Articles By: Daisy Raine
While growing up in the midst of the green and pleasant Worcestershire countryside, Daisy always had the travelling bug. This influenced her decision to study Modern Languages and European Studies at the University of Bath and she is currently spending the third year of her degree abroad. Having completed six months studying at La Sapienza University of Rome, she is now enjoying the Catalan capital and writing for the Oh-Barcelona blog.
The Fiesta Mayor de Gracia returns to Barcelona this August, so why not join the thousands of locals and tourists that flock to enjoy this week-long celebration? With decorated streets, traditional food, wine tasting and a carnival atmosphere all around the barrio, we’re sure you’ll love this taste of the real Barcelona.
Barcelona is renowned for its crazy nightlife and the beach clubs are one of the city’s most unique and popular attractions. To help you choose which one to head to first, here is a run-down of the best beach clubs in the city.
They might have a strange name but Barcelona’s ‘chiringuitos’ are an ever-popular feature on the city’s beach scene. Whether you’re after a sunny spot to relax or somewhere a-buzz with nightlife, read our rundown of top sites by the sea.
Bored of the beach? Never fear – Barcelona’s bursting at the seams with alternative places to get a sun tan. Read on to find out about some of our favourite spots to soak up those rays, including parks, pools and decks.