Tag: culture


CULTURAL TOURISM FROM HOME AND FOR THE FAMILY.
24 Mar 2020

CULTURAL TOURISM FROM HOME AND FOR THE FAMILY.

Culture sector initiatives to schedule virtual activities. Given the general situation caused by Covid-19, the culture sector has launched a series of initiatives that can be carried out from home and with the family. Both national and international, Museums, Theaters or Musical Groups among others, have been pioneers in putting this campaign to which publishers, libraries or art galleries have joined to highlight some others. It is the culture brought home. Campaigns like the #CultureAtHome...

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CULTURE AND GASTONOMY, KEYS TO SUCCESS FOR A TOURIST DESTINATION.
24 Feb 2020

CULTURE AND GASTONOMY, KEYS TO SUCCESS FOR A TOURIST DESTINATION.

A DOSE OF CULTURE TO BEGIN THE DAY In Catalonia, art and culture, associated with gastronomy, are the values ​​of the tourist destination, since they make it its hallmark. The artistic and cultural heritage of a tourist destination can thrill in many ways. In a territory like Catalonia in which its artistic and monumental heritage have led it to be a preferred destination of cultural tourism. Its culture and art brings together an endless list...

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Fashion and Culture Activities in the tourist programs
21 Jan 2020

Fashion and Culture Activities in the tourist programs

BARCELONA prepares a new edition of the 080 Fashion Week The next edition of the fashion contest will take place from February 3 to 6 at the Modernist Recinte de Sant Pau. The program of this February edition of the 080 Fashion Week will have a much more international parade calendar that gives continuity to the one that has been programmed in the last editions. The list of this upcoming fashion event will have very...

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Festive and traditional events to receive the new year.
30 Dec 2019

Festive and traditional events to receive the new year.

BARCELONA AIMS TO USHER IN THE NEW YEAR 2020 The countdown to the New Year signalled by 12 chimes will become an impressive light, water, fireworks and music show along Av. Maria Cristina. Av. Maria Cristina, with the Palau Nacional in the background, will once again be the perfect setting for the New Year’s Eve party in Barcelona. The Magic Fountain will play an important part in the New Year’s Eve celebrations. It will be...

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Gastronomy and traditions at Christmas
17 Dec 2019

Gastronomy and traditions at Christmas

Despite the different traditional celebrations of each territory, the spirit of Christmas is universal With the proximity of the Christmas holidays, in each country there are rites, customs and different traditions. Christmas is a celebration of the Christian religion that is celebrated every December 25. It is celebrated especially in America and Western Europe in a very similar way. In Eastern Europe, with a predominance of the Orthodox church, Christmas is celebrated on January 7....

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CULINARY TOURISM – Cuisine is geography, history and culture.
20 May 2019

CULINARY TOURISM – Cuisine is geography, history and culture.

Gastronomic tourism is also a great attraction for tourists and visitors. The kitchen as an artistic creation To taste and enjoy a country’s culinary products is to explore all its traditions at once. In recent years the cuisine has become indispensable to know the culture and way of life of a territory. Gastronomy represents an opportunity to boost and diversify tourism, promotes local economic development, involves various professional sectors (producers, chefs, markets …) and incorporates...

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Cultural week. International Day of Museums – Cultural Tourism Activities
14 May 2019

Cultural week. International Day of Museums – Cultural Tourism Activities

The International Museum Day has been celebrated, since 1977, every May 18. It is a day that takes place all over the world. Museums are the real protagonists, as they offer an attractive range of activities to sensitize visitors to the importance they have historically had in the development of society. The Museums open their doors for free in a day that is extended until midnight and, in addition to the exhibitions they offer, are...

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SAINT GEORGE’s DAY – Culture and Traditions
15 Apr 2019

SAINT GEORGE’s DAY – Culture and Traditions

WORLD BOOK DAY Is been told in the legend that the most beloved princess of the town, was given to a dragon which frightened them, because there were no sheep enough to feed him. Saint George, valiant knight, was in the vicinity of the village and after hearing about the news, unable to allow that, faced the beast. He struck him with a sword and wounded the dragon fatally. Blood gushed from the wound that,...

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Activities for Holy Week – Fairs, Traditional Markets and Tourist Proposals
08 Apr 2019

Activities for Holy Week – Fairs, Traditional Markets and Tourist Proposals

THE “MERCAT DEL RAM” .- A VERITABLE FAIR TO VIC, WITH THE PRESENCE OF MANY SECTORS. The “Mercat del Ram” of Vic is a true party for citizenship. It is also the meeting point for the agricultural sector. There are some writings that record the celebration of this event in one of the precepts of King Odón written in the year 888, but it was not until 1930 that he wanted to give a more...

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Catalonia, region with history and tourism
01 Apr 2019

Catalonia, region with history and tourism

Discovering some tourist treasures – A walk through history. The history of Catalonia is millennial, since it goes back to the early Paleolithic settlers. The Greek presence with contribution of vineyards, olive trees and the currency, opened the country to the Roman colonization that laid its cultural bases. Although it is, of course, nigh on impossible to give a precise birthdate for a nation, historians place Catalonia’s roots in the 9th century. This was the...

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