We are all made of stories, of everyday stories – and this website is a small guide of wanderlust in Barcelona, based upon personal experience and everyday small discoveries. In Rutes de Barcelona you’ll find a bit of everything: stylish facades, good eateries, cool design and the local lifestyle. I’ve picked some of my favourite destinations – houses, eateries, shops or galleries, and grouped them into little journeys. Or better said – ideas on how to spend some 3-4 hours in the city while having a walk, seeing some elegant houses, stopping for some good food and enjoying local insights.
An array of delicate visual stories, JOYA Barcelona is an annual event, now ongoing in several places of the city. I visited one of the exhibitions, and here are the designs I simply fell in love with.
This series of black and white photos are pure poetry. On Matter, an exhibition of the works of Joan Alsina, and Pep Codó, at Espacio BCN.
A fully preserved medieval jewel surrounded by sandy beaches and rugged cliffs, Tossa de Mar is one of the most beloved destinations in Costa Brava.
Diving into the sea or climbing the dragon’s tail? Here’s an insight into the wonderful universe of Antoni Gaudí.
Sant Pol de Mar is at about 40 minutes by train from Barcelona, on the coast of Maresme. The place has a bit of everything: narrow winding streets, medieval churches, Modernist mansions, places with good food, pine-covered hills and, above all, ten beaches to its name.