Festivals in Catalonia

Giants festival 2014

Festivals in Catalonia – loud, musical magical, serene, wild, spiritual, floral… they have it all. No one can create a festival like the Catalans and there are hundreds of festivals each year. While some have religious roots, others are musical ranging from sea shanties to flamenco to house. Festivals vary in scale with some villages arranging their own local events to entire city neighbourhoods... Continue reading

5 ways to persuade yourself to take that villa vacation in Catalonia

Villa spa Catalonia

Doubting the villa vacation? Not booked yet? Come off that fence! Read on… Not too sure where Catalonia is but can I afford to get there? Before waxing lyrical about the delights of a villa stay in Catalonia, it can be handy to know that you can get there affordably and easily. The two main airports are in Barcelona (El Prat) and Girona (Costa Brava airport), both of which are serviced by various... Continue reading