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Outdoor cinema in Barcelona

Outdoor cinema is a summer classic. In Barcelona you can enjoy it on the esplanade of Montjuïc Castle, just a few minutes away from  La França Travellers. With a screen of about 170 square meters, this year, with a more feminine offer than ever, they offer from June 28 to August 2 a musical performance, […]


The Sant Jordi festival is celebrated in Catalonia on April 23. Sant Jordi is the patron Saint of Catalonia since 1456. It is the festival of culture and love, which is represented by books and roses. On Sant Jordi’s day the city of Barcelona is filled with stalls where books and roses are sold and […]

Metallica’s concert in Barcelona

The mythical band Metallica, maximum exponent of Thrash Metal, will perform in Barcelona next May 5th. The concert is part of the WorldWired Tour, which is making them perform around the world since November 2016. The Barcelona show will take place at the Lluís Companys Olympic Stadium, which is only 10 minutes away from our […]

ITMA 2019 (Textile & Garment Technology Exhibition)

ITMA is the most important textile machinery fair in the world. In this fair you will find the latest technologies of the main textile machinery manufacturers, as well as solutions to the new challenges that the textile industry is facing. Organized by ITMA Services, the next ITMA Fair will be held from 20 to 26 […]

Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2019 (MWC Barcelona 2019)

The Mobile World Congress 2019 (MWC 2019) will take place in Barcelona from February 25 to 28, with events being staged at Fira Montjuïc venues (just 5 minutes walking from our hotel, La França Travellers), Gran Vía de Fira Barcelona and new this year, at La Farga de L’Hospitalet. Under the event theme of “Intelligent […]

Enjoy Christmas in Barcelona

Barcelona celebrates Christmas with more than a thousand festive, recreational and cultural activities for the whole family. For you not to miss anything, we have prepared a guide with the best plans to enjoy Christmas at our hotel in Barcelona. CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH-ON The lighting of the Christmas lights marks the beginning of the Christmas […]

La Castanyada

On the 1st of November – the All Saints’ Day – in Catalonia we celebrate La Castanyada.  This tradition consists in eating roasted chestnuts, roasted sweet potatoes and ‘panellets’, a typical catalan sweet consisting in little balls made of marzipan and pine nuts, usually combined with muscatel, a sweet wine. The roasted chestnuts and sweet potatoes are […]

La Mercè festivity

From 21 to 24 September, Barcelona celebrates the town´s Fiesta Mayor, La Mercè. Four days with more than 500 free cultural activities, designed for all kinds of public, from families with children to groups of young people, couples and lovers of traditional Catalan culture, athletes…. To not get lost among so many events, here you can see them […]