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The Best Rooftop Bars In The World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 04.21.2017 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

For Condé Nast Traveler, by Paul Rubio. From the 118th floor of a Hong Kong skyscraper to old Quito’s best-kept secret, these cocktail bars — an...

Bird Slams Into Man's Face In Bloody Roller Coaster Accident

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 04.08.2017 | Weird News

Roller coasters are designed for thrill seekers, but one man got more than he bargained for at the newly opened Ferrari Land in Barcelona, Spain. A ma...

Technology Becomes A Much Needed Catalyst For Change In Workplace Equity

Dr. Patricia Fletcher | Posted 03.30.2017 | Women
Dr. Patricia Fletcher

There’s a running joke among women at technology events: it’s the only place where there is a line for the men’s room and no line for the ladies...

Barcelona Holds Huge Protest In Support Of Refugees

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 02.19.2017 | World

Protesters in Barcelona took to the street by the thousands Saturday to demand Spain’s conservative government accept more refugees from war-torn co...

Santa Claus's 2016 Travel Naughty/Nice List

William D. Chalmers | Posted 12.20.2016 | Travel
William D. Chalmers

I dreamt I was knee deep in white Polar Vortex excess. But then I woke up and realized, it will not be a White Christmas in Baja this year. Fondly re...

Expats in Barcelona Are the Happiest

Malte Zeeck | Posted 11.28.2016 | Travel
Malte Zeeck

When it comes to personal happiness, Spanish cities make it to the top of this year's city ranking. Madrid gives expats the warmest welcome of all. M...

A Tale of Two Casinos... in Spain

Party Earth | Posted 10.24.2016 | Travel
Party Earth

We live in an age where online gambling allows us to place any type of wager we want in the casino online. Sports betting, online poker, roulette, slo...

The Last Ship's Lucy Butler: Travel Specialist Extraordinaire

Xaque Gruber | Posted 10.20.2016 | Travel
Xaque Gruber

If there are two things that Los Angeles-based Lucy Butler knows about, it's acting and travel. As an actress, her success spans theatre (Chicago's Se...

5 European Destinations You Should Visit This Winter

Oyster | Posted 10.16.2016 | Travel

A word of advice: Don't count out Europe as a winter destination. While the crowds head for ski resorts and tropical islands, travelers to Europe will...

11 Of The Greatest Cities For Living Abroad In 2016

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.21.2016 | Travel

As summer fun cools down and fall routines heat up, it’s about the time of year when true wanderlust sets in. No longer are we looking for the next ...

The 10 Best Party Beach Towns In The World

Oyster | Posted 09.02.2016 | Travel

Beaches and partying go together like, well, a hot summer day and a cold beer. It's no wonder, then, that many of the gorgeous beach towns around the ...

Architectural Masterpieces Topping Every Young Traveler's List

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Brooke Stafford of Pennsylvania State University Because architecture is cool. Architecture isn't solely the interest of older generations; inste...

Romance and History Collide at Mercer Hotel Barcelona

Britt Hysen | Posted 07.29.2016 | Travel
Britt Hysen

Barcelona is a city known for its fervent passion. At the core of Catalonian culture is romance, exemplified by the food, people, and most importantly, places to stay. No other hotel quite captures the romantic essence of this esteemed Spanish city like Mercer Hotel Barcelona.

A Glimpse Into Spain

Bisila Bokoko | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
Bisila Bokoko

Madrid is the vibrant center of my social life, where I spend most of my time when in Spain. There, I seamlessly balance business and leisure.

I Left My Heart (And Phone/Wallet/Camera) In Barcelona

J.J. Stranko | Posted 07.20.2016 | Travel
J.J. Stranko

Now that I've become a source of recommendations and itinerary planning for the Catalan capital, I've become ever more aware that the city has developed a deserved and depressing reputation for opportunistic theft.

8 Beautiful Hotel Pools You Can Only Find in Europe

Oyster | Posted 07.08.2016 | Travel

After checking into the hotel, dipping into the pool is high on the vacation agenda. Whether you're in the sub-zero temperatures of Iceland or soaking...

Gripping Photos Capture A Young Roma Generation On The Outskirts

HuffPost Italy | Sara Elkamel | Posted 06.27.2016 | Arts

In her photo series “Wonderful,” Berlin-based photographer Lena Mucha captures the young generation of the Roma, or Gitanos, an ethnic minority li...

Sónar 2016: The Magic of Live Music

Sean Bradford | Posted 06.24.2016 | Travel
Sean Bradford

In Barcelona, one of the world's most culturally vibrant cities, music meets technology every year for three days in June. Sónar 2016, with an artist roster as diverse as its attendees, exemplified why it is one of the most important electronic events on the calendar.

10 breathtaking abandoned places you should visit this summer

Trip4real | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel

It's a fantasy of many to find an abandoned place that has a striking history and to just see it decaying. There are actually plenty of abandoned spot...

Want to Smoke Marijuana in Spain? Join a Club

Rick Steves | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

I've left France for Bulgaria, where I'm meeting with my TV crew. But first, a few thoughts on my earlier experience in Spain. Cannabis Club Choko is...

Leave the Keys on the Table...

David Ahearn | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel
David Ahearn

"Leave the keys on the table in the apartment." Carlos' instructions were clear. Both Joy and I talked about it as we were preparing to leave Barcelon...

Cheating on Paris

David Ahearn | Posted 05.17.2016 | Travel
David Ahearn

Paris had been my lover for so many years that the thought of another city replacing her seemed inconceivable. I had just left Paris only five days ago and our relationship was alive, intact and filled with the same passion as it had always been. That is when Barcelona caught my eye.

Harry Kane Wins Premiership's Golden Boot and LA Spurs Supporters Looking Forward to Watching Champions League Football Again

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 05.16.2016 | Sports
Ashley Jude Collie

It's been the best top division finish in most of our Los Angeles Spurs supporters' lives, finishing above four of the traditional big-5 teams -- City, United, Liverpool and Chelsea for the first time in the Premiership's history.

Suarez Hat Trick Secures Another Title For Barcelona

ESPN | Paul Vale | Posted 05.14.2016 | Sports
Read More: Barcelona, Sports News

Barcelona have been crowned Primera Division champions for the 24th time after a Luis Suarez hat trick saw them to a 3-0 win at Granada....

A Tale of Four Cities: Barcelona

Maddy Lederman | Posted 05.03.2016 | Travel
Maddy Lederman

By the time we got to Barcelona, we'd already fallen in love with Dublin, Liverpool and Paris. When we planned a trip to four European cities, we didn't think about the toll that the logistics of travel can take, or how a certain numbness from being enchanted so routinely can set in (I know, sob story, violins...). In any case, Barcelona did not get her best visitors in us.