All proper Catalan mountaineers have climbed at least once the mythical Matagalls. Located in the splendid natural park of El Montseny, this mountain offers wide open views of all the park and surroundings (from the Pyrenees to the sea). Whether you’re a passionate hiker or you just love beautiful landscapes, this excursion is the perfect plan to enjoy a day outdoors.
If you observe Montserrat from its north face, chances are that you’ll see one of its most characteristic rocks: La Foradada. The main feature of this rock is the huge triangular hole on it, and the good news is there’s a lovely hike that will lead you to this wonderful natural viewpoint.
When the temperature drops and all the landscape becomes white, what are you up for? Skiing, snowboarding or walking with snowshoes are our answer and so should be yours! Only 150 km far from Barcelona we can find the ski resort El Port del Comte, which offers 42 skiable km for all levels. Without any doubt, a perfect place to enjoy all these winter sport.
It’s Christmas time everywhere and so it is in Catalonia! Even though the Christmas party here is very similar to most of English-speaking countries, there are some differences that we’ll explain you here.
Come with us to visit a small town named Cardona, which is famous for being home to one the most important salt deposits in the world as well as a very well-preserved medieval castle.