Barcelona Beer Festival, which has become something of a pilgrimage for craft beer lovers in Barcelona (and the rest of Spain). The…

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Group lunching right by the sea – Spain Travel Article

Group lunching right by the sea For me this place says holiday more than most beach restaurants in Barcelona. An oasis away from the busiest part of Barcelona´s beach & settled beneath the W Hotel you´ll find El Gallito Restaurant. (Photo by El Gallito)(Photo by El Gallito) Green vines cover the pergolas on the outside terrace which is moments from the sea and the colourful cushions and long chunky wooden tables make the perfect setting for a calm, delicious, group lunch…

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