The Pink Peony The Pink Peony is a NYC-style beauty salon that combines the standards of Asian hospitality with American customer service and European elegance. The salon provides customers with high quality service and an exceptional beauty experience. It has three locations in Barcelona, each one very central to make them easy to reach and to allow customers the chance to rest after a long day at work. It welcomes women and men. How about treating yourself to a soothing massage or completing your look with a manicure and pedicure? The services: – Manicure – Pedicure – Waxing – Threading – Holistic Facial – Beauty Parties The three salons: Passeig de Gràcia, 100 (+34) 934 878 464 / [email protected] Carrer del Perill, 21-23 (+34) 934 765 284 / [email protected] Carrer de Mandri, 62 (+34) 933 158 804 / [email protected]
Trip Planner Now that you have found your accommodation with us, we want to make your trip even more exceptional by taking things one-step further. You can organize the rest of your adventure such as booking activities, walks, sight seeing, restaurant and club outings through us at the best prices possible with our new Trip Planner! What is the Trip Planner? It is a personal portal where you will be able to create your tailor made, personalized experience of Barcelona. You will have a list of various activities, walks, tickets to major sights like the Sagrada Famila, to restaurants and the most happening clubs. Once you have booked the walk or activity of your choice the planner will generate your very own agenda that will become your most handy tool through out your vacation. You will be able to have online and offline access or even have it in a printed version to have all the important information like times, addresses and phone numbers. Why using the Trip Planner? Through this you will have access to all activities and see them on one simple page. You will not have to spend hours on the Internet to find the best prices or search for things to do, because […]
Luisa Lago is a well known esthetician and beauty salon in Barcelona. They provide customers with the best quality gel nails, manicures, pedicures, waxing and hair removal. The salon is the best option in Barcelona for those who want top-notch beauty results at affordable prices. Their highly qualified staff work with the latest technologies and best products to offer you the best service possible. Their expert team of aestheticians speak English as well as Spanish. If you want a more personal beauty service have a look at our blog which has a post on home services. Contact information for the company can be found below.
Clean and Home is a company that offers professional household services to simplify their customer’s life. Their services include cleaning, pressing, laundry, upholstery, catering and even gardening. If you need a bit more time for yourself or are overloaded with jobs, don´t hesitate to leave it in the qualified hands of Clean and Home´s professional staff. Clean and Home guarantee a high quality service that is adapted to your needs and schedule. The company is known to be reliable and trustworthy. They also offer baby-sitting and child care, as well as assistance for seniors. Contact information can be found below.
El Corte Inglés – popular shopping center With a total of eleven floors, El Corte Inglés is the largest and the most popular shopping center in Barcelona. Once inside, you will find an enormous variety of different clothing brands, cosmetic products, sportswear, toys and so on. Furthermore, there is even a supermarket and a gourmet shop on the basement floor! They also offer customers the option of shopping online and collecting their items in the store to avoid the crowds. There are a total of six locations in Barcelona: Passeig d’Andreu Nin, 51 Avenida Diagonal, 617 Avinguda Diagonal, 471 Plaça Catalunya, 23, Plaça de Catalunya, 14 Avinguda Portal de l’Àngel, 19 If you want more suggestions on other shopping centres in Barcelona, have a look at our guide.
Rituels d’Orient Rituels d’Orient is a spa and hammam located in the Les Corts neighborhood of Barcelona. They provide body and facial care, always with the use of natural products. This is a space dedicated to the well-being and beauty secrets of the traditional hammams of Morocco and Turkey. The heat and humidity will relax your muscles and open your pores, preparing your body for the cleaning, exfoliation (with black soap made from essential black olive oils) and relaxing massage that follows. The experience is incredibly soothing, and you are guaranteed to feel the every day stress of life melting away with each passing minute. At Rituels d’Orient you will find two rooms with different temperatures, a swimming pool, two rooms for massages and a room for enjoying a cup of stress-releasing tea. You can decide for yourself the rhythm and how long you would like to stay in each room. If you would prefer visiting the spa just for a massage, you are welcome to do so.
Can Culleretes Can Culleretes is a traditional Catalan restaurant where little has changed since its original opening in 1786. It is a real trip back in time to Barcelona’s past! The restaurant is a hidden-germ on a narrow street in the Gothic Quarter, which you need to be attentive to find but once you do, it will be a treat. The dishes are authentic and some typical Catalan classics are escudella (a traditional soup), botifarra amb seques (pork sausage and beans), civet de pork senglar (stewed wild boar) or canelons d´espinacs amb brandada de bacalla (a spinach and cod cannelloni). They also offer grilled seafood, fried fish or steamed mussels and wines from all over Spain. Enjoy a meal in one of the oldest Catalan restaurant of the city! Area : Gotico Average Price : € 25 Cuisine : Catalan Dishes : escudella, sausage with beans, civet of wild boar, spinach cannelloni with codfish brandade, rovellons cake, pica-pica seafood, rack of lamb If you want more suggestions of restaurants in Barcelona have a look at our blog.
