Tag Archive: Catalonia

Jun 09

The best dishes of the Catalan Cuisine


Have you ever heart anything about the Catalan Cuisine? Both if the answer is YES or NO, you should keep reading this article, even more if you are travelling soon to Barcelona, the Costa Brava, or any other place in Catalonia. The cuisine tradition in this Mediterranean region in Spain is legendary and varied: there …

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May 25

It’s time to visit Girona with E&TB Group!

Girona Temps de Flor

Girona has recently achieved the 2016 Europe Award after being considered a “promoter of the European ideal”. This prize, the increased tourism and other events as the recording of Game of Thrones have turned Girona into a real trendy city. The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has awarded the city of Girona …

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Apr 22

Have you ever visited Barcelona in the Sant Jordi Day?

sant jordi

Although Barcelona’s Sant Jordi Celebration is not too familiar for tourists, this is one of the most popular days for the Catalans. The entire city appears full of outdoors shops where you can buy both roses and books, and hundreds of popular writers take a place in the streets to sign their readers’ books. In …

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Apr 01

E&TB Group suggest new ideas for events in Barcelona


LLOPART CELLAR The Llopart family is viticulturist since the XIV centhury, according to a document written in Latin and dated 1385. A Llopart family’s ancestor, Bernardus Leopardi, was granted some vineyards located in the present county estate Can Llopart de Subirats. From that moment all the Llopart generations have worked in this cellar, one of …

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Apr 03

Catalonia gets 27% more revenue in Meeting Tourism in 2013

catalunya convention bureau

1.6 million tourists visited Catalonia to attend meetings, congresses or conferences during 2013. This means 15,7% more visitors than in 2012. They spent around €1.800 million, 27% more than last year. Meeting Tourism is going on the right track in Catalonia. This has been the message widespread by the Agència Catalana de Turisme (Catalan Tourism …

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Dec 04

Russian tourists love Barcelona and Catalonia

russian tourists catalonia

The Russian tourists who visit Barcelona and the rest of Catalonia have high purchasing power and most of them repeat their trip in the near future. This is what the Barcelona Province Council and the agency SERHS Tourism has published in their last study “Habits and perceptions of Russian tourists in Catalonia”. Let’s know about …

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May 24

Eastern European countries choose Catalonia


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May 03

El Celler de Can Roca becomes world’s best restaurant


The Spanish restaurant Celler de Can Roca (Girona, Catalonia) has been named as the best restaurant over the world by the British magazine “Restaurant”. Every year this magazine publishes a list of the best 50 restaurants. This list is considered as the ‘Oscar’ of the gastronomy. The Danish restaurant Noma had been the first of …

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Feb 21

Do you know what a ‘porró’ is? Let’s discover a Catalan tradition!

porro catalan glass pitcher

A ‘porró’ is a glass pitcher used to keep any drink, particularly red wine. It has its origin, at least, in the 18th century: at that time, it was usual not to have enough glasses for every single person present.

Sep 26

Barcelona has some treasures on its countryside

Farmhouse in Barcelona countryside

There’s so much to see and do in Barcelona. However, the city could also be your base camp to discover other fascinating places in Catalonia. Just a short distance away you will discover farmhouses that offer services such as accommodation, a restaurant or meeting organization! The Sumoll, a traditional Catalan restaurant fused with cuisine from …

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