Marcela Topor

Marcela Topor

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The world is watching Catalonia

The horrific terror attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils have naturally been a major focus for the world’s media. With Barcelona being one of the most popular cities in the world, and as there were 30 different...

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A summer full of culture in the open air

The fine Mediterranean weather invites us to do activities outside, and what better then a good show in the open air? Every summer we offer a comprehensive guide to the year’s festivals between July...

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Getting ready for a busy summer

The holidays are almost here and if your perfect summer break does not mean travelling too far and spending time with the family, then we have just what you need. As every year, we offer a selection of...

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Catching up with slow fashion

As every year, we devote our main feature to the latest trends in fashion. However, this time we focus on local designers and so-called Slow Fashion, a concept that is growing and gaining more followers...

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Every day should be Sant Jordi

For Catalans, Sant Jordi is one of the most important days of the year. Who doesn't follow the tradition of buying books and roses on this Catalan version of Valentine's Day? Visitors, make sure you don't...

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Punk, Europe, Sherlock and Shakespeare

This month's main feature focuses on the punk movement, whose legacy is still alive 40 years on. We take a look at what punk meant as a cultural phenomenon, from its birth in 1976, through the experience...

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Where will the path of populism lead us?

If last year the political discourse was dominated by the word 'Brexit', it seems that this year 'populism' is the term du jour. This issue has a feature on the main players of the populist trend that...

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Food waste: top of the list for 2017

Another year and we devote the first issue of 2017 to a problem that affects everyone, and that we should all add to our list of New Year's resolutions. Wasting food is an alarming problem. Recent studies...

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Into an uncertain future

It has been an unpredictable year in 2016. We have seen the end of an era characterised by stability and the advent of one dominated by change and uncertainty. The year started with change and uncertainty...