Architecture & Culture: 8 Barcelona Must Sees

Spain’s second largest city and the capital of Catalonia, Barcelona is the 6th most populated city in the European Union. Barcelona was founded by the Romans as a military camp and later came to be known as the capital of the County of Barcelona during the middle ages. It also remained a flourishing city under…

Tapas and Pintxos

5 Things You Need to Know About Spanish Cuisine & Tapas Bars You Musn’t Miss

By Jessica Fishman Spain has some absolutely amazing food that has earned an international reputation. Most notably, the tapas, pintxos, and paellas are known as the foods that you must try. While traveling through Spain with my family, going from region to region and experiencing many of the different types of cuisine that Spain has…

Why did Barcelona Boom?

By Jordan Susselman Barcelona was recently voted TripAdvisor’s 5th best travel destination in the world, after Paris, New York, London and Rome. But just thirty to forty years ago, Barcelona was nowhere near as popular as those other historic megacities, which have been top destinations for over a century. Besides being one of the world’s…