5 Essential Items for Every Spanish Kitchen

Caramelizing the sugar with a blowtorch on the best crema catalana in Barcelona.

This blog post was originally posted on March 5, 2015, and was updated on January 28, 2021. Dreaming of that perfect Spanish kitchen? Make sure you stock it with the essentials! Spanish cuisine is based on simple, fresh ingredients, with some of its best signature dishes using ingredients as basic as an egg to create […]

A Love Letter to the Harvest Season

Some beautiful white wine grapes fresh off the vine in southern Spain.

Have you ever been to a winery during harvest season? It’s an intense, magical time where the carefully-laid plans of the entire year hinge around a crucial few weeks, and the atmosphere is charged with expectation. After a long winter of pruning, plowing and fertilizing, followed by the potentially devastating storms and frosts of spring […]

Best Blogs about Barcelona

Learn more about the city while reading some of the best blogs about Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on November 3, 2014, and was updated on March 19, 2018. One of the best ways to get insider’s tips and useful information before and during a trip is to check out the wide abundance of blogs. Especially some of these guys! Take a look through some of the […]

Best Blogs about Barcelona

Learn more about the city while reading some of the best blogs about Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on November 3, 2014, and was updated on March 19, 2018. One of the best ways to get insider’s tips and useful information before and during a trip is to check out the wide abundance of blogs. Especially some of these guys! Take a look through some of the […]

Different Takes: Barcelona in the Blogosphere (part II)

We just love some of the blogs about Barcelona. Read on for some of our favorite as of late!

This blog post was originally posted on March 24, 2015, and was updated on January 13, 2018. There’s so much that can be said about Barcelona, and here’s what’s been said about our wonderful city that we loved! Read on for our latest favorite blogs about Barcelona! We’re back with Barcelona in the Blogosphere, a […]

Different Takes: Barcelona in the Blogosphere (part II)

We just love some of the blogs about Barcelona. Read on for some of our favorite as of late!

This blog post was originally posted on March 24, 2015, and was updated on January 13, 2018. There’s so much that can be said about Barcelona, and here’s what’s been said about our wonderful city that we loved! Read on for our latest favorite blogs about Barcelona! We’re back with Barcelona in the Blogosphere, a […]

Barcelona in the Blogosphere: Barcelona Blogs in English

Enjoy the best of some of these Barcelona blogs!

This blog post was originally posted on January 2, 2015 and was updated on January 9, 2018. 2014 was an exciting time for us, and rightfully so—it was Devour Barcelona’s birth year, after all! We ran pilot tours in July, launched our first tours in September and watched them grow and evolve into something amazing during the […]

Barcelona in the Blogosphere: Barcelona Blogs in English

Enjoy the best of some of these Barcelona blogs!

This blog post was originally posted on January 2, 2015 and was updated on January 9, 2018. 2014 was an exciting time for us, and rightfully so—it was Devour Barcelona’s birth year, after all! We ran pilot tours in July, launched our first tours in September and watched them grow and evolve into something amazing during the […]

Sant Jordi: A Day of Love and Literature

Sant Jordi: The day of the lovers; boy gets book, girl gets rose.

This blog post was originally posted on April 20, 2015 and was updated on January 03, 2018. Did you know that Catalonia has its very own version of Valentine’s Day? It involves saints, dragons, books, and roses. April is a lovely month in Catalonia! However, that’s not just because the flowers are blooming. It’s spring, […]

Sant Jordi: A Day of Love and Literature

Sant Jordi: The day of the lovers; boy gets book, girl gets rose.

This blog post was originally posted on April 20, 2015 and was updated on January 03, 2018. Did you know that Catalonia has its very own version of Valentine’s Day? It involves saints, dragons, books, and roses. April is a lovely month in Catalonia! However, that’s not just because the flowers are blooming. It’s spring, […]

Bullfighting: Yay or nay?

