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Catalonia, land of traditions. In every single city, town and village there is a festival of some kind which gets all the townsfolk out in the street to celebrate. Long and unique traditions and deep-rooted customs that pass on through generations.
Our mission is to show and share with you the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Catalonia, as a valuable collection of unique traditions and customs. We invite you to join us and discover the marvelous reality of Catalan people!
LIVING IT means mingling with Catalans and experiencing their own traditions. Going to local events, festivals and other important festivities of our calendar. Living singular customs wherever in Catalonia the event is on, instead of only visiting the country.
We believe that living the tradition the same way a local does and surrounded by locals, makes the event a unique, real and unforgettable experience for the traveler. Travelers will feel welcome in Catalonia and will return home with far more than photos and beautiful postcards, but great experiences to explain.
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TAILOR MADE AND GROUPS HUMAN TOWERS AND TRADITIONAL DINNER
SATURDAYS BARCELONA FROM A CHILD’S EYES. FAMILY TOUR!
MONDAYS, TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS VINEYARDS AND HUMAN TOWERS
TAILOR MADE HIGHLIGHTS OF BARCELONA
SUNDAYS CAVA TRAIL & HUMAN TOWER FESTIVAL
TAILOR MADE EXCLUSIVE SHOPPING TOUR IN BARCELONA
SPECIAL DAYS FIRE RUNNING TOUR FROM BARCELONA
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TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS & SUNDAYS HORSEBACK RIDING IN NATURAL PARK
LOCAL CALENDAR POPULAR FESTIVALS & DEEP ROUTED TRADITIONS
WEDNESDAYS HIDDEN BAYS IN COSTA BRAVA
a i n o l a t a C r e v o c s Di TAILOR MADE MONTSERRAT AND TRADITIONAL CUISINE TOUR
TAILOR MADE GIRONA, COSTA BRAVA AND PYRENEES
TAILOR MADE ADVENTURE
TAILOR MADE TARRAGONA AND LLEIDA
TAILOR MADE AND GROUPS HUMAN TOWERS EXPERIENCES AND TRADITIONAL DINNER
‘Strength, balance, courage and reason´. These ideas define a tradition with a history of over two hundred years, which is now the liveliest popular expression of Catalan culture. Catalunya is famous as the home of the Human Tower Builders (or Castellers). Learn about this time-honored Catalan tradition, listed as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage for their moral values, and join one of the best “colles” in the world (or human tower builders group) during their training.
You will understand how important courage, teamwork and spirit of improvement are in this unique practice in the world. Thus, dress as a real human tower builder and take part of this impressive and deep-rotted tradition following the instructions of an expert “casteller”. Before returning to Barcelona, sit down and relax with the rest of your group to enjoy a traditional dinner of Catalan and Spanish cuisine, while sharing tales of your unforgettable human tower adventure in Catalonia.
• Personalized guided experience from Barcelona. Depart 7pm / Return 11.30pm. • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • Human Tower association center entrance fee and souvenir pictures. • A professional native guide provides the tour in English or Spanish • Watch Human Towers or experience local culture firsthand. • Traditional dinner of Catalan and Spanish cuisine is included.
MONDAYS, TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & FRIDAYS VINEYARDS AND THE LOCAL TRADITION OF HUMAN TOWERS
Head straight to the Cava Capital, in the Penedès wine-growing region or to the wine Capital, DO Alella. Visit a family owned winery and discover the impressive underground cellars, while one of the members of the family explains why this winery is based on organic agricultural practices. Learn how the famous wine and cava (local champagne) are produced, from the first pressing of the grapes to the fermentation in the cellars. This will be accompanied by the chance to sample the product, to see exactly why they have acquired such international fame.
Learn about this time-honored Catalan tradition, listed as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage, and watch the community performing. Watch the best human tower builders in the world and get amazed by this breathtaking tradition. See how important is courage, teamwork, spirit of improvement, self-esteem and teammates confidence. Later on, have a go yourself! Entirely optional, your ‘practice session’ includes use of a traditional castell outfit and the help of an instructor to form part of the tower. It is a lifetime experience!!
