Education | 24/11/2014 at 11:37h

Only English is spoken here

Barcelona offers a wide range of courses, workshops and activities where participants have to speak in English.

Literature | 24/11/2014 at 08:46h

Over one hundred years publishing the music of Catalan composers

The century-old Boileau publishing company has been publishing work by Catalan composers, such as Pau Casals and Enric Granados, since 1913.

Sport | 24/11/2014 at 13:29h

The second edition of Barcelona Magic Line is back with its sporting and social challenge

On 1 March, the event will once again combine kilometres and euros to help people in vulnerable situations. Participating teams are now able to register.

Children | 24/11/2014 at 11:16h

"We can't stop now" in the fight for child survival

A new UNICEF campaign aims to raise awareness, to end child mortality.

History | 24/11/2014 at 08:04h

Rediscover the history of Plaça Reial and its bars

With the help of some of the square's oldest residents, the SETBA Foundation reveals some unknown sides to the square and the bars that surround it.

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Creative caking-making descends on Barcelona

The third edition of the BCNCAKE Fair is coming to the Barcelona International Conventions Centre, one of the big events for lovers of craft and creative caking-making.

Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona
 From 28/11/2014 to 30/11/2014

Héctor Alterio and Lola Herrera come to the Teatre Romea

The two actors star in the play, En el Estanque Dorado, a Spanish-language adaptation of a contemporary-theatre classic, On Golden Pond.

Teatre Romea
 From 25/11/2014 to 04/01/2015

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Fire service
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