Sitges in Barcelona

Destination: Barcelona

It’s time to start looking for a destination to go on vacation this summer and although there may be a list of places you have always wanted to go and visit, there are some are just too far or too inconvenient to get there. Some destinations in contrast, remain being a favourite due to its assured sunshine, exquisite cuisine and located a hop away, which is the case of Barcelona.…

Vineyards

Enotourism, why visit wine cellars?

As visits to wine cellars increase drastically year by year, it seems that we are becoming more acquaintance with the word “eno”, a root which comes from the ancient Greek “oeno or wine”. Enotourism or wine tourism, means carrying out an activity which involves the consumption and/or purchase of wines near its source, the place where wines are made from. As our day to day lifestyle limits us sometimes of…

San Francisco air quality

California fires still uncontrolled

As strong gusts of wind keeps hitting California, the 22 wild fires continue raging and with no rainfall in the near future, the chance to be under control at the moment, is slim. Breathing conditions will harm people far away from wineries’ flames’. Reports in all California areas, state ash is fallen like snow and that smoke is affecting the air quality of the State. Some wineries have been fortunate…

Barcelona food tours and wine

So much to do so little time… Enjoy the sunshine, walk by the sea’s promenade and take a Barcelona food tour tasting some of the best wines in Spain. Barcelona´s ranks high as a city break due to its weather, gastronomy (tapas and wine) and many places of interest to visit around the city. It´s high season is now undefined as visitors come all year round, especially as it is…