• Small group half day tour from Barcelona. Depart at 4pm / Return at 11.30pm approximately. • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • Tour of winery, cellar and vineyards. Wine and/or cava tasting (still and sparkling wines) s from • A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English. departure d e te n ra a r • Human Tower center entrance fee, practice session & souvenir pictures. gu Novembe March to
SUNDAYS CAVA TRAIL AND HUMAN TOWERS IN A LOCAL FESTIVAL
First stop is in the wine-growing region of Spain, El Penedès, home to several prestigious vineyards - known locally as “cellers”. Learn all about Cava, a high-quality sparkling wine, as you visit a family owned winery. Uncover the secrets of the impressive underground cellars, while a family member explains why this winery is based on organic agricultural practices.
Learn how the famous wine and cava (local champagne) are produced, from the first pressing of the grapes to the fermentation in the cellars. After touring the vineyards and cellars, take part in a cava-tasting session, savoring the exquisite notes of the local champagne. You will see exactly why Catalan wine and cava have acquired such international fame.
Catalonia is the land of traditions. In every single city, town and village there is a festival of some kind which gets all the townsfolk out in the street to celebrate. Join locals in the “Festa Major” (or City Festival), where you will see local dances and folklore groups parade in the streets of the village.
W a t c h t h e a m a z i n g H u m a n To w e r performance and experience how it feels being among the crowd by joining la “Pinya” (solid base in the tower). Castells (human towers) are a unique practice in the world and UNESCO declared it Intangible World Heritage. This is a must experience when visiting Catalunya!
• Personalized guided tour of Catalonia from Barcelona.Depart: 9am / Return: 3pm approximately. • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • Tour of winery's vast cellars and cava tasting. • A professional native guide provides the tour in English or Spanish s from • Watch Human Towers and experience local culture firsthand. departure d e te n ra r gua • Saturdays afternoon/evening also available upon request. Novembe March to
SPECIFIC DAYS, ALL YEAR ROUND TRADITIONAL FIRE-RUNNING TOUR FROM BARCELONA
In Catalonia, the arrival of summer coincides with the celebration of traditional popular openair celebrations. So, leave the city behind you and see a different side of Catalonia on an evening trip from Barcelona to a traditional ‘correfoc’ (fire-running) festival in a local village!
The experienced native guide shows the outfits and special clothes “devils” wear during their performance, how they light their sparklers and firecrackers, and explains secrets and details behind this centenary and unique tradition; which is strongly connected to the history of the town.
Watch villagers dressed as devils and dancing to the sound of the drums and of traditional music and turning the village into a fiery cauldron of light and fireworks. The ‘Fire-running’ is a show of fire that waits until the Sun is down to perform in an amazing fire parade. It all represents the fight of the Good against the Evil.
You can take it all in from the side lines or get involved the same way a local does and surrounded by locals. It is a unique, real and unforgettable experience! Dance with the devils between the crowds or just watch the spectacle of fire.
• Personalized guided tour of a Traditional Festival. Departure 6pm / Return after midnight. • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • Experience local culture first hand and discover traditions hardly known by visitors. • Explanation of the fire running tradition by a local expert (Spanish or English). artures nteed dep ra a u g • Fire protection clothes included. ays-special d
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SATURDAYS DISCOVER BARCELONA FROM A CHILD’S EYES. FAMILY TOUR!
Meet your friendly guide in central Barcelona and enjoy a fun and educational 2,5hour walking tour specially designed to give children (ages 4-12) and their parents an entertaining background to the history of the city while sharpening their detective skills of observation.
There is a lot to be found with every step you take through the old quarter. That is no surprise, when you think of the many age-old buildings, the small, narrow streets, the hidden inner courtyards and the amazing workshop of the traditional big heads and giants.
On this fun-filled walk, your family will travel through time along the streets of the Gothic Quarter and learn about medieval legends that will capture the imagination of your children.
All you have to do is keep your eyes open and look closely. What is best is when someone helps you and shows you things you might easily overlook. That way you can find a lot in the middle of town that is lovely, exciting and mysterious. You and your kids will go back home with a collection of superbly unforgettable memories!
• Personalized small group guided tour of Barcelona. Depart at 10am / Return at 1pm • 2,5 hours walking tour of Gothic Quarter. • A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English • This tour is suited to families and children from 4 to 12 years old. • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
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PRIVATE TOUR HIGHLIGHTS OF BARCELONA TOUR. UNCOVER THE BEST OF IT!
