Barcelona, a novel city

This week when Saint George has been the great protagonist, we wanted to review some of the books which have featured Barcelona as their protagonist. And from Eduardo Mendoza to Carlos Ruiz Safón there have been authors who have located their novels in Barcelona. Are you ready to enjoy the Barcelona of the books? ¨The…

Essential route through the Eixample

Barcelona is organized into ten districts. And one could say that from the lower slopes of Tibidabo down to the Mediterranean sea, ten different Barcelonas unfold to be discovered, among them that of the Eixample. The cradle of modern Barcelona   Did you know that modern Barcelona was born in the Eixample? It is a district which extends from the Plaza España practically up to…

Seasonal mushroom dishes you cannot miss

The downpours we’ve had over the last few weeks promise a good mushroom season, and indeed, mushrooms top the autumn menus of Barcelona restaurants such as El Principal de l’Eixample. An essential part of any November culinary offering, mushrooms are a favorite among diners, and they stand out due to their significant versatility that allows…