This gent ranges from the travails of dealing with distributors and public to quiet, fly-on-the-wall stuff, and is one of my favourite Barcelona bloggers. Check out his Diada piece.
- Vicky Cristina Barcelona has had impact on mainstream acceptance of Spanish in USA
Barcelona’s huge subsidy to Woody Allen may attract some tourists, but the film has not achieved the politicians’ goal of promoting
- Institutionalisation of blogging in Catalan
There’s a do in a couple of weeks featuring some Catalan-language bloggers. Strangely, the list of participants doesn’t include links to
- Did Columbus actually ever come to Barcelona?
Letters of Alexander Von Humboldt to Varnhagen Von Ense (GBS): On the 9th of June, 1839, Varnhagen writes in his diary: “Humboldt
- Would Gregor Samsa v2 have been a viable life form?
El País claims today in a piece on Barcelona council’s attempts to use public money to drive private bike rental operators
- Begging advice joke
Out this morning we met up with one of the beggars who sit around town with a sign reading something like: