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Tango, where passion meets fun
Join our “Tango experience” and discover the magic of embraces while you enjoy delicious Sangria in great rooftop in Gothic Quarter. An unique way of having fun, experience a local life-style, learn something new and embrace! Great for couples, groups, team building and LGBTQ-friendly! Let’s enjoy a toast and then a very dynamic lesson of Tango Argentino with professional dancers, no need any experience! We will introduce you to the essence of tango. We’ll guide you through a routine while discovering, little by little, the magic of communicating within an embrace, using gentle movements. Even if you think you have 2 left feet, you will dance!!! Besides, we’ll send you videos to keep practicing and more stuff to keep “tangoing” * To consider: - If you're a SOLO TRAVELER CONTACT US BEFORE BOOKING to suggest you the best day to join. - We won’t open doors after 20 minutes of the starting time to respect the other guests. Please check with time the instructions to arrive. - With rain, we keep going! we have a lovely indoor space
Sunrise Paddlesurf & Photography
*** YOU NEED TO KNOW HOW TO SWIM - THIS IS AN SPORT EXPERIENCE *** We will meet in our place in the magical district of Poblenou, 5 min walk to the beach. We will walk together with our paddlesurf boards to the beach. 1. We will meet the group till the time to catch the sunrise! BE PUNCTUAL, WE HAVE TO GO IN ORDER TO CATCH THE SUNRISE! 2. We will teach you how to paddle from the beach to the ocean. 3. You will learn how to stand up! 4. I will give you a few tips to manage the paddle, its super easy! You dont need previous experience at all but you need some sport skills. 5. While we are in the water I will take you some cool pictures with sun rising and Barcelona's skyline for free, is the best view! they are included but you need tone close us! At the end we will go back to our store to leave the board, change your clothes, we have showers and toilets too and we will send you the pictures of the experience. You can check all the activities that we offer: yoga, supyoga, fullmoon events, functional beach trainings and sup seawalks.
This is paella! w Boquerías Mkt Tour
In this amazing day we´ll go for a quick but rewarding tour around Boquerías´s Market, followed by a warm an relaxed Paella lunch in a lovely apartment just 5 minutes walking away! I will show you where I buy all the fresh ingredients for the Paella, and we will walk through the fabulous market, my favorite place in Barcelona, so that you can see in detail how one of the most iconic markets in Europe lives. From there we will go to my house, where we will have appetizers, I´ll teach you how to prepare the Spanish "bread with tomato", we will make sangria together, and the delicious Catalan cream for dessert, while we wait for the Paella :). All this in a beautiful living room with balconies to the Ramblas, with soft drinks, beer and good wines, it´ll be a day that you will enjoy a lot! Other things to note Just dress comfortably and consider the weather since we´ll walk a few minutes (5) from the market to the apartment. If you see no availability, try to contact me either way, maybe we can make it work NOW WE HAVE AN AMAZING VEGAN PAELLA OPTION! Don't hesitate to ask about it, is available for private groups only for the moment, and is really delicious!
Vegan Paella in Born Quarter
With us, you will learn the true art of cook a paella with vegan ingredients, enjoying an amazing view of Ciutadella Park - Barcelona and good company. I will teach you the key points of a good paella and the recipes of some traditional Catalan tapas and their vegan variations, with a delicious vermouth and home made sangria. Please tell us if you are allergic to some kind of food. Other things to note Tell us if you have any allergies to take into account or no-alcohol preference. If you are traveling with kids or have physical limitations, please write to me first. Thanks!
Noon and Sunset Sailing on a two masts modern Classic Boat
After leaving the harbor, we'll sail for two hours aboard our American long keel, two masts, modern-classic sailing vessel—a Pearson 424—an example of sustainability, balance and beauty. On board, our guests can participate in handling the boat, learn to sail or improve skills, hoist and trim the sails, and steer the boat. You can also feel free to relax and enjoy the sun and the sea, a huge space of fresh air and silence, and breathtaking views of the city. With the thermal wind blowing along the Spanish coast throughout the year, we'll sail towards the Mediterranean horizon, then tack or jibe and sail back, heading to the coast and to the skyline of Barcelona. Once we leave the harbor, you will be almost immediately surrounded by nature. When the time is right, we will enjoy some drinks and Catalan white wine (Penedès or Priorat). Respecting and following Airbnb anti-Covid requirements and safety measures we will offer some snacks, olives and nachos. Other things to note: Please remember to bring a pullover, a hat, sun cream, shoes with rubber soles.

