The Three Wise Men Parade in Barcelona

As every year, the Three Wise Men arrive in Barcelona on the night of January 5, a tradition celebrated in Spain and Portugal and in most nations of Latin America. Given due regard on the experts, they tell that the three wise men were not always 3 in number and that the biblical fragment from…

A Walk Before Christmas

This weekend is the perfect opportunity to go for a walk in Barcelona. It might be that the weather is not that good, or the fact that this weekend is the last weekend before Christmas may do the streets a bit crowded … but either way, it could not bring ruin to our weekend: it is…

Barcelona Christmas Shopping

When it comes to Christmas time, we all know how messy and tricky is to find the most perfect present. Here we have the answer: This Christmas, Barcelona is the gift. We could not agree more with this year’s Christmas Shopping campaign of Barcelona Shopping City by Turismo de Barcelona. The Barcelona Shopping Line, the…

Christmas in Barcelona Has a Date

Despite the jumpstart of Christmas shopping with the Black Friday, no Christmas really kicks off in Barcelona until the festive lights are switched on all over the streets. This year, the lights switch on is scheduled pretty much before the couple of weeks leading up to Christmas. This is the aim of Barcelona Commerce to…

Black Friday Barcelona 2016

It is a few days before we take to the streets in search of the biggest discount for Christmas gifts. Many of us will be well prepared, as if instructed to watch, scan and process price tags while pushing and pulling down either doors or humans. Some others … may someone have mercy upon them.…