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Wild in the Catalan Pyrenees

There’s a lot more to Catalunya than Barcelona, Girona and Costa Brava. Think rushing rivers, pristine mountain lakes and villages with legends around every other corner – travel to the Catalan Pyrenees, and yo...
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Zoo del Pirineu: a Photostory

A photostory of our visit to Zoo del Pirineu as part of out post-TBEX blog trip around the Pyrenees of Catalunya. Don't let the word 'zoo' fool you into images of animal cruelty and tiny cages - this is a labou...
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Lloret de Mar: More Than Just Beaches

When we heard that TBEX 2015 was to be held in Lloret de Mar in Costa Brava, we were underwhelmed. We imagined a holiday town full of concrete and crowded beaches. Guess what? We loved Lloret. It has a lot more...
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7 Barcelona Insider Tips

Have you been to Barcelona before and checked out all the touristy stuff? Or do you simply want to see the city beyond the usual Gaudi/Barrio Gotico/Las Ramblas stuff? We have just what you need - 7 Barcelona I...
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Gràcia Food Stories

We love food tours, especially those who let us touch the spirit of a place. Like the Devour Barcelona Food Tour we took recently. So, in this post we've tried something different, and imagined being Gràcia loc...