The Gothic quarter is the center of the old city of Barcelona, where many of the buildings date from Medieval and Roman times. Walking around in the Old Town is having the opportunity to taste 2000 years of history. Visit the Ramblas, the most famous avenue in Barcelona, the Boqueria Market (a feast for your senses!) and the Liceo Theatre, a great example of the magnificence of the bourgeoisie.
Uncover the secrets of Santa María del Pi gothic church, the old Jewish District, Sant Felip Neri Square and the imprint that was left upon it by the Civil War. Visit the Cathedral, the Royal Palace, the City Council and Palau de la Generalitat (Government Palace). In this tour we will also make few other stops to see exceptional places of the city that we will keep as a surprise for you!
Antoni Gaudí is one of the outstanding figures of Catalan culture and international architecture. Gaudí spent most of his career building La Sagrada Família, which since the outset, 130 years ago now, it has been built from donations. Discover one of the most emblematic buildings of Barcelona, an artistic and spiritual symbol.
Later on we will walk Passeig de Gràcia, the “5th Avenue” of Barcelona, and where wealthy families settled. We will see the impressive Casa Batlló and Casa Milà, where the bourgeoisie lived. Halfway through the tour we will stop at a historic chocolatería of the city to taste a Suizo (hot chocolate with cream and churros).
• Private 4 hour guided tour of the highlights of Barcelona. • Skip-the-line access and guided tour of La Sagrada Familia (ticket to enter optional) • A professional native guide provides the guided tour in Spanish or English • This tour is suited to individuals or big groups • Since it is a private tour, ask us for any spot you would love to visit
TAILOR MADE EXCLUSIVE BARCELONA SHOPPING TOUR
Among Barcelona’s never-ending must-see’s and do’s, visiting the city’s unique shops should also be high on your list. In a world in which items sold in far-off lands are increasingly the same as what you’d find back home, Barcelona and surroundings stand out as a place where you can still stumble upon an original piece.
OPTION BARCELONA: Relax and enjoy throughout Barcelona diverse neighborhoods, from Gràcia, to Sarrià, to the Eixample and Raval, you’ll encounter every type of shop: high-end designer, artsy boutique, centuries-old specialty, family-run, mainstream commercial and mom-n-pop hole-in-the-wall.
Living it offers a glamorous way to visit the most exclusive shops in Barcelona and surroundings, where you'll find exclusivity. We go shopping with you to the unique and glamorous selected shops of Barcelona.
OPTION LA ROCA VILLAGE: La Roca Village is a Chic Outlet Shopping® Village, a unique concept in luxury outlet shopping. Its luxury brands, charming open-air ‘village’ settings, a welcoming and superior service and exceptional value for money. Worldleading brands offer their authentic previous seasons’ collections with savings of up to 60% all year round.
• Personalized guided shopping tour of Barcelona or Roca Village Outlet Shopping Center. • Transport is included and it is operated in air-conditioned luxury car. (Roca Village Outlet Shopping Center is 30 minutes from Barcelona city center). • A professional personal shopper provides the experience in Spanish or English • OPTIONS: Morning tour or afternoon tour.
TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS, FRIDAYS & SUNDAYS HORSEBACK RIDING IN NATURAL PARK
We go to a beautiful village in the middle of the forest, where the Equestrian Center is located. Wear your boots and put your pants on because we prepare the horses and get ready for a technical explanation and ride in the horse arena.
No previous riding experience is necessary. The activity is suitable for all riders from beginners to experienced. There are horses for adults and ponies for the little ones.
Visit the natural park on horseback. Explore the Catalan countryside, surrounded by pines and tweeting wild birds. And uncover the stunning secrets hidden in the depths of the wood.
Learn how to take care of the horses after the energetic walk, build a relationship with the horses and learn how to communicate with them. Perfect experience for nature lovers looking for an escape from the city!
• Half day tour of Natural Park. Depart at 9am / Return at 2pm (Sundays 8am-1pm) • Transport is included and it is operated in air-conditioned 4 wheel drive car or mini-coach. • Tour of the Natural Park on horseback. Light lunch of Catalan and Spanish tapas is included. • A professional native guide provides the guided tour in Spanish or English epartures ranteed d a u g • Protection helmet for all attendees and the horse equipment are included. und all year ro
PRIVATE TOUR WINE COUNTRY HORSEBACK RIDING TOUR FROM BARCELONA
Head straight up to the Cava Capital, el Pendès, where the equestrian center is located. Help us prepare the horses (brush and saddle up), and then ride in the horse arena, while your experienced guide gives you some tips and a technical explanation.
