What to Do

On holiday with family, a group of friends, or significant other? Here you’ll find our suggestions on what to do in Barcelona over your stay… come on now, let’s get planning!

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    Ash | July 6, 2020 | 24 comments
    Barcelona Events Calendar 2020 by Month

    Barcelona is vivacious city where there’s always something going on. From street parties to traditional festivals to big club nights it’s virtually impossible to get bored here no matter what time of year you visit. It does however start with a plan – and you’ll get a great one reading my article on Barcelona events […]

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    Ash | November 12, 2021 | 19 comments
    Barcelona in June 2021 Guide: Events, Festivals + More

    By the time we get to June in Barcelona the first beach swim is already in the rear view mirror. The lazy days of ice cold beer and scolding hot sun are in full swing for us locals; but what about you travelers with pre-departure nerves and incomplete itineraries? The good news is it’s a great month to […]

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    Ash | July 4, 2020 | 0 comments
    Barcelona Carnival 2020 Guide (+Tips, Events, Parties)

    Couldn’t fit Brazil in this year? Maybe having a Barcelona Carnival is the next best thing. In 2020 it goes between February 20th to 26th and promises to be the best yet. Here’s how to visit and enjoy it to the fullest. Barcelona Carnival Info First off let me remind you that 25 minutes down […]

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    Ash | July 20, 2021 | 18 comments
    Visiting Barcelona in September 2021 (+ Festival Guide)

    Update 20/07/21: I’ve updated this post but a lot of the events are still TBA due to the ongoing COVID situation. For more up to the minute info please check out our group I’m Off to Barcelona or my post on visiting Barcelona during the COVID pandemic. I get why you’re here. You’re trying to […]

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    Ash | August 19, 2021 | 38 comments
    A Thorough Guide to Visiting Barcelona in August 2021

    There’s nothing more natural than deciding to spend part of August in Barcelona. It’s the month the city’s already lively street culture finds another gear. Sure, the parties and sunburns tend to send tourists to bed early – but we won’t be having any of that. Yes, August 2021 in Barcelona is shaping up to be the […]

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    Ash | March 16, 2021 | 34 comments
    Barcelona Christmas 2020 – Visit Ideas, Markets, Tips

    So you’re planning a Barcelona Christmas. First of all – great choice! The Catalan capital has a lot to offer, not to mention a brief weather respite from the cold of most parts of English speaking countries. But how the heck can we plan the perfect holiday with the limited hours, massive crowds, and even […]

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    Ash | May 29, 2020 | 1 comment
    Circuit de Catalunya: F1 and MotoGP Guide + 2020 Events

    If your Sundays are all about high-speed and adrenaline then a visit to the Barcelona racetrack (known as the Circuit de Catalunya) lands in can’t-miss territory. Whether you’re there for the F1 Spanish Grand Prix or want to take a Ferrari out on one of the world’s best racetracks knowing how to get the most out […]

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    Ash | April 29, 2020 | 0 comments
    9 Ideas for a Storybook Valentines Day in Barcelona

    Lucky to be spending Valentines Day in Barcelona? You’ve come to the right place. In this article you’ll find all the ideas and tips to spend an amazing day with your better half in the Catalan capital. With its architectural marvels, golden sand beaches, and cute little restaurants it’s the perfect place for a romantic […]

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    Ash | March 16, 2021 | 47 comments
    Easter in Barcelona 2020 Planned with Epic Local Help

    Planning an Easter in Barcelona? Welcome. First off a bit of congratulations – with the winter cold long gone and the insufferable heat of summer yet to arrive you’ve found the city’s schedule sweet spot. Whether you’re clinking glasses in the city’s picturesque squares or taking a sunset tour of Barcelona’s top attractions there’s hardly a better time […]

  • a mask for sitges carnival near barcelona
    Ash | May 31, 2020 | 11 comments
    Sitges Carnival 2020: Events Calendar and Party Tips

    Looking to celebrate Carnival without a pricey ticket to Rio? Then know that 300,000 people will gather half an hour away from Barcelona for one of the biggest Carnival events in the world: Sitges Carnival 2020. Here you’ll find out programming information, how to get there, and where to find the best parties. And if […]

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    Ash | July 3, 2020 | 0 comments
    Plan Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2020 like a Pro

    UPDATE (13/02/2020): After a statement by GSMA CEO John Hoffman the 2020 version of Mobile World Congress has been cancelled due to concerns for coronavirus. Mobile World Congress Barcelona is the world’s largest mobile industry exhibition and from a networking standpoint alone might be the highlight of your year. But if you’re one of the 110,000+ […]

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    Ash | June 1, 2020 | 0 comments
    Plan and Dominate Ironman Barcelona with One Guide

    So, your idea of a holiday is slugging through a 226.27 km race? I’d be lying if I said I hadn’t heard better excuses for coming to one of the world’s greatest cities. But that’s of little importance. Whatever your motives are I’m interested in helping you have the best Barcelona holiday possible, so let’s […]