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Catalan Flavours Wine & Gastronomy
Experience wine making in the heart of the Catalan countryside in the picturesque Anoia region at this family-run boutique winery. We’ll pick you up at Capellades train station* (or in central Barcelona where possible) so you can discover this little-known region of Catalonia. We start our visit by walking through the vineyards to learn about how we work the vineyards, all the while discovering our heritage and history. You will then become the main protagonists of this experience as we enter the wine cellar. You will learn how wine is made before blending your very own wine; an activity you’ll love and then get to enjoy again with your family and friends when you return home with your very own bottle. You’ll then get to taste our organic wines as we prepare a simple picnic in the middle of the vineyards, which will include a range of delicious local products such as olive oil from our own olive trees, tomatoes from our garden, cheeses, sausages and other products from local farmers. All good things have to come to an end though. We’ll bring you back to Capellades station (or Barcelona) so you can return home safely. NOTE: You don’t need anything special to enjoy this experience except weather-appropriate clothing and comfy shoes. Please let us know of any special dietary requirements. *Train (FGC line R6/R60 to Igualada) takes 90mins from Barcelona Plaça d'Espanya.
Secret Garden Paella
You’ll be welcomed into my opened kitchen and lush garden to master the fine art of cooking the perfect paella, following my grandmother’s recipe. I'll explain how to prepare it and will share with you some stories around that traditional dish. We are going to cook, enjoy wine, tapas and a delicious meal together whilst I give you an insight into one of the most coveted recipes in the world. This experience is family friendly, kids are very welcomed! (Children under 6 years doesn't pay). Other things to note: Our secret garden has also a comfortable and cozy space were we can enjoy the experience and the scene in case of having not a perfect weather that day.
Via ferrata over the sea in Catalonia
We will move to the Costa Brava (Sant Feliu de Guíxols) to enjoy an original via ferrata whose itinerary runs above the sea. The activity consists of being part of the coast through an itinerary equipped with the help of our arms and legs. Before the activity I will show you how to progress through the via ferrata and if you have any problems during the tour I will help you. During the activity you will feel the sea breeze and discover a wild and spectacular wild coast while you are progress climbing on the wall with a mountain guide. We will be 2 hours enjoying the views of the sea as we progress through walls and cliffs safely. Cala del Molí is unique in the whole world. Other things to note It is necessary to have a state of acceptable physical form and not be afraid of heights.
Paella in the most beautiful garden
We will learn how to cook the real spanish homemade paella in my family home. To me, cooking a Paella for friends and family is the best way to feel the authentic spanish spirit sharing good moments.Using the freshest ingredients and my special recipe, you are ensured a great experience. First of all we start our cooking class making the yummiest paella and some many others Typical Spanish products as manchego cheese,Iberic chorizo ,bread with tomato… You will be offered with glasses of homemade sangria. After it you will learn step by step how to cook your first paella following my family recipe. You will have the chance to participate in the cooking process. Expresso coffee /tea & liquours are included as well. You will try some of the best Spanish wines: Riojas,Ribera del Duero or Verdejo and Albariño (white one). Other things to note Don´t forget to come to our family house willing to enjoy and having a good time sharing with us the process of cooking a delicious spanish meal in a familiar environment We suggest you to come earlier to enjoy the beach promenade near our house or simply relax in our private garden by the pool.
Make Authentic Espadrilles in Barcelona
Reviewed as one-in-a-lifetime experience by more than 10,000 guests, this is already a must-do in Barcelona according to BuzzFeed, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and others. Awarded Best Experience 2020 by TripAdvisor, during this Onsite Espadrilles Experience you will stitch your own traditional Catalan espadrilles, which you will keep afterwards as the most amazing souvenir. We will meet at one of our workshops, where you can see the finished products and the materials. The artisans will be with you at all time leading and providing the materials and tools. First, we will introduce you to the story of espadrilles and the materials needed for their construction. You will learn about this beautiful tradition, and how this shoe design passed from being built for humble people, to be one of the most trendy in fashion nowadays. Then every guest will choose the size of the base, the color of the laces and the preferred style. Once ready, we will stitch our own traditional espadrilles, and then learn the different ways to lace them up. There will be more than 100K different combinations! Finally, each guest will leave with its own creation and with a really cool story to tell to friends, something that it is hardly available to the visitors, not even locals. A wearable memory of Barcelona. For last-minute Workshops send us a message, any time any day.

