23 Aug

Sporting events!

Massa Crítica Attention those who love cycling!! Did you know that every first Friday of the month there is an event called Massa Crítica (Critical mass) where, anyone of any age, no matter how good or bad you are at cycling, can ride from the Arc de Triumph with lots of other people who seek...
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22 Aug

Great views of the city!

Walking amongst the streets of Barcelona can give you a great insight into the city’s culture and vibe, especially the small narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter. However, having the entire city at your feet from a high view point can create a feeling of euphoria and it is great the see this amazing place...
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16 Aug

Great sights to see outside central Barcelona

Have you been to Barcelona before but you feel like you’ve exhausted your options of well-known places to visit, like the Sagrada Familia, Parc Guell and Montjuic? We’ve come up with a few ideas of lesser-known places that you could visit if you’re in the mood to see something that’s not one of the typical...
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8 Aug

DGTL & La Mercè Festival

There have been countless music festivals in Barcelona over the past month or so, and there are still more to come, such as DGTL festival, which is happening in a few weeks. We’re letting you know about it now, so you have some time to plan a trip if you think it interests you! And...
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1 Aug

Street festivals in Barcelona

Street festivals in Barcelona, known as ‘Festes Majors’, are a popular, longstanding tradition that allow locals to celebrate the life of their neighbourhood with Catalan traditions. These festivals take place at different times throughout summer for the various neighbourhoods in Barcelona, and they are a spectacular thing to experience, both for locals and people passing...
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23 Jul

Events in August

Nits d’Estiu at CaixaForum – Wednesdays in August ‘Summer Nights at the CaixaForum’ is a cultural event that will take place every Wednesday evening throughout the month of August. There will be concerts, film screenings and exhibitions, as well as workshops and guided tours. Featuring events from artists from around the world, there will be...
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18 Jul

Free entry to museums

Do you like visiting museums when you come to a new city, but you aren’t that tempted by paying for admission? Barcelona is a great city when it comes to culture and art, and it’s even possible to visit some of its museums for free. So, here is some handy information about a selection of...
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11 Jul

Sala Montjuic & Festival Grec

Today, we’re sharing with you two events that are taking place throughout July. So, whether you’re coming to Barcelona this weekend, or in two weeks, there will definitely be something for you to do! Sala Montjuic – 28th June – 2nd August Are you looking for something a bit more chilled out to do on...
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5 Jul

Barcelona Beach Festival, Sonar & Tomorrowland

We like to keep people up-to-date with what’s going on in Barcelona, and in the following post you can find out about a few music festivals taking place during July. We’re giving you a bit of notice for these ones, so if you decide to go, you have time to book a place to stay!...
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27 Jun

Gay Pride 2019

This weekend, on 28th and 29th June 2019, Gay Pride is back in Barcelona! Here at ACYH, we encourage our guests to travel respectfully with an open mind, and get to know people from all walks of life, and that is exactly what Gay Pride is about. While the celebrations have been going on since...
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