European Music Festivals 2018

Festival season is almost upon us and with so many top class events happening, it can be hard to choose which European music festival(s) to go to. We want to help you out, so here's our round-up of the best music festivals happening around Europe...
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Neighbourhood Watch: Barcelona’s Coolest Barrios

  From the 2,000 year old walls of the Ciutat Vella (old town) to the salty backstreets of the fisherman’s quarter, the following are 7 of the coolest barrios to explore the next time you visit Barcelona...   Born and...
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City Highs: Six of Barcelona’s Best Rooftop Bars

After a day of sightseeing and sun worshipping, there's nothing like kicking back with a cocktail at one of Barcelona’s rooftop terraces. Surrounded by the terracotta skyline and Antoni Gaudi’s iconic masterpieces, these are the hottest places to get...
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A Whistlestop Tour of Barcelona

Barcelona offers everything you can imagine from a Mediterranean city – sunshine, beaches, wonderful food, culture and design. Seeing the city sights couldn’t be easier. At arrivals from Barcelona airport the Aerobus service brings you to Placa...
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Eat Like Royalty in Barcelona In 3 Easy Steps.

Wandering the streets of Barcelona trying to choose where to sit and eat can be a bit of a mission. Actually it can be a bit of a nightmare. That’s the scourge of brilliant cities everywhere: lots of very average restaurants, trying to get lots of...
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Girona For The Weekend

Some say a better more compact experience than Barcelona and no chance of being pick-pocketed or being swamped by hen and stag parties. Cab to town is about €12, stay in Ciutat for a boutique experience. The Caralemany is a standard 4 star hotel but...
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Sunshine and Surrealism: The Dalí Museum, Figueres

Standing in the lobby of the hotel with my guide Ana, we spent the first few minutes of the tour looking at photos on the wall of Dalí enjoying meals with his friends and wife, Gala. “She was the love of his life, she was everything to him. His...
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Exploring Girona’s Best Bits in a Day

  “We have the best restaurant in the world here in Girona. Can Roca. You know it? And the Roca brothers also own that ice-cream shop over there. You like ice-cream?” It was 11am and the leafy street was drenched in sunlight. The sky was...
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