Resultados con tag "curiosity"

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...

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...

XVIII edition of Salón del Manga of Barcelona 2012

XVIII edition of Salón del Manga of Barcelona 2012

Today we bring to you to the Eighteenth Edition of Salón del Manga, an event held every year in Barcelona. This time the event will be held on days 1, 2, 3 and 4 November 2012 in Montjuic...

Jazz on the stunning terrace of La Pedrera

Jazz on the stunning terrace of La Pedrera

Today we bring you a great plan for summer nights in Barcelona: outdoor jazz, a glass of champagne and stunning views. How? Here we explain it to you... Summer has just arrived in the city and...

Typical Spanish
PART II: "Having the Vermut”

Typical Spanish PART II: "Having the Vermut”

"Making a Vermouth" or “Hacer el Vermut” is to drink a liquor called Vermouth and eat a snack a while before eating at noon, so about 12 hours. There are several types of vermouth, but perhaps...

Typical Spanish
PART I: Siesta time

Typical Spanish PART I: Siesta time

A siesta is a short nap taken in the early afternoon, often after the midday meal. The siesta is a typical custom in Spain and Latin America (but also in China, Taiwan, Philippines, India, Greece...

Barcelona Traditions: Sant Ponç Fair

Barcelona Traditions: Sant Ponç Fair

Hostal Mare Nostrum want to talk today of a traditional fair in Barcelona: Fira de Sant Ponç. Every May 11 is celebrated in Calle Hospital, just next to the street Sant Pau (where we are), the...

Barcelona Low Cost: Opportunity Week 2012

Barcelona Low Cost: Opportunity Week 2012

Hostal Mare Nostrum Barcelona propose to you this great event: the "Opportunity Week 2012", a week full of special offers, discounts and many deals! From January 27th to February 5th, you will find...

"Playstories" in the Museum of Archaeology of Catalonia. Let's play!

"Playstories" in the Museum of Archaeology of Catalonia. Let's play!

Hostal Mare Nostrum would like to talk about this interesting exhibit at the Museum of Archaeology of Catalonia: "Playstories". Over five hundred "clicks" will be exposed in the MAC Barcelona...