Swing Maniacs Swing Maniacs is a dance school in Barcelona. It offers courses for different types of dance, with swing music. It is very popular and has lots of students from children to adults and the elderly. It is open to anyone who is interested in learning dances such as lindy hop, charleston, claque, balboa, blues, hip-hop, funky, contemporary, ballet, and lots of others. They also organise events which are available for anyone to dance and days to try the dance classes to see if you enjoy it. The company does choreography and shows with 20, 30 and 40 year olds in different dances for swing, lindy hop, charleston, claque, balboa and blues to allow you to try something new and different from the events that they organise. There are lots of different courses to choose: Partner courses Individual courses Low cost courses Regular courses Intensive courses The room is also available to rent for events. If you are interested in this, contact the company directly. Photo credits: westsidesound.org
Diagonal Mar shopping centre. Diagonal Mar is a shopping centre located near the beach in the Poblenou neighbourhood of Barcelona. There is no need to go all over Barcelona, since everything that could be needed can be found in one place at the large selection of shops it has. The centre has lots of different stores such as Calzedonia, Bershka, Superdry and others. It has restaurants and bars where you can sit and take a break from shopping. There are also areas where children can play, and there is someone will take care your child whilst you are shopping. The centre is easy to access by public transport or they have a taxi service. Shopping has never been so easy! If you want more suggestions on other shopping centres in Barcelona have a look at our guide. Photo Credit: hines.com
Espai Joliu Espai Joliu is a concept store for lovers of plants, illustrations, food magazines, great coffee and homemade cakes. Located near Poblenou, the cafe is slightly removed from the busy city centre. It is the perfect place if you need a rest somewhere quiet with good taste, to enjoy a delicious coffee while admiring the illustrations and small designer objects. The bar attracts both tourists and locals for drinks because of its individuality. The cafe also organises afterwork events on Fridays to have a drink and meet people after a week of work. It is easily accessible by the metro (line L4, Llacuna stop).
Marmalade is a sophisticated restaurant and bar located in the trendy area of El Raval. It is the older sister to popular brunch restaurant ‘Milk’.
El Triangle at Plaça Catalunya Anyone who likes to shop will know that Barcelona has lots of shopping centres and one of them is El Triangle Centre Comercial. Located in the centre of Barcelona by Plaça Catalunya, they sell high quality items which fulfil the needs of their customers, as well as a providing services. There are many shops to choose from and the best part is that they are all in the same place! The shopping mall has everything you could need from fashion to culture, so you will certainly find what you are looking for. And if you need a break there are lots of restaurants to choose from. There are also shops for accessories, cosmetics and technology. You can find such popular shops as BIRKENSTOCK, URBAN OUTFITTERS, Camper, Massimo Dutti, HAVAIANAS, Foot Locker, Sephora. After exciting shopping at El Triangle you can have a cup of cappuccino at Starbucks or have lunch at Café Zurich or Pure Cuisine. Also, there is FREE WIFI which you can enjoy at the shopping mall. How to get there: Metro Urquinaona L1 L4, Passeig de Gracia L2 L3 If you want more suggestions on other shopping centres in Barcelona have a look at our guide.
Ishvara Yoga Ishvara Yoga provides yoga classes, as well as ayurvedic massage and also other therapies in the heart of Barcelona next to Plaza Catalunya. At Ishvara yoga offers Hatha yoga classes for all levels, where they practice traditional Hatha yoga with more dynamic series, always suitable for every physical condition, focusing practice to cultivate a meditative attitude. Both beginners and advanced students share the same class, making it possible for each to integrate the classes at their own pace in very small groups, allowing personalized attention. Ayurvedic Massage is provided with medicinal oils to which flowers and herbs are added, it is an authentic “energy cure” that regularizes the physical and psychic functions restoring well-being. This is an ancient therapy of oriental origin, which uses anointing, irrigation, and massage with warm and medicinal oils to promote health, vigor, longevity and beauty. It improves health – relieves pain, improves muscle tone and hydrates skin, enhances sleep quality and also improves peripheral circulation.
Otto Zutz If want to party during your stay in Barcelona, you should definitely visit Otto Zutz. This is a revolutionary nightlife club that is inaugurated in 1985. The club is situated in the Gracia neighbourhood in a former textile factory. Its interior has something away from New York because of the factory style with hard materials, cement, foundry pillars metal gratings, iron beams and a two-story structure with mezzanines. This nightlife club is popular because of its more ‘bling-bling’ audience for hip hop, R & B, funky and house music. It is one of the few clubs in the city where you can find these music genres, so the people here have done it for the music. The club has distributed a capacity of about 1,000 people on three different dance floors, each with its own DJ and music. The DJs in Otto Zutz are all local and are known to be experts in their genre. ARE YOU IN THE GUEST LIST? Join now for an amazing night in Otto Zutz! If you want to reserve a bottle or a VIP Table, book it now here!
Pacha Barcelona Want to party in Ibiza style? Then you should definetely go party in the nightclub Pacha Barcelona! This amazing club has a unique location at the beach in Barceloneta, one of them most leisured areas of Barcelona. But it nightclub chain, so it has settlings through the whole Spanish country, such as Ibiza itself, Sitges and many more. Its interior is very fancy and high-class, inspired on the white island Ibiza with white furniture and red touches. This creates a very unique atmosphere, perfect for a really fun night out. Pacha Barcelona is open every day of the week and invites the best national and international DJ’s and artists from all different music styles, from commercial to techno. So, it has a very wide target audience for everyone’s tastes. Besides a nightclub, Pacha also offers food in their restaurant when the club is not open. They serve high quality Mediterranean food with a view at the sea. And finally, the terrace in front of the sea is also the perfect place to have a cocktail or a light meal at any time while enjoying the best Chill Out music. ARE YOU ON THE GUEST LIST? Join now for an amazing night in Pacha! If […]