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Barista Kim

Barista Champion

Kim Ossenblok, Belgian-born living in Barcelona, Spanish Champion and 3º in the World Cup Tasting Championship 2012. Author of the most visited coffee blog in Spanish language and creator of the first online barista course.

I help professionals from the HORECA business with workshops and trainings so they can make better tasting coffee and gain more clients who love your coffee business.

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Alberto

EatWith Host

It all started in my house, when I spent hours and hours watching my mother kneading and preparing delicious dishes. It was then decided that I would enter the world of gastronomy: first in Galicia where I worked in simple places for travelers to discover Spanish traditions. And then I came to Barcelona to test my potential. In the city that has the best restaurants in the world, I’m looking to improve my techniques every day and invite people from all over the world to test my creations.

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Mayu Miller

Sommelier

I am a qualified sommelier specialised in family-run, authentic and unique wineries from Northern Spain.

Born in Tokyo, I have lived in London, Granada and Barcelona, where I studied Oenology and qualified as a Sommelier.

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Jordi Vilà

Chef

I knew early in life that food was my calling, and I began working on my craft at Barcelona’s Baixas bakery at the young age of fifteen. Trained at the Escuela de Hostelería Joviat (Joviat Hospitality School) in Manresa, my background includes experience in the kitchens of renowned restaurants.

I opened the now nationally and internationally renowned restaurant Alkimia in 2002 and received the first Michelin star in 2005.

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Ida Johansson

Fashion Designer

Fashion design by Ida Johansson hallmarks innovation and high quality, stuffed with feeling and meaning. Graceful, elegant and flirty at the same time, the garments underpin an exploring interaction as the reversible shapes teases its wearers creativity.

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DJ Rainboy

DJ in Spain and Mexico

I’m a DJ with a bachelor in recording, an audio engineer, remixer and producer. I’ve produced my favorite house remixes in the Mexican Yucatan Area and Barcelona, and will take you to the best places for a great night out.

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Daily Records

Barcelona's Vinyl Masters

Daily Records is the best vinyl store in Barcelona, specialized in Punk Rock, Hardcore, Jamaican sounds, Soul and all kinds of cool Rock'n'Roll styles - from the past and the present.

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Guy Morley

Tea Expert

Guy is the founder of Kailani Ice Tea. Kailani was born out of a desire for a refreshing drink that does you good, but tastes great too. Kailani has no artificial ingredients, no added sugar and two great flavours: Black tea and lemon and Green tea, lime and ginger. They are made in Spain with pure spring water from Galicia. The name comes from Hawaii, where Kailani means Sea and Sky and reflects a general sense of wellbeing and enjoyment of life.

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Monica Huedo

Massage Therapist

An urban spa focused on the latest trends in wellness. The blend of our organic products and the exquisite ambience of our facilities create a unique and unforgettable experience. A full range of therapies and personalized beauty treatments are available to provide health, wellness, vitality and energy.

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Jing Chen

BEER SOMMELIER

Both couple and architect from China-Spain & USA decided to leave office jobs in 2014 and start this passionated project. We follow the American School of brewing (hoppy and very flavourful beers) combined with Asian-American inspired food, we serve burgers and dumplings at the same time!

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Zythos Beer

BEER EXPERTS

A beer boutique were you can find around 100 different kind of beers from around the world, and of course from Cataluña. This nice place was founded in 2015 trying to promote the craft beer movement. You can buy and also taste delicious beers and pair them with our Zythos tapas. We also, organice events such as: Beer & Cheese, Beer & Chocolates and the new one: Local craft beers (only craft beers from cataluña).

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Oriol Renart

BREWMASTER

We admit it, we like beer. Good beer. Beer made with care, by great master brewers and with the finest natural ingredients. Genuine craft beers.

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Dalia Lourenço

Video Blogger

As a video blogger for GettingCloseto.com, Dalia has been touring various locations to capture people’s stories. She wants to live in a world where everyone cares about each other’s lives, whether they live next door or on the other side of the planet. You can usually find her asking random people questions in the street and filming her travels.

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Andy Laboka

Segway Tour Guide

Andy is the owner of Barcelona Segway Day, a segway tour company that offers three different tours in the heart of Barcelona. He and his team show you the most interesting sights and combine this with cruising through Barcelona’s narrow street.

