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In the heart of Barcelona, sandwiched between sunny, tree-lined avenues, sits the Mercat de St Josep de la Boqueria, known simply as “La Boqueria” to locals.

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Food & Drink

Boqueria --- Lunch on 14 October 2014

Tuesday was one of those Good days.

It started w/my first visit to Boqueria, a popular Spanish-themed restaurant a couple of blocks from home. It’s part of a small restaurant group, w/three locations in New York, one in Hong Kong, and one in Washington. 311 more words


Barcelona Part 2

Wednesday 8th October

So I was ecstatic to hear that classes were cancelled yesterday and today due to student protests! This November there is a referendum, just like Scotland’s, to decide whether Catalonia should be an independent country rather than a part of Spain, and students want to have their say. 1,061 more words

Daily Posts

Summer Produce in Spain's Markets

After two weeks Airbnb-ing around Spain, friends and family asked me, “What was your favorite part about Spain? Was it Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia, or was it seeing Goya, Velazquez, and El Greco at the Prado?” My answer every time is “the tomatoes.” 473 more words


Where you should eat in Union Square right now

This week, the Michelin Guide released its “Bib Gourmand” picks for the upcoming 2015 restaurant guide. The restaurants named on the list demonstrate excellence on a budget (two courses and wine or dessert for $40 or less). 44 more words

Food & Dining

Boqueria/The Fat Radish

We went out for  a friend’s birthday last Thursday at Boqueria in Flatiron.

It was funny going back there. I haven’t gone out for tapas in a long while. 563 more words

Hard Cider

Barcelona What to do and Where to Eat

I have just returned from the beautiful sun-splashed streets of Barcelona. Being back in England is, expectedly, depressing yet I am allowing myself to indulge in summer-memories just a little longer by writing a quick review of my time there. 1,133 more words