Catalonia, Land of Film Shoots
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Catalonia, Land of Film Shoots

Sometimes movies will fool you. Films like “The Bourne Identity”, “Sahara” and “Perfume” are set elsewhere when, actually, they were shot in Catalonia. Filmmakers from around the world have travelled to places such as Barcelona, the Costa Brava and Baix Llobregat to shoot their movies. Continue reading

Girona in Bloom
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Girona in Bloom

From May 10th-18th, the Temps de Flors festival flourishes in the streets of Girona, transforming the city into a platform for creativity, where the flowers take centre stage.
142 imaginative floral installations, from the ornate to the abstract, adorn every corner of the old town Continue reading

Scuba diving on the Costa Brava
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Scuba diving on the Costa Brava

While there are plenty of dive sites along the rugged coast of the Costa Brava, some of the best dive spots are located at the Medes Islands, off Estartit, and Cap de Creus. Scuba diving is massively popular during summer and both areas are designated natural parks where it is forbidden to remove anything from the seabed. Continue reading