Barcelona, City of Second-Hand Goods

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Summer is over, the sales are over, and our savings have run out. But our consumerist vein keeps asking for more and more. It´s time to shop around the flea markets, one alternative to the usual trade that in addition to being economical is also useful in finding real bargains or unique pieces. A growing […]

La Mercè 2014: Music, Art and Tradition in Barcelona

Posted on: September 15, 2014

September is the Catalan month of the calendar. Between September 11 and “la Mercè” (September 24), locals take to the streets to fight their post-holiday depression with parties and concerts. “La Mercè” is the star of these celebrations. As the feast day of the patron saint of Barcelona, it has been held since 1902 and […]