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Catalonia, the place to be this summer

This summer everything seems to be finally going back to normal, as can be seen by the positive forecasts for the tourist industry. But if there is one thing that demonstrates the return to the much-desired...

A walk through mediaeval times in Pals

A stroll through the streets and alleyways of the Baix Empordà town of Pals takes the visitor straight back to mediaeval times. The following proposed itinerary includes information panels placed at key...

Girona, a city for a trip into the past

With its four rivers and its dual city walls, its cobbled streets, historic buildings, monuments and artistic riches, the city of Girona is an excellent destination for a dive into the past. Girona’s...

Discovering the Vall d’Aro

To get to know Castell-Platja d’Aro, we suggest three routes in the Vall d’Aro on which you will discover some of the authentic charms of the Costa Brava coastline. The first itinerary is a circular...

The route of Les Corts in Empúries

The itinerary starts in the car park of the El Molí de l’Escala restaurant and heads in a north-westerly direction towards the farmhouses of Les Corts. After passing the lock of the mill, on the left...

The moment of change

After a two-year hiatus because of the global health crisis and the resulting restrictions on mobility, the Catalan tourism sector is back to 2019 occupancy figures

Martin Kirby
HEADING FOR THE HILLS
Martin Kirby

THE GOOD AND THE VILE

Barney Griffiths
THE CULTURAL TIGHTROPE
Barney Griffiths

YOU CAN’T DO THAT HERE

Matthew Tree
Long-term resident
Matthew Tree

Touristdipity

Barney Griffiths
THE CULTURAL TIGHTROPE
Barney Griffiths

Won’t mingle?

Neil Stokes
THE LAST WORD
Neil Stokes

HOW (NOT) TO GET ALONG

Martin Kirby
HEADING FOR THE HILLS
Martin Kirby

WORDS OF LOVE

Unbridled joy after Girona play-off win

FISCAL DEFICIT AND ENTREPRENEURS’ HELL

Cadaqués

Half a century of music and still going strong

El Grec

Grec spotlights European creativity this summer

Ingrid Teixidor
Celler Oliveda

Ingrid Teixidor

Joan Mateu
Painter

Making the ordinary extraordinary

Basketmaker
Tortellà (Garrotxa)

Dani Iglesias

Actors, co-founders of escapade theatre
(Barcelona)

Sue Flack & Caspar

Christian Rodrigo
Actor, producer, director and acting coach from Barcelona

Hard work equals success

Alba Sunyer Ollé
from Sallent, and studied in Sant Cugat before opening a physical therapy office in Manresa

Ambassador of cuisine

Maria Brasero.
Gaduated in Communication and Publicity in Barcelona and in Film Production from UCLA

“The sky is the limit”

xavier mas craviotto
is from Navàs (Bages). Before moving to Bristol, he did a postgraduate degree in language consultancy and publishing services in Barcelona and taught Catalan as a foreign language

Diverse and eclectic

Following the course of the black river

El Segrià, all the colors of fruit

Aigüestortes National Park, a landscape of legend

La Noguera and Catalonia’s history

Maria Nicolau

“You can’t cook well without liking food”

Abel Mariné
EMERITUS PROFESSOR OF NUTRITION AND FOOD SCIENCE

“The best diet is a varied and balanced one”

Cristina Lombardía
CHILD AND YOUTH PSYCHIATRIST

“We need to help young people fill the gap left when they have to give up their screens”

Fernando Fernández
Greenpeace mobilisation coordinator in Catalonia

“We’re the state most at risk of desertification in the European Union”

Mountain jigsaw

How swift the blaze

Is it legal or is it the right thing to do?

A life lived through song

WINE AND A WHINE

Wine cellar. ANNA VICENS

Wine route through...Terra del Cava

Basket
Text: CUINA MAGAZINE Photo: Anna Garcia Frigola

Magic of Maresme

Wine cellar. ANNA VICENS

Wine route through...Montsant

Digital classrooms

Blockchain, far beyond bitcoin

The never-ending search for digital talent

Mar Gutiérrez-Colón
PHD in English Philology (URV) and head of the team developing the new Art of Reading application

Learning English through fun

Pla de la Seu, Tarragona, July 2022
Photo: Xavi Vicente

The sky is the limit

Barcelona, January 2021
Photo: Juanma Ramos

Return of the Kings

The best coming art

Blanes, 2019
Photo: oriol duran

Make way for the Carnival King!