Resultados con tag "tradition"

Who are the Three Wise Men?

Who are the Three Wise Men?

The story goes that the Three Wise Men were three kings following a star to Bethlehem from Babylon (or Persia, depending on the version), to bring some present to Jesus: frankincense, myrrh and gold....

Traditions: The twelve grapes of luck

Traditions: The twelve grapes of luck

If this is the first year you spend New Years' Eve in Barcelona, surely you have not heard yet of a tradition of our country: eating 12 grapes with the last 12 seconds of the year, on December...

It's Black Friday also at Hostal Mare Nostrum

It's Black Friday also at Hostal Mare Nostrum

Hostal Mare Nostrum joining this year once again to the tradition of the Black Friday! So all bookings made on November 28th through Facebook, Twitter, Telephone (+34 933185340), e-mail...

Halloween in Barcelona

Halloween in Barcelona

On the night of October 31st, we celebrate Halloween, better known in Barcelona as Castanyada. Castanyada is a traditional Catalan holiday celebrated on November 1st, coinciding with the day of All...

Visiting Barcelona with children

Visiting Barcelona with children

Barcelona offers many activities for families, it is a good destination for a getaway with young children. There are many options for families to choose, here we list some of the many things to do...

What spending Christmas Day at Hostal Mare Nostrum is like? PART I

What spending Christmas Day at Hostal Mare Nostrum is like? PART I

We know that Christmas festivities are usually spent at home, surrounded by all the family, but we also know some people take the opportunity to travel, and many of our guests have chosen our hotel to...

Hostal Mare Nostrum wishes you a Maerry Christmas and Happy New Year 2014!

Hostal Mare Nostrum wishes you a Maerry Christmas and Happy New Year 2014!

Open for Christmas: BarGelOna, the ice rink of Barcelona

Open for Christmas: BarGelOna, the ice rink of Barcelona

The ice rink in Plaza Catalunya, in Barcelona, opened its doors on November 21 at 5pm. The ice rink, which until now was the largest one in Europe, becomes the world's largest one now. The tent that...

Hostal Mare Nostrum with Castellers: Sagrada Família

Hostal Mare Nostrum with Castellers: Sagrada Família

Next 27th October, these "Collas" of Castellers will make a performance in Barcelona: • Castellers de la Sagrada Família • Castellers del Poble Sec • Tirallongues de Manresa Time: 12...

La Mercè, the main festival of #Barcelona is here!

La Mercè, the main festival of #Barcelona is here!

The Mercè is the main festival of Barcelona since 1871, when the city council first compiled a program of events to celebrate the extraordinary feast of "Our Lady of Mercy" (Mare de Déu de la Mercè...