New project for Barcelona

Barcelona’s city center is evolving! The idea’s first introduction was in 1987 by the director of environmental services of Barcelona, Salvador Rueda. He is now director of the Urban Ecology Agency of the city. It was a few years later, in 1993 that the first “Supermanzana” was born in the district of Ciutat Vella in order to […]

An update for Plaça Reial

One of Barcelona’s busiest and most visited areas is getting ready for an update Plaça Reial, one of the busiest and most visited areas in the city is preparing itself for an update. The area will receive improvements in regards to the streets, lighting, access and even street furniture and terraces. Barcelona’s government signed the […]

Sustainable Tourism in Barcelona

Barcelona wants to give back to its community The ‘Plan Estratégico de Turismo 2020’ (Strategic Plan of Tourism 2020) is reviewing possibilities to create a sustainable tourism and giving back to the city. Barcelona is a very attractive city. Last year it received over 30 million tourists, of which half spent the night in the city. The […]

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 […]

A natural sanctuary for Barcelona to ‘release’ its dolphins

The sanctuary may be the solution for the dolphins after the closure of Barcelona Zoo’s Dolphinarium The mayor of Barcelona, Ada Colau, is expected to decide the outcomes for dolphins staying in captivity in Barcelona. Currently, the city has decided that Barcelona Zoo should pay a total of 15 million euros to expand its facilities or, otherwise, shut down. An […]

Barcelona to win supply guarantee of reused water

Regenerated flows in the El Prat treatment plant will reduce drought risk Barcelona has agreed to extend the guarantee of water supply after the recent threat of water shortage. Within the next six months, the city of Barcelona will reinforce the supply system by taking advantage of the flows which are treated at the El […]