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Best Barcelona bar-crowl
At my bar crowl we gonna visit minimum 4 bars that will reveal to you a secret and incredibly different Barcelona. First one is a secret password-protected bar where the delivery of cocktails is brought to the level of high art. After that, we will move to a secret place, where it is impossible to get without membership in this secret club. Then one of the most original bar in Barcelona with an incredible idea and conceptiswaiting for us, and for a snack I will take you to a place where you can feel the spirit of Spain and Barcelona untill your fingertips! Areyou ready? Other things to note If you are interested in this side of Barcelona, this expirience is right for you. I love the culture of bars, I know a lot and have selected the best of the best for you! Each of them has a special place in my heart, has a story that I will gladly share with you. Waiting for you and promis, that it will be outstanding!
Tango, where passion meets fun
Join our “Tango experience” and discover the magic of embraces while you enjoy delicious Sangria in great rooftop in Gothic Quarter. An unique way of having fun, experience a local life-style, learn something new and embrace! Great for couples, groups, team building and LGBTQ-friendly! Let’s enjoy a toast and then a very dynamic lesson of Tango Argentino with professional dancers, no need any experience! We will introduce you to the essence of tango. We’ll guide you through a routine while discovering, little by little, the magic of communicating within an embrace, using gentle movements. Even if you think you have 2 left feet, you will dance!!! Besides, we’ll send you videos to keep practicing and more stuff to keep “tangoing” * To consider: - If you're a SOLO TRAVELER CONTACT US BEFORE BOOKING to suggest you the best day to join. - We won’t open doors after 20 minutes of the starting time to respect the other guests. Please check with time the instructions to arrive. - With rain, we keep going! we have a lovely indoor space
Sunrise Paddlesurf & Photography
*** YOU NEED TO KNOW HOW TO SWIM - THIS IS AN SPORT EXPERIENCE *** We will meet in our place in the magical district of Poblenou, 5 min walk to the beach. We will walk together with our paddlesurf boards to the beach. 1. We will meet the group till the time to catch the sunrise! BE PUNCTUAL, WE HAVE TO GO IN ORDER TO CATCH THE SUNRISE! 2. We will teach you how to paddle from the beach to the ocean. 3. You will learn how to stand up! 4. I will give you a few tips to manage the paddle, its super easy! You dont need previous experience at all but you need some sport skills. 5. While we are in the water I will take you some cool pictures with sun rising and Barcelona's skyline for free, is the best view! they are included but you need tone close us! At the end we will go back to our store to leave the board, change your clothes, we have showers and toilets too and we will send you the pictures of the experience. You can check all the activities that we offer: yoga, supyoga, fullmoon events, functional beach trainings and sup seawalks.
This is paella! w Boquerías Mkt Tour
In this amazing day we´ll go for a quick but rewarding tour around Boquerías´s Market, followed by a warm an relaxed Paella lunch in a lovely apartment just 5 minutes walking away! I will show you where I buy all the fresh ingredients for the Paella, and we will walk through the fabulous market, my favorite place in Barcelona, so that you can see in detail how one of the most iconic markets in Europe lives. From there we will go to my house, where we will have appetizers, I´ll teach you how to prepare the Spanish "bread with tomato", we will make sangria together, and the delicious Catalan cream for dessert, while we wait for the Paella :). All this in a beautiful living room with balconies to the Ramblas, with soft drinks, beer and good wines, it´ll be a day that you will enjoy a lot! Other things to note Just dress comfortably and consider the weather since we´ll walk a few minutes (5) from the market to the apartment. If you see no availability, try to contact me either way, maybe we can make it work NOW WE HAVE AN AMAZING VEGAN PAELLA OPTION! Don't hesitate to ask about it, is available for private groups only for the moment, and is really delicious!
Midday and Sunset Sailing Barcelona
Welcome on board. And join for a sailing adventure like no other. You will leave the land lubbers far behind and begin an exciting journey of new experiences and discoveries. Midday and Sunset Cruise three or four miles offshore and heave to, lower the swim platform and take a long leisurely swim while drinks and snacks on board are prepared. The perfect afternoon break to explore the blue waters. Or join us in the evening for Barcelona’s most spectacular light shows. To see the finest sunset in Barcelona, you must climb the mountains or go out to the sea. The heavens extend limitlessly above you as you watch the sun dip slowly behind the city skyline and the mountains. You will have your own professional skipper and a top notch sailing yacht. Your journey will be both adventurous, enjoyable and relaxing. First we will show you around the yacht and prepare for departure. We determine the itinerary together and set sail! You are more than welcome to get involved in the running of the yacht and even planning and navigation. Our trip starts from the very heart of the city. So before leaving the spectacular marina you will see Barcelona's waterfront as nobody else does. Afterwards we leave the port behind and head for the open sea. You will marvel the Barcelona skyline, wonder the beachfront and enjoy the stunning open blue waters.
