Casanova Hotel, Barcelona, Spain: Hip Elegance

It’s sleek, it’s hip, and it’s right in the middle of the action. In fashion-conscious Barcelona, Casanova Hotel stands out like a...


Le Méridien Hotel, Barcelona, Spain

Le Méridien is a terrific choice for travelers who want both luxurious accommodations and easy access to the city’s sights.


Exploring Barcelona by GoCar — it’s fun!

Want to experience some of the great cities of the world like a local? You might want to try GoCar, gps-guided mini scooter-cars that put...


A Taste of Spain: Passionately Delicious

With a warm smile, “our chef," Jaume Brichs, picks us out of the teeming crowd at the main entrance of La Boqueria Market in Barcelona,...


Chocolate Museum, Barcelona, Spain

In Barcelona, a city jam packed with museums filled with history, art, erotica, and even shoes, it is not surprising to find one devoted to...


Horchata: Summer Gold in a Glass

Horchata (Orxata in Valencian and Catalan) is made from water, sugar and — the magic, vital ingredient — “chufas," or "tiger nuts,"...


Chef Juame Brichs, Barcelona, Spain

Jaume Brichs, chef, pastry chef, food and beverage consultant, and cooking class instructor, is a man passionate about his Catalan food and...


Mexiterranée Restaurant, Barcelona, Spain

Located inside the Casanova Hotel on Gran Via de Les Corts Catalanes in central Barcelona, Mexiterranée is a restaurant most tourists and...


L’antic Bocoi del Gòtic, Barcelona, Spain

L’antic Bocoi del Gòtic is only a five-minute walk from the tourist-heavy La Rambla, but worlds — and centuries — away.