Tourism of Barcelona. They launch an observatory to manage it

Tourism of Barcelona is a hot topic. The city wants to manage it now. Metropolis office – its Diputació and Turisme departments – plan to share data with citizens. It has to help with their decision-making. The City Council, Diputació and the consortium Turisme de Barcelona have promoted the Observatorio del Turisme de Barcelona to generate quantitative […]

EatWith and VizEat, the two social eating platforms, merge together

U.S. Startup EatWith, the ‘Airbnb For Home-Cooked Meals’ was acquired from VizEat, the European ‘social eating platform’. EatWith is a U.S. startup founded in 2012 by Guy Michlin and Shemer Schwarzwants, and launched in the wave of the sharing economy started in 2007 with Airbnb which wanted to connect hosts and guest for a local and authentic […]

FC Barcelona’s signings before 2017/18 season. Will they cope?

The summer transfer window closes today. 2017’s one was full of emotions for FC Barcelona. Many Blaugrana fans are totally disgusted with what Barca’s authorities achieved this summer. Let’s finally end up gossiping and talk about the actual acquisitions made. FC Barcelona’s crucial challenge was not to let Neymar Jr leave. It actually didn’t happen […]

Camp Nou – is it still the capital of emotions?

In the biggest European stadium, thousands of people have been making superb atmosphere over the years there. But it changed during Sunday’s game against Real Madrid. Why? After 13th of August Spanish Supercup clash between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid, Spanish – and especially the Catalan ones – media noticed one very interesting fact. The […]

Airbnb pulls 1,000 listings from Barcelona

1000 illegal apartments taken down from the famous platform, Airbnb, after “bed protest” in the center of Barcelona to raise awareness of risks of renting unlicensed apartments. On Tuesday 15th August 2017, Airbnb was forced to pull 1000 illegal listings of apartments around Barcelona. Barcelona is currently practicing a “One-host, One-home” policy called ‘Vivienda de Uso Turístico’. […]

Barcelona – the capital city of video games.

Last year, 47% of the sector’s turnover „was accumulated at the state level”. Video games’ industry gets bigger and bigger. We know it thanks to the secretary of the Spanish Association of Video Game Producer Enterprises, Antonio Fernández. The percentage of studies devoted to the brand in Catalonia also continues to grow, from 24.8% in […]

Discover Barcelona – Collserola Tower

Collserola Tower symbolizes the change of Barcelona! Walking through one of the most spectacular architectures in Barcelona and discover its modernity. Collserola Tower symbolizes the change of Barcelona! During your visit to Barcelona, you can not only discover a lot of nice food, street art with fantastic drawing but also check the modern and classical […]