Barcelona’s Mercat de la Boqueria

The entrance to the mercat, just off La Rambla

One cannot visit Barcelona without spending an afternoon, or several, at the Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria. Located in the city’s old town, with an entrance just off La Rambla, the market is extremely accessible and thus very popular with tourists. Don’t let the throngs of camera touting visitors scare you, the market offers some of the city’s best food and is well worth pushing your way ... Read Full Article

In Barcelona – There’s No Avoiding La Rambla


  Chances are that your visit to Barcelona, the Catalan capital, will be a warm and inspiring one. Sea-breezes, sunshine and outdoor socializing are all hallmarks of a maritime city pulsing with fashion, design, nightlife and thousands of satisfied visitors each and every year.  Escaping the crowds isn’t an option here, and you really wouldn’t want to, because crowds are the essence of ... Read Full Article