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Game Changer | The Hidden History of Johan Cruijff’s Amsterdam

Uncovering the surprising origins of the world's most influential footballer
Kieran Morris
3.6.19
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Best Beach Festivals | 5 of the Best Fyre Festival Alternatives for 2019

Forget having to *ahem* persuade customs officials for your bottles of Evian, and head out to these real hedonistic destinations
Stuart Kenny
2.21.19
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La Model | The Brutal Story of Franco’s Notorious Torture Prison

...and why a group of ex-inmates are fighting to preserve it
Paul Gibbins
1.31.19
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A Sound Idea | But Spain’s First Secret Festival Falls Short of Expectations

Secret Vida has a winning concept, but need to pull some genuine surprises to succeed
Laura Studarus
12.13.18
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Lest We Forget | In The Valley of the Fallen, Spain’s Enduring Monument to Fascism

Spain became a democracy 40 years ago today. Yet the battle over the nation’s collective memory - and Franco’s body - still looms large
Dan Hancox
12.6.18
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'Drunk Brits, Kill Yourselves' | The Story Behind Barcelona’s Shocking Anti-Tourist Campaign

Some people in the Catalan capital are sick of visitors, and they’re not afraid who knows it
Tabi Jackson Gee
11.14.18
Appetite

My City on a Plate | Albert Adrià’s Barcelona, the City he Transformed

The legendary Catalan chef lets you into the city where he built his "gastronomic theme park"
Albert Adrià
11.6.18
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Caught in a Trap | Finding Joy in Barcelona’s Most Touristy Spots

All we're told nowadays is to avoid 'tourist traps' abroad, but are they really so bad?
Tabi Jackson Gee
10.25.18
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Sonar Calling | How Tech is Changing the Face of Festivals

Backpack transducers, AI DJs, interplanetary setlists: your festival experience may be about to change for good
Tristan Kennedy
10.10.18
Antidote

Best Hotels in Barcelona | Departures

Whether your tastes are hyper-luxury or hyper-local, we have the hotels for you
Paul Gibbins
9.28.18
adventure

Departures | Better Things to Do in Barcelona

Few cities are as popular - and as oversubscribed - as the Catalan capital. Find out where the locals go with our definitive guide
Paul Gibbins
9.24.18
Appetite

Five Star Dive Bar | The DIY Spot That’s Barcelona’s Best-Kept Secret

Two Schmucks is now ranked among the world’s best bars, but the story of its success is far from ordinary
Paul Gibbins
9.20.18
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