Barcelona unveiling new gold away kit inspired by Olympic glory

Barcelona unveiling new gold away kit inspired by Olympic glory

Barcelona have unveiled their away kit for the 2022-23 season which, like the home jersey, is inspired by the 1992 Olympic Games, but they’ve taken it to the next level. 2 related The design of the new alternate uniform also draws influence from the Summer Games staged 30 years ago, which were held in Barcelona … Read more

MWC will stay in Barcelona until at least 2030

The world’s biggest international trade show for the telecoms industry will stay put in its Barcelona home for at least another 7 years. The GSMA, which organises Mobile World Congress, announced the show will stay at the Fira de Barcelona until the end of the decade, and that the city ‘is a critical element in … Read more

Barcelona’s tech talent hub seeks more government support

Barcelona has consolidated its place among Europe’s top cities for supporting fast-growing companies, but local entrepreneurs say it still has some way to go if it is to compete with the likes of Berlin and Amsterdam. Although the coronavirus pandemic is painfully exposed the Spanish city’s over-reliance on tourism, it also revealed its transformation from … Read more

Barcelona’s Sonar Festival is a summer paradise

Barcelona is a city like no other, and Sonar Festival is an equally unique cultural experience. While Primavera Sound has become the chosen festival for the Brits to make a summer pilgrimage towards Catalonia, perhaps next year, the heavy crowds will re-think their decision. Sonar Festival has been running since 1994 and, while it started … Read more

The history & future of Camp Nou

Barcelona’s Camp Nou home is the biggest stadium in Europe. It’s one of world football’s most iconic venues and has seen plenty of famous moments down the years. But Barcelona’s history isn’t solely tied to Camp Nou, and the stadium is set to undergo a major transformation. Here’s everything you need to know about the … Read more

Why Barcelona wants to ban cycle rickshaws, even though tourists love them

They career around the streets of Barcelona at breakneck speed, laden with giggling tourists, narrowly missing traffic and pedestrians alike. The drivers have been accused of not just peddling holidaymakers from the Sagrada Familia to the Barrio Gotico, but drugs and prostitutes alike. Forget the city’s notorious problem with pickpockets, the so-called bicitaxis – or … Read more

Mass tourism returns to Barcelona — so does debate

Issued on: 13/05/2022 – 08:36modified: 13/05/2022 – 08:34 Barcelona (AFP) Visitors are once again jamming the narrow streets of Barcelona’s Gothic quarter as global travel bounces back from the pandemic, reviving tensions over mass tourism in the Spanish port city. Hotel occupancy in the city rose in April, which included the Easter long weekend, to … Read more

FC Barcelona and City Council officially confirm transfer to Montjuïc in the 2023-24 season

FC Barcelona’s men’s team will be playing at the Lluis Companys Olympic Stadium in the 2023-2024 season. This Tuesday, the agreement was presented as reached by the club and Barcelona City Council through the company Barcelona de Serveis Municipals (B:SM), manager of the ground the team will be using while construction work is being done … Read more

Barcelona explains its new economic model for 2030 – POLITICO

A radical transformation of the economic model. Barcelona wants neighborhoods where people can reside, work and visit. This is one of Barcelona’s main aims in launching the Green Deal: the economic roadmap for 2030. The government team has carried out an exhaustive analysis of how the city’s reactivation has to be tackled after the pandemic. … Read more