Want to experience something bigger than Mardi Gras? In late February, Carnaval is celebrated all over Spain. The biggest celebrations take place in Barcelona, Sitges, Cádiz and the Canary Islands. …Continue Reading →

A City of Dragons

Have you noticed that Barcelona is A City of Dragons? While walking through its streets you will find ornamental dragons in many buildings and public places. Keep an eye open…Continue Reading →

Giants of Barcelona

The Giants of Barcelona are basically sculptures of people made out of wood, plaster & cardboard of about 3 meters high. Their internal structure allows a person or two to…Continue Reading →

Culture in Barcelona


A castell (castle in Catalan) is a human tower built traditionally during festivals at many locations within Catalonia. The tradition’s origin is in Valls (south of Catalonia), towards the end…Continue Reading →