Hot chestnuts, panellets, sweet potatoes and moscatell: La Castanyada 2012 is almost Barcelona

Hot chestnuts, panellets, sweet potatoes and moscatell: La Castanyada 2012 is almost Barcelona

Today we want to talk you about the "Castanyada". This Chestnut Fest is a popular festival in Catalonia which is celebrated on November 1st, on the occasion of the All Souls Day, although the...

The Wedding Fair "MiBoda 2012" comes back to Barcelona!

The Wedding Fair "MiBoda 2012" comes back to Barcelona!

Today we want to announce the return of "Salón MiBoda" ("MyWedding Fair" in english) to Barcelona. This year it will be installed at the iconic and spectacular dome of Las Arenas Shopping Centre, on...

16th edition of Barcelona Meeting Point 2012

16th edition of Barcelona Meeting Point 2012

Today we want to inform you about the 16th edition of the Barcelona Meeting Point, to be held in Barcelona from 17 to 21 October 2012. It is the only professional and international exhibition about...

October means huge party in Barcelona with Scissor Sisters in concert

October means huge party in Barcelona with Scissor Sisters in concert

We bring you some big news today: Scissor Sisters come to Barcelona! The concert will take place on October 29th at the famous Razzmatazz. Do you already have your tickets? The pop and glam rock...

Festes de la Mercè, the greatest festival of Barcelona

Festes de la Mercè, the greatest festival of Barcelona

Hostal Mare Nostrum invites you to come to the greatest festival in Barcelona, the Fiestas de la Mercè. As every year the whole town is preparing to offer entertainment and activities of all kinds...

Downtown Market Maremagnum

Downtown Market Maremagnum

Today we want to inform you about the arrival in late September of the famous Downtown Market Maremagnum in Barcelona. The second floor of the Maremagnum shopping center has a unique view of the...

Typical Spanish PART V: Castellers

Typical Spanish PART V: Castellers

In the region of Catalonia teams of Castellers can be seen competing against each other to proove who can build the highest human tower and dismantle it whithout falling apart. This unique...

"Dos pájaros contraatacan": Serrat and Sabina

"Dos pájaros contraatacan": Serrat and Sabina

Hostal Mare Nostrum is pleaed to announce the concert of this great duet: Serrat and Sabina! After the success of its previous joint tour "Dos pájaros de un tiro" Joaquin Sabina and Joan Manuel...

Typical Spanish PART IV: Sevillanas

Typical Spanish PART IV: Sevillanas

Sevillanas is a typical song and dance of Seville and all Andalusia region in general, and it is considered a kind of flamenco music. Its origins would be in the years before the time of the Catholic...

Typical Spanish PART III: Paella

Typical Spanish PART III: Paella

Paella is one of the most typical Spanish dishes, mostly next to the Mediterranean Sea, where there are hundreds and hundreds of different recipes for paella: meat paella, seafood paella, vegetable...