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Cristina Drafta

Photographer

I am an addicted photographer, and a traveler passionate about the world. I write for Argophilia and other travel sites, and I like to use Stay.com to plan my trips. Hopefully, you can use my guides to plan yours too.

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Txell Costa

Marketing Expert

Txell is the founder of a marketing communications agency in Barcelona. She studied journalism, worked for local radio stations and switched to consultancy later in her career. She is an avid traveler, and loves exploring her city’s best places to work.

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Silvia Garcia Presas

Fashion Designer

Silvia is the head designer of The Avant. She was born in Barcelona but she lived in London for several years, while she studied at Royal College of Art. As a designer, she likes to wear women looking for a certain timelessness in the garments.

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Nuria Roura

Health Coach

I am a Barcelona based Health Coach. I focus on three key areas when working with clients: Health + Energy + Nutrition.

It is all about having energy, keeping a healthy lifestyle and diet, eating without guilt and feeling good inside and out.

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Carlos Cabellero

Entertainment Entrepreneur

Successful entertainment entrepreneur from Barcelona. Founder of the Carlitosgroup, with more than 10 establishments running. Vice-president of the Bars, Restaurants and Entertainment Association in Barcelona, vice-president of the International Nightlife Association.

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Vesping

Vespa GPS Tours

We love Barcelona and we love Vespas! Get one of our Vespas and o your own GPS tour in Barcelona. Have fun!

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Monika Harbort

Designer

She studied design in Bremen (Technical college for creative trade) and in 1987 she moved to Barcelona (Spain). Right from the beginning she designed and tailored for leather companies and for film and theater.

In 2002 she opened her shop in the neighborhood of Gracia “Harbort Leather Design”. Leather captivated her from the very first contact, its aroma, touch and appearance. For over 30 years, leather has meant a continual challenge to her.

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080 Barcelona

Barcelona Fashion Week

080 Barcelona Fashion collects the best trends, young fashion designers and great brands.

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Elizabeth Mas

Model and fashion jet setter

I’m a Spanish model, shopaholic, fashion jet setter and New York blogger! I have always travelled, everywhere. When I’m not traveling, I live between New York City and Barcelona.

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Javier Castán

Photographer

I’m a photographer from Barcelona. I consider myself some sort of multifaceted guy that tries to do at least one thing well. I usually waste my time taking photos, writing and working in advertising.

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Jordi Chicletol

DJ and Photographer

I’m a DJ, photographer, designer and stylist from Barcelona.

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Antiques & Boutiques

Personal Shoppers

We are Lisa Richardson and Niki Robinson, two freelance fashion designers who moved to Barcelona from London and Milan 6 years ago. Join us on our shopping tours and have a brilliant day!

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Rudy

Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist

Freelance makeup artist, based in Barcelona and Amsterdam, working with celebrities, agencies and magazines.

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Barcelona

Barcelona with the Family

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Yours truly

A city break with kids . Barcelona is an exciting destination for families. There is no shortage of things to do in Barcelona with children: from relaxing breaks on the beach, to exciting amusement parks and family friendly entertainment; you'll experience a fantastic time here. Must see attractions: Parc Zoologic de Barcelona, L'Aquarium, Parc de les Aus and the Museu de la Xocolata for more than a sweet treat.

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    Isla de Fantasia

    Barcelona water park for family fun
  2. tibidabo +Add

    Tibidabo Funfair

    A century old theme park
  3. Museu de Ciencies Naturals +Add

    Museu de Ciències Naturals de la Ciutadella ...

    Museums of Geology and Zoology
  4. Archs and columns / Arcos y columnas +Add

    Museu Marítim

    Sailing into history
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    Science Museum (Museu de la Ciencia)

    Barcelona’s science museum
  6. Museu de la Xocolata +Add

    Museu de la Xocolata

    Chocolate Museum
    Famous
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    L'Aquarium de Barcelona

    Barcelona Aquarium at Port Vell
    Famous
  8. La bourboule HORIZON +Add

    Parc de les Aus

    Interactive bird zoo and garden
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    Little Barcelona (La Barceloneta)

    Park at the former fortress of Spanish King Felipe V
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    Barcelona Zoo (Parc Zoologic de Barcelona)

    Barcelona’s zoo located in the city park
    Famous
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    Park Güell

    Gaudí's magic suburb - with UNESCO World Heritage status
    Famous
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