This blog post was originally posted on August 13, 2014 and was updated on February 1, 2018. Catalonia has a long history of taking stands, and the case of bullfighting is no exception. Years have passed since the region officially banned the sport and with time the bullrings that remain standing have been converted into shopping […]

Christmas Traditions in Barcelona

Christmas markets in Barcelona can vary from the weird to the wonderful! But, we love them all!

This blog post was originally posted on November 17, 2014 and was updated on November 10, 2017. Though Spain celebrates many of the same holiday traditions as the rest of Europe and the western world, many of theirs are uniquely Spanish, and here in Barcelona, you can also find special customs specific to Catalonia. In […]

Best Blogs about Barcelona in Spanish

Learn more about the city while reading some of the best blogs about Barcelona!

This blog post was originally posted on February 19, 2015, and was updated on November 26, 2017. There’s tons of information out there, and the internet can be daunting. Do you want an authentic, local perspective on the beautiful city of Barcelona? Forget combing the search results for the best blogs about Barcelona in Spanish! […]

Essentials for a Kitchen in Barcelona

Wondering where to eat early in Barcelona? We love Set Portes for their fabulous paella and rice dishes.

This blog post was originally posted on November 11, 2016, and was updated on November 26, 2017. Looking to stock the perfect Spanish kitchen? Whether you’re in Barcelona or not, there’s nothing better than a kitchen full of traditional Spanish ingredients! Must-Have Spanish Spices Spanish food is by no means spicy! However, there are still […]

Our Favorite Spanish Cooking Blogs

Enjoy the best of some of our favorite Spanish Cooking Blogs!

This blog post was originally posted on June 2, 2015, and was updated on November 25, 2017. Let’s be honest. There’s only one thing that’s better than eating Spanish cuisine, and that’s cooking it. Read on for some of the best Spanish Cooking Blogs. But no matter how much we love to cook, we are […]

Our Favorite Spanish Cooking Blogs

Enjoy the best of some of our favorite Spanish Cooking Blogs!

This blog post was originally posted on June 2, 2015, and was updated on November 25, 2017. Let’s be honest. There’s only one thing that’s better than eating Spanish cuisine, and that’s cooking it. Read on for some of the best Spanish Cooking Blogs. But no matter how much we love to cook, we are […]

Everything You Need to Know about Catalan

Make sure you enjoy a cold vermouth in Barcelona on Sundays! It's our favorite part of the weekend! All great blogs about Barcelona will tell you the same!

This blog post was originally posted on August 20, 2014, and was updated on November 15, 2017. Planning on brushing up on your Spanish before arriving in Barcelona? If you really want to impress the locals, why not learn a few Catalan phrases? So you’re visiting Barcelona and you’re brushing up on your 8th grade […]

Everything You Need to Know about Catalan

Make sure you enjoy a cold vermouth in Barcelona on Sundays! It's our favorite part of the weekend! All great blogs about Barcelona will tell you the same!

This blog post was originally posted on August 20, 2014, and was updated on November 15, 2017. Planning on brushing up on your Spanish before arriving in Barcelona? If you really want to impress the locals, why not learn a few Catalan phrases? So you’re visiting Barcelona and you’re brushing up on your 8th grade […]

Fun with Spanish Food Phrases: Eat, Drink and Be Merry

Enjoy learning some of our best fun Spanish food phrases!

This blog post was originally posted on September 18, 2014, and was updated on October 31, 2017. Like every culture, the Spanish have an abundance of wise and sometimes silly phrases or idioms related to eating. Useful or not, it’s a fun and interesting way to learn a bit of the language and understand different […]

Fun with Spanish Food Phrases: Eat, Drink and Be Merry

Enjoy learning some of our best fun Spanish food phrases!

This blog post was originally posted on September 18, 2014, and was updated on October 31, 2017. Like every culture, the Spanish have an abundance of wise and sometimes silly phrases or idioms related to eating. Useful or not, it’s a fun and interesting way to learn a bit of the language and understand different […]