Later on, enjoy a scenic, leisurely, guided tour on horseback through various charming vineyard trails. The ranch is surrounded by a large extension of vineyards, so be ready to learn everything about wine, cava and grapes while you ride between the vines. You are just 20 minutes from Montserrat Natural Park, so have your camera ready because you will see the magnificent mountains of Montserrat Natural Park right in front of you.
After the 1h ride, the morning continues with a visit of a family owned winery, where you will discover the impressive underground cellars while the owner of the winery explains you how the famous wine and cava (local champagne) are produced, from the first pressing of the grapes to the fermentation in the cellars.
Take part in a wine and cava-tasting session, savouring the exquisite notes of the local champagne and wine. This will let you see exactly why wines and cavas have acquired such international fame. The tasting is accompanied by the chance to sample locally grown products (Catalan cuisine and Spanish tapas), while sharing tales of your unforgettable horseback riding experience!
• Half day tour. Departure 8am / Return 2.30pm • Transport is included and it is operated in air-conditioned 4 wheel drive car or mini-coach. • Scenic, leisurely, guided tour on horseback through various charming vineyard trails. • Visit of a family owned winery, Accompanied of wine and cava tasting, and local cuisine. res • A professional native guide provides the guided tour in Spanish or English d departu guarantee round • Protection helmet for all attendees and the horse equipment are included. all year
WEDNESDAYS HIKING IN COSTA BRAVA TO DISCOVER HIDDEN BEACHES AND FISHING VILLAGES
Leaving Barcelona behind, discover Tamariu, a beautiful small village of whitewashed houses in Costa Brava. Decide wether to walk with your expert guide along the rocky coast following the historical “camí de ronda” path, where you will uncover the impressive pine forests next to the sea and the most beautiful natural bays of Costa Brava. These are spots only reachable on foot. Or your rather do kayaking to find the magical coves of the coastal line. Later on, visit Far Sant Sebastià lighthouse, from where you will admire the breathtaking sea views and cliffs of the Mediterranean coast.
The tour continues in Calella de Palafrugell. This delightful town has houses that reach right down to the sea front. Explore the village or enjoy the beautiful cliff-top botanic gardens at Cap Roig. Calella de Palafrugell is also the perfect place for a leisurely lunch in any of the traditional restaurants.
• Personalized guided tour of Costa Brava from Barcelona. Departure 8.30am / Return 5pm • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English. • Guided walk of “Camí de ronda” to a hidden bay. res d departu • Guided tour of Calella de Palafrugell. guarantee round all year
PRIVATE TOUR UNCOVER THE SECRETS OF MONTSERRAT IN A WALKING TOUR
A few kilometers away from the busy Barcelona stands one of the most impressive mountains of Catalonia. Montserrat transmits peace and tranquility mixed with large doses of adventure and mystery. Walk between the spectacular flora with your expert guide and learn everything about native plant life, animal living in the area, popular legends and great miracles of Montserrat.
We suggest you discover the paths less walked of the magnificent Montserrat and uncover the secrets of the most impressive parts of this rock formation. We will see the sanctuary from above, which has been in use for almost 1000 years for pilgrims, who have climbed this spectacular mountain. Explore the magnificent mountains of the Natural Park and enjoy the spectacular views.
Then visit the monastic centre of Catalunya, home of the famous Lady of Montserrat, popularly known as La Moreneta (the Dark One), due to the dark color of her skin. La Moreneta is a truly beautiful 12th century Romanesque polychrome carving with a baby Jesus on Her lap. Have the opportunity to visit the fascinating Museum of Montserrat, with its five collections ranging from Archaeology from the Biblical East to Modern Painting.
Montserrat is also home of “La Escolania de Montserrat”, one of Europe’s oldest children’s choirs. Escolania is comprised of more than fifty boys, from nine to fourteen years old, who come from all over Catalonia to take part in daily prayer at the Sanctuary. Thus, at 1pm on weekdays there is the opportunity to hear one of Europe's nicest children's choirs.
• Personalized guided tour of Montserrat from Barcelona. Departure 8am / Return 4pm • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or air-conditioned mini-coach. • 3h-4h hour guided walk of Montserrat Natural Park. • A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English.