Vegan Paella in Born Quarter
With us, you will learn the true art of cook a paella with vegan ingredients, enjoying an amazing view of Ciutadella Park - Barcelona and good company. I will teach you the key points of a good paella and the recipes of some traditional Catalan tapas and their vegan variations, with a delicious vermouth and home made sangria. Please tell us if you are allergic to some kind of food. Other things to note Tell us if you have any allergies to take into account or no-alcohol preference. If you are traveling with kids or have physical limitations, please write to me first. Thanks!
Noon and Sunset Sailing on a two masts modern Classic Boat
After leaving the harbor, we'll sail for two hours aboard our American long keel, two masts, modern-classic sailing vessel—a Pearson 424—an example of sustainability, balance and beauty. On board, our guests can participate in handling the boat, learn to sail or improve skills, hoist and trim the sails, and steer the boat. You can also feel free to relax and enjoy the sun and the sea, a huge space of fresh air and silence, and breathtaking views of the city. With the thermal wind blowing along the Spanish coast throughout the year, we'll sail towards the Mediterranean horizon, then tack or jibe and sail back, heading to the coast and to the skyline of Barcelona. Once we leave the harbor, you will be almost immediately surrounded by nature. When the time is right, we will enjoy some drinks and Catalan white wine (Penedès or Priorat). Respecting and following Airbnb anti-Covid requirements and safety measures we will offer some snacks, olives and nachos. Other things to note: Please remember to bring a pullover, a hat, sun cream, shoes with rubber soles.
Salsa for beginners/vermouth in the Born
This a unique, intimate and personalized experience. Away from the typical tourist places of the city, and will start by talking a little about the origins of salsa, alone with some background music so that our ears can adapt to the music and it´s rhythm. Afterwards, we will start the class by practicing the basic steps and spins, and we will not do it with the typical 1, 2, 3 ... 5, 6, 7 ... nono, we will feel the music and we will dance without stopping, until we get to move the feet in the style of my city Cali, ! Know and awarded for the speed of our feet while dancing. We will do all this while we enjoy a delicious vermouth and a typical Colombian drink!! This experience is great for everyone. If you have planned a bachelorette party or come to Barcelona with a large group of friends or colleagues, I can make a masterclass just for your group! Other things to note This is a class for beginners and salsa lovers. If you know how to dance salsa you can practice and meet new people! Come with the best energy! Alone or as a couple... we will have the same fun!
Pub Crawl Barcelona Top Experience in Barcelona
MEET NEW PEOPLE AND PARTY WITH OUR DISCO TOUR Join us for one of the most amazing Pub Crawl in Barcelona nightlife experience. We are going to hit some of the coolest bars -pubs and clubs in the center of Barcelona while having a good time and getting along with others. We make groups of locals and travelers ideal to meet new people, talk with them, and dance all night We start in a pub where we spend around 1 hour which gives a perfect opportunity to meet everyone and know them. We will carry out activities at the meeting point to ensure that all those who participate get to know each other from the beginning and create an ideal environment for partying, dancing, drinking and, if you want, flirting. Let's "crawl" from bar to bar with shots , games and special discounts on drinks in each place. But not only that, this activity differs from the other pubcrawls and bar crawls because apart from that, we will also have surprises (extra shots and bottles of cava for the most partying people). We will go to places with infusion cocktails, bars-pubs with local and international people and famous clubs with the best parties every day. We wisll be safe around the city, im going to be on charge that everything goes smooth and you feel secure while partying until sunrise. Come join us for an amazing night of fun!!
