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Find here our blog posts to enjoy Barcelona and Spain from home. Books, movies, table games, puzzles, cooking ideas, virtual experiences…

best Spanish cookbooks

THE BEST SPANISH COOKBOOKS (TAPAS AND MORE!)

Cool Spanish cooking and tapas cookbooks A lot of people are spending their confinement days… cooking! My simple buñuelos recipe was a hit some weeks ago, so I thought you might be interested in learning how to cook other delicious Spanish dishes. We’ve covered some easy recipes in our blog, but this it not the …

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Barcelona Jigsaw puzzles

DREAM ABOUT BEING HERE WITH THESE BARCELONA PUZZLES

Travel virtually to Spain with these Barcelona puzzles As the days in confinement go by, at home we start needing new ideas for things to do. Luckily our 4yo keeps us busy! But sometimes it’s great to have a quiet activity that allows us to be together, create something beautiful and stay focused (rather than …

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Gaudi Coloring Books

BARCELONA TRAVEL COLORING BOOKS TO BRIGHTEN YOUR CONFINEMENT

Relax with this beautiful barcelona and gaudi coloring books! It’s been a bit over a month of confinement in Spain, and art-related activities have proved to be a favorite way of unplugging from all the stressful news. I specially love coloring books because I can share a precious time with my kid and have fun …

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Barcelona Documentaries

WATCH THESE SPAIN DOCUMENTARIES DURING CONFINEMENT

Great documentaries in Spain to prepare your next trip Now that everyone is in lockdown and people can’t travel, it’s a great time to… lay on the sofa and watch TV! I’m sure that’s no news, unfortunately, right? Anyway let me give you some suggestions to do something different from watching Netflix episode after episode. …

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Popcorn and film

6 BARCELONA MOVIES YOU NEED TO SEE BEFORE YOUR TRIP

Best films SET in Barcelona – there’s no better movie set! Did you ever think that before visiting Barcelona you can make a small incursion around it through cinema? The pleasant climate of the city, its architecture and its beaches have served as a set for several films. Wouldn’t it be a cool idea to …

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Barcelona Virtual Tours: Rooftop of La Pedrera

VIRTUAL TOURS OF THE TOP BARCELONA SITES

See Barcelona from your home with these virtual tours of barcelona These are strange days. What at first didn’t look more than a strong flu has become a global alert, with people confined in their homes in Spain for at least 15 days (but rumors are it’ll be longer than that), schools and restaurants closed …

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Barcelona coffee table books | ForeverBarcelona

BARCELONA BEST COFFEE TABLE BOOKS

Great coffee table books on Barcelona Do you love displaying travel coffee table books at home? Coffee table books are a beautiful way to decorate the house, and provide moments of relax, beauty and joy, plus lots of interesting conversation opportunities. Specially when you have guests at home, they can be a wonderful ice breaker. So …

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Barcelona sites from the book Origin by Dan Brown

THE DAN BROWN BARCELONA IN ORIGIN (WITH SPOILERS)

DAN BROWN ORIGIN LOCATIONS: BARCELONA SITES, ELEMENTS AND LANDSCAPES Next Monday it’s the International Day of Books – St. Jordi, a huge celebration in Catalonia. So what better than discussing books today? And did you know Origin by Dan Brown takes place in Barcelona? Or should I say for the most part, as it also takes you …

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History of Spain book list

TOP CATALAN AND SPANISH HISTORY BOOKS FOR TRAVELERS

BOOKS ON THE HISTORY OF SPAIN: read BEFORE YOUR TRIP TO TAKE THE MOST OUT OF IT! Next Sunday is April 23rd, Saint George’s Day and International Day of Books. If you are planning a trip to Spain, what a better way to prepare than reading a few Spanish history books? You’ll be able to understand …

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Barcelona fiction novels | ForeverBarcelona

TRAVEL READING: NOVELS ABOUT BARCELONA

LET YOUR FANTASY FLY WITH THESE FICTION BOOKS SET IN BARCELONa Today we are recommending you the best Barcelona fiction books, because don’t you love reading stories about the places where you’ll travel to? I do, because once you get to your destination, you feel more connected to it as you try to discover the places …

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