NOTE! This site uses cookies

By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For more detalis, see Read more


What are you looking for?

Life & Style

Life & Style
The 'Festa del Tió' in Argençola (by Mariona Miquel / Casa del Tió)

19 December 2020 05:24 PM

Move over Santa Claus, the Caga Tió rules in Catalonia

Catalan tradition dictates that a pooping log delivers children their presents

A couple peruse the stalls of the Santa Llúcia Christmas fair in the centre of Barcelona, November 2020 (by Carola López)

18 December 2020 11:35 PM

PODCAST: Christmas in Catalonia

Festive feasts, plenty of presents and a surprising amount of traditions involving poo 

Catalan restaurants take home five Michelin stars

14 December 2020 09:16 PM

Two Catalan restaurants earn second star in Michelin Guide 2021

Three more dining establishments earn their first star, while the guide introduces new sustainability distinction
The carillon clock at Tarragona's central market strikes 12 o'clock, November 21, 2018 (Sílvia Jardí)

11 December 2020 11:38 PM

PODCAST: Catalonia's late eating habits - time for a change?

Curfew forcing new routines but timetable reform campaigners want permanent shift 

Children looking into a store with Christmas decorations in Reus (by Mar Rovira)

07 December 2020 03:39 PM

In Catalonia over Christmas? Find out how to survive this atypical holiday season

Have a look at our guide to restrictions and a few local traditions to get by

Christmas lights in Barcelona brighten up new streets and squares

27 November 2020 02:45 PM

Santa Llúcia Christmas fair returns with fewer stalls and capacity control

The most unique edition of the historic festive market is underway until December 23
One of the baskets of Christmas dinners on offer at Cal Carter (by Nia Escolà)

19 November 2020 04:01 PM

Company dinners ‘in slippers’ and baskets of traditional dishes: restaurants looking to save the Christmas season

Restaurants are searching for alternative ways to offer festive dinner experiences to customers

Hunting mushrooms in the Pyrenees

15 November 2020 10:52 AM

‘When you go to the forest, nobody should notice you were there’

As the mushroom-picking season draws crowds to the Pyrenees, a mountain guide reflects on its environmental impact
Mushrooms collected in a wicker basket in Castellar del Riu, Berguedà (Escolà E.)

14 November 2020 12:23 PM

PODCAST: Mushroom Hunting

Episode 3 sees Filling the Sink head into the woods with a wicker basket in search of mushrooms 

<<  1 2 3 4 [56 7 8 9  >>