La Maquinista Shopping Center, Satisfying All 5 Senses

The maquinista is a shopping center located in the Barcelona district of San Andrés inaugurated on 14 June 2000.With more than 250 000 m², 242 stores and 2,800 employees, It is currently the largest shopping center in Catalonia and one of the largest Spain. The rooftop terrace of the Maquinista shopping center, located on the second floor of the shopping center, offers an idealic área for restaurantes, fun and relax.…

Cerveceria Catalana

Cerveceria Catalana

Catalan bar/restaurant Cerveceria Catalana is especially well-known among tapas fans. Just sit at the counter and point to any tapas you like. It’s best to begin with pan con tomate – grilled bread rubbed with fresh tomatoes and seasoned with olive oil, salt and pepper. Add to it a slice of first-class jamon and go on to try the grilled seafood – navajas a la plancha (grilled razors), sepia a…

GIRONA Flower Festival 2015

GIRONA Flower Festival 2015

Every year, in the second week of May,  Girona holds its colorful festival “Time of Flowers”. From year to year, local artisans and craftsmen cover the city with most picturesque flower instalations. Unforgettable flower arrangements fill this medieval city during the week of 09-17 of May. It´s the best way to escape from the city for a weekend with your children and rent a tour in Girona, because it keeps…

Bar Mut

Bar Mut

Authentic tapas bar at the crossing of Pau Claris with Avenue Diagonal. It has about five tables inside and three outside. No menu – every day the manager chooses the freshest market products and says what he is cooking. That is why their seatings are so strange – you can book a table to have dinner only at 8:30pm and 10:30pm. The place is more expensive than an average tapas…

Feria de Abril 2015!

Feria de Abril 2015!

La Feria de Abril de Catalunya is organized every year in Barcelona from 25.04 to 04.05. The Fair is a great celebration of flamenco, Spanish music, colors and different cultural and fun activities for the whole family. This street festive is a Catalan local version of the famous Andalusian fair in Seville , where people go out to the streets , women dressed up in traditional dresses of southern Spain.Most…

Sant Jordi 23 de Abril

Sant Jordi 23 de Abril

The day April 23 is  the Day of “Sant Jordi” in Barcelona – a symbolic and very romantic holiday and one of the most favorite holidays of the Catalans. According to tradition, every year on Saint George’s Day (the saint patron of Catalonia) men give red roses to women and women give books in return. This festivity is the Catalan version of Valentine’s Day. This day is associated with a beautiful…

Non Solo Pizza

Non Solo Pizza

Very close to Bonavista Apartments Eixample, Passeig de Gracia and Pedrera we have this authentic Italian restaurant where you can eat only pastas. All pastas and sauces are homemade and have nothing to do with what you’ve tried before. It is a real Italian taste with fresh ingredients brought from Italy. The typical Italian starters are really good – try Tricolore – dried tomatoes, parmigiano cheese and Sicilian olives or…

Kraftwerk Concert in Barcelona. 22 of April.

Kraftwerk Concert in Barcelona. 22 of April.

Kraftwerk is a multimedia project created in 1970 which became an innovative band for the development of electronic music. They are part of the history of this type of music and still represent a very important role. They are known for their audiovisual performances, one of which will presented this April 22 in Gran Teatre del Liceu of Barcelona, situated on the Ramblas. The 3D show – one of the…

Travel&Cake

Travel&Cake

Close to Bonavista Apartments Eixample, this modern cafe with its American twist deco and terrace! Travel & Cake is the little brother of another well-known restaurant – bistro Brunch&Cake, serving some of the best brunches in town. It is frequented by expats, students and new residents of the neighborhood. The interior is simple: white walls, wooden tables, iron chairs and flowers everywhere. Sundays are always full – waiters are running,…

Lukumas café

Lukumas café

                      Lukumas in Greek is doughnut, so, as you can guess, the owner comes from Greece. Following his family business, Petros opened a small bakery in the heart of Gracia and every morning pastry lovers line up to buy his doughnuts and awesome coffee. Here any sweet-craving will be satisfied – he sells shell and oval doughnuts with double filling,…