Barcelona

Sun, sea, sand, sangria… Catalonia’s sexy and sensational capital rolls a city break and beach holiday into one. No wonder it’s one of Europe’s most popular destinations. Few know The Great Enchantress better than Urban Travel Blog, so get the inside story from us, starting with our Long Weekend guide

Welcome to the first ever “Boutique & Unique” hotel review on Urban Travel Blog. With this series of posts we aim to create a stunning portfolio of unique accommodation for our readers to visit around the world… In A Nutshell Balneari Prats is a historic spa hotel in Caldes de Malavella,…

Peer to peer just went gangster in Barcelona thanks to travel company Trip4Real… Duncan Rhodes books a sea view lunch with none other than Dani “El Millionario” Rojo, Spain’s most wanted felon. “Robbing a bank is addictive – like fucking. It’s really orgasmic,” says my lunch companion, as he pries open…

Find out what happened when Skrill sent a Prepaid Mastercard topped up with €500 to our Barcelona-based Blogger-in-chief. A two day itinerary of bunkers, bars, brunch and true bromance…  So you’ve watched the above video? Who knew that being a presenter is a little trickier than it looks? But anyway…

Click click zoom. Duncan Rhodes is given a license to mill around Barcelona’s streets and shoot up anything that gets in his way. Join him on the creative tourism bandwagon in the photogenic capital of Catalonia. I’m crouched down behind the plastic slides of a playground, lying in wait, my…

We’ve all followed a man with an umbrella around a city’s major sights, but Barcelona now offers a slew of specialist tours. Marissa Tejada signs up for a shopping tour, that incorporates design, fashion and food into its agenda… To block the glare of the Mediterranean sun, personal tour guide…