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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...

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...