Castellers in Barcelona

First of all, we should start with a brief introduction to what Castellers are and the basic terminology. As this is a catalan tradition, all the terminology is in Catalan, although I will include the English transaction between brackets.

Basically a castell (castle) consists of a human tower with can have up to ten […]

Portuguese Cultural Week in Barcelona

For third year in a row, the Portuguese Consulate General in Barcelona is organizing a Portuguese Cultural week in Barcelona. This is a great oportunity to get to know all what Portugal has to offer.

This event is called “Portugal Convida” (Portugal invites you) and will take place from the 8th to the 14th […]

Barcelona Guitar Festival (June)

The 20 Barcelona Guitar Festival is getting to its end, however there are still few performances in June:

WILCO Thursday 4 June ( 21.00h) – L´Auditori from 42 to €50 SARA TAVARES Friday 5 June ( 21.00h) – L´Auditori Sala 2 €24 KEE MARCELLO BAND (Europe) featuring Uli Jon Roth (Scorpions) Thursday 10 June […]

Barcelona Guitar Festival (May)

The 20 Barcelona Guitar Festival will take place from March 29th to June 27th. Here is the programme for May:

SANTI PICÓ & ADRIÀ GRANDIA Thursday 7 May (21.00h) – Luz de Gas €15 ELEFTHERIA ARVANITAKI Thursday 7 May (21.00h) – Palau de la Música Catalana from 20 to €48 MADELEINE PEYROUX Friday 8 […]