Paint and Sip at Wine Gogh art neon and wine
Have you never painted a canvas before? Excellent! At Wine Gogh Barcelona, ​​​​an art and wine experience, you will enjoy the best painting and sipping activity in the city. Excellent! Just come willing to be creative and have fun. At Wine Gogh he will guide you every step of the way, from choosing an image, painting the canvas, putting your imagination on a canvas, and adding your imprinted soul onto the canvas. In this 2 and a half hour session, you will start from scratch and paint a complete and original painting, using glow paints and fluorescent lights, with our artists, professional artists in Barri de Gracia, Barcelona. During the session you will listen to music, you will have an open bar of Spanish red and white wine and unlimited water. We will provide you with all the furniture, paints and canvases for a truly magical artist experience. This experience is great to have new friends, to enjoy in a group, meet new people, come alone, celebrate your birthday or whatever you want and also for groups as a team building activity! We've worked with dozens of businesses, museums, schools, and other organizations to lead and facilitate interactive group painting and drinking sessions. If you book on Saturday activity will be 2hours from 19 to 21H
Tango's Night
We'll enjoy a unique tango's workshop in a very special venue located in Ramblas, with a professional dancer. Than we'll taste delicious tapas with a glass of wine in a magic atmosphere in Barcelona center. We'll also have fun with a tango show. Other things to note You can bring your camera
How to Paint with Red Wine
The creator of the How to Paint with Red wine Online experiece, a must-do experience according to 290+ 5* reviews, is now coming back with the same activity but Offline in the sunny city of Barcelona. During the class we will be painting with red wine. Yes, not drinking, but painting with this wonderful and unique medium. At the moment very few artists worldwide use this medium to create. And I invite you to try this medium as a real artist. During the class I will explain the difference between wine medium and other traditional mediums. I will help you understand more about supplies we use, and why we use those. I will guide you, and help to solve your doubts, I will answer every question you will have. I will get out of you the artists that stay inside each of us. This experience is great for groups, great for team-building and you can contact me for a new date and new time. Each participants will receive all the materials on the class, you don't need to bring anything, everything will be waiting to you, just to create and enjoy the moment.
Barça Museum Tour & Camp Nou Stadium with an expert guide
In the stadium tour, you will go behind the scenes at FC Barcelona and get a chance to look at and be in places that are otherwise only permitted to the players and staff! You'll get exclusive access to the press box and enjoy a panoramic view of the stadium, the visitor’s team dressing room where the players get into their kits right before a game, and the pressroom, where players and managers give their thoughts after a game. We will also be lead to the Camp Nou pitch via the players’ tunnel! Experience what it is like to walk onto the turf of one of the most enchanting stadiums in the world. You will also get the chance to sit in the players dugout and feel how it is to be on the sidelines. Once we are done with the Camp Nou, we will head into the FC Barcelona Museum where I will teach you more about the roots of the club. You will get a chance to look at all the trophies FC Barcelona have won. You will enjoy a ton of videos and photos of Barcelona’s glorious 120 year old history. Lastly, you will get access to the ‘Messi Space’, a small area in the museum dedicated to the greatest player of our time. Here you can peer at this little genius’ collection of trophies, including the 7 Ballon d’Ors. Please, note that the ticket to enter the museum is not included. You can buy it by your own, or directly to me with a discount, that would be 25€ per ticket.
Kayaking & Lagoon Dipping Costa Brava
Explore Costa Brava, the marvelous coastal landscape characterized by Aleppo and Stone pine trees overhanging the steep cliffs and sandy beaches with crystal clear water. We will start our hour long adventurous coastal path - Camino de Ronda, in Sant Feliu de Guixols and follow the rocky coastline while discovering some typical aromatic plants that grow in the Mediterranean. This path served as a patrolling frontier against groups of smugglers after the Franco’s dictatorship took over in 1939. In an hour at most, we will reach the splendid beach in Sant Pol de S’Agaró. We will change into swim clothes and get ready at the Escola de Vela for our kayaking explorations. Our sea kayaking adventure will take approx. 2.5hrs and will lead us to one secret cave where we will enjoy the first refreshing bath. The sea kayaks will allow us to gently propel along the amazing coastal cliffs while enjoying the marine ecosystems including seagulls, cormorants, and a variety of fish. We will find a secluded spot among the rocks to enjoy some crystal clear lagoon dip and a snorkel if desired. In the end, I will recommend local restaurants so that you can reward yourselves with a famous seafood dish called paella. There will also be free time to enjoy the beach. Other things to note: The kayaking activity will be determined by the current sea conditions on the day of the experience.
Barcelona Sunset and Day Sailing Cruise
During our sunset or day sailing cruise you will participate in a unique sailing experience. You will enjoy 2 hours of sailing, leaving and returning from Barcelonas beautiful Port Olimpic. We will sail out 3 to 4 miles and then tack back to sail against the skyline of Barcelona. During our cruise you will enjoy free catalan cava. You can actively participate in the sailing event or just be carried along enjoying the cruise. We leave from Barcelona Port Olimpic. Meeting point is at the Moll de la Marina 3. Once we leave the port we set the main sail and genoa sail and start sailing towards the November Buoy. There we tack and sail back enjoying the views. During our event you can get to learn the basic sailing procedures, enjoy a relaxing open air activity and have excellent and unique views of Barcelona. If you book a private tour you can also take a swim if the weather conditions allow for it. Sometimes we are lucky enough to see Dolphins or Tuna jumping out of the water. This experience is a great way to see Barcelona from another perspective.
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