October in Barcelona

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  In October Barcelona calms down after hectic summer months and sets ready for the incoming winter. This does not mean a lack of interesting events and activities to take part in.     International Jazz Festival Voll-Damm Barcelona International Jazz Fest presents its 49th edition this autumn. The festival is going on from October until […]

Festes de La Mercè – The Biggest Street Festival of the Year

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  La Mercè is the biggest street festival in Barcelona and held every year around 25th of September. This year the festivities are celebrated from 22nd to 25th of September.     La Mercè festival has been organized since 1902, even though some years, depending on current political situations on that time in history, the festival has […]