Resultados con tag "tradition"

Feast of San Juan in Barcelona

Feast of San Juan in Barcelona

San Juan in Catalonia is called the Revetlla de Sant Joan, the Nit del Foc (Night of fire), the Nit de les Bruixes (Night of the witches) or the Nit del Ros. It's a party where the arrival of the...

L'Ou com balla 2015

L'Ou com balla 2015

The festival Ou com balla (Dancing egg) is held in Barcelona exactly 60 days after Easter, and this year 2015 it is celebrated on June 4, 2015 and will last until Sunday June 7th. The Dancing egg...

Live Sant Jordi in Barcelona

Live Sant Jordi in Barcelona

If there's a nice day to be in Barcelona, ​​this is the day of Sant Jordi, on April 23. That day the city turns into a party and millions of people go out to the streets looking for, among...

Catalonia April's Fair 2015 in Barcelona

Catalonia April's Fair 2015 in Barcelona

Today we'd like to talk about the "Feria de Abril de Catalunya". The "Feria de Abril de Catalunya" is held every year in late April in Barcelona (specifically...

Fórmula 1 Spain 2015

Fórmula 1 Spain 2015

The Formula 1 Grand Prix of Spain 2015 will be back in Barcelona next 8, 9 and 10 May 2015. It is the fifth time that it will be held at the Circuit de Catalunya in Montmelo, a town very close to...

Carnival in Barcelona

Carnival in Barcelona

From 12 to 18 February in Barcelona, Barcelona celebrates the Carnival 2015! Prepare a nice mask and an original costume and come to one of the parades that take place in different neighborhoods of...

Surprise your partner with a trip to Barcelona for St Valentine's

Surprise your partner with a trip to Barcelona for St Valentine's

If you want to have an excuse to visit Barcelona, here it is: St Valentine! Next February 14 it will be a fantastic Saturday. Already have plans? It can be a very good idea to take advantage of the...

Your best wishes for 2015

Your best wishes for 2015

On December 20 we put the Christmas tree in the lobby of Hostal Mare Nostrum and provide our customers with little cards to write and then hung from the tree its best wishes for 2015. You had...

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...