Winter in Barcelona

This tag reunites all our blog posts of interest for those travelers coming to Barcelona in the winter. These are posts that apply to the Christmas season as well as New Year’s eve, but also talk about other local festivities taking place in the Winter such as Carnival and special district celebrations. We also discuss winter activities such as skiing around Barcelona, local foods that can only be tasted this time of the year, as well as give you specific tips to be prepared for the low temperatures and the rain in Barcelona. Everything you need to make your trip easy and special!

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Feast of Saint Anthony in Barcelona

ELS TRES TOMBS FESTIVAL TAKES PLACE THIS WEEK

CELEBRATING THE FESTIVAL OF SANT ANTONI IN BARCELONA There was a time when it was common to see carriages and horsemen in the city, so the Tres Tombs parade and animal blessing felt just like the natural thing to do in a strongly Catholic society. Now animal force has been substituted by cars and other …

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New Years Eve Dinner Barcelona

GREAT IDEAS FOR YOUR NEW YEARS DINNER IN BARCELONA

BARCELONA RESTAURANTS FOR NEW YEARS EVE Spending New Year’s Eve in Barcelona? Last year we shared the best places to attend a New Year’s Party in our city. But what about dinner? It’s something to absolutely plan in advanced if the party you’ll be attending doesn’t include dinner. And absolutely do not leave it to …

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Popular Catalan Christmas jingles

OUR FAVORITE CHRISTMAS MUSIC FROM CATALONIA

THE BEST CATALAN CHRISTMAS CAROLS I love Christmas Carols. We sang them in school when I was a child, and my parents bought me a book with tradition Christmas songs so I could learn and sing more of them. And while there are some Christmas carols in Spanish, my favorite have always been the ones …

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BEST SPANISH SOUPS

Ever tried a Spanish soup? When you visit Spain, don’t stick only to tapas: get your spoon ready to try some authentic Spanish soup recipes. When someone thinks about Spanish food, tapas and paella seem to be like the only thing that’s worth trying. However, if anything characterizes the Spanish gastronomy in the cold months …

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Climate in Barcelona

WHAT IS THE WEATHER IN BARCELONA LIKE?

Barcelona climate facts The weather being good or bad is one of the points that can make your trip succeed or fail. So knowing about the local weather characteristics in your destination is vital to plan ahead and prepare accordingly to bring the right clothes and equipment. Find out how the Barcelona weather can affect …

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BARCELONA NEW YEARS EVE: MUST READ TO AVOID A FAIL

How to plan a great New Year in Barcelona New Year’s Eve is around the corner! It’s one of our favorite holidays in the year: it feels like for once everyone is celebrating something together (at least in our time frame!). It’s a great time to travel and be in an exciting foreign city… as …

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Packing tips: how to dress in Barcelona in wintertime

WHAT TO PACK FOR BARCELONA IN THE WINTER

Your smart winter Barcelona packing list The weather in Barcelona is often changing. While some October days might feel almost like it’s still the summer, the next day can be chilly all of a sudden, and eventually wet. January and February tend to be the coldest months in the year. However, it only snows once …

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Calsot restaurants: Best calsotada in Barcelona | ForeverBarcelona

WHERE IS THE BEST CALÇOTADA IN BARCELONA?

The season of the Catalan Calçots has started! The calçot onion (pronounced “calsots“) is a winter green onion that Catalan farmers grow in a particular way: they keep covering it with earth as it grows, to prevent the sun from turning the leaves green. That’s how it grows long as a leek and stays tender …

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Winter fruit and vegetables Spain | ForeverBarcelona

AUTUMN AND WINTER FRUITS AND VEGETABLES IN SPAIN

Our favorite winter season fruits Spanish markets are now packed with autumn and winter season fruits and vegetables: cold weather is not an excuse to not follow a healthy diet rich in greens and fruit. In my food tours I’ve often noticed that some of our most common winter season fruits are not so common …

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