PRIVATE TOUR MONTSERRAT AND TRADITIONAL CUISINE TOUR FROM BARCELONA
First stop is in Montserrat, home of the Our Lady of Montserrat, commonly known as La Moreneta (the Dark One) due to the dark color of the sculpture. During the walking tour in Montserrat, your guide will tell you interesting facts about the region and why the craggy mountain and its beautiful monastery have been one of Spain's most important pilgrimage sites since the 12th century.
We will take the cable car and see the sanctuary from above, which has been in use for almost 1000 years for pilgrims, who have climbed this spectacular mountain. Explore the magnificent mountains of the Natural Park and enjoy the scenic views. Continue with a visit of the Royal Basilica and the Museum of Montserrat (own expense) to learn about Montserrat's spiritual and cultural importance and see art work from Picasso, Dalí and Monet.
Later on, sit down and relax with the rest of your group to enjoy a traditional lunch. A delicious 3 course meal of products grown in the surrounding region and at the farm besides us. Savor the exquisite taste of local Catalan cuisine, while sharing tales of your unforgettable walk along Montserrat and its legends.
Before returning to Barcelona, head to Penedès, the capital of Cava (Catalan champagne). Visit a local winery and learn how the famous wine and cava are produced, from the first pressing of the grapes to the fermentation in the vast expanse of cellars. Enjoy a tasting session to see exactly why they have acquired such international fame.
• Personalized guided tour of Montserrat from Barcelona. Departure 9am / Return 7pm • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or air-conditioned mini-coach. • Guided tour of Montserrat, the monastic center of Catalunya. Cable car ticket • A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English. • Lunch of traditional Catalan food and local cuisine • Winery tour accompanied with wine and cava tasting
TAILOR MADE ADVENTURE
Rock climbing Enjoy a day out of the regular tours to become a real rock climber. Reach the summit of your life, after learning the techniques of the rock climbing. No previous experience is necessary.
Canyoning Are you a water lover? Go down the river throughout narrow paths and beautiful gorges full of vegetation and impressive views. Enjoy the warmest weather in cold water! No previous experience is necessary.
Races and competitions We know the calendar of the most famous sport competitions, such as running and mountain bike races, summer and winter raids i n C a t a l o n i a . We t a k e c a r e o f y o u r registration, transport to the start line and insurance.
Courses Join our courses and meet friends with your same interests: cannoning, rock climbing, mountain orientation and iron climbing. We also organize a tailor made full day or full weekend course of any mountain discipline.
• Personalized guided adventure. • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or air-conditioned mini-coach. • All experiences are tailor made. • A professional mountain guide provides the adventure in Spanish or English. • Specific equipment is included.
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TAILOR MADE DISCOVER THE CASTLE AND COVES OF COSTA BRAVA
Tossa de Mar is an ancient fishermen's village with an important historical background. It is characterized for the unmistakable silhouette of Tossa’s Cape and the walled Vila Vella (the old town) surrounding its southern side, considered as one of Costa Brava’s most photographed landscapes.
Visit the marvelous caves and beaches of the Catalan coastline and admire the fascinating marine life in a glass bottom boat. The boat has exterior lights to illuminate the caves.
Relax and rest an agreeable hour far away from the crowded beaches in one of the beautiful Calas (small beaches). Later on, stroll along the walled ancient's narrow alleyways and walk up to Tossa’s Lighthouse, from where you’ll be able to enjoy the magnificent views of the Mediterranean. Outside the walls, limited by the Portal, you will find the traditional fishermen’s quarter.
• Personalized guided tour of Costa Brava from Barcelona. Departure 8.30am / Return 6 pm • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English. r more tailo r fo s u • Tour of Tossa de Mar old quarter and Glass bottom boat ticket included. k s a rs made tou
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TAILOR MADE DALI AND THE BEST OF GIRONA
We depart from Barcelona and set out to Figueres, the birthplace of Dalí and home to the world famous Dalí Museum-Theatre. Spend the morning at the unique Dalí museum in Figueres. The largest surrealistic object in the world, occupies the building of the former Municipal Theatre, a 19th century construction which was destroyed at the end of the Spanish Civil War. On its ruins, Dalí decided to create his museum. The Dalí Theatre-Museum has to be seen as a whole, as the great work of Salvador Dalí, for everything in it was conceived and designed by the artist in order to offer visitors a real experience of getting inside his captivating and unique world.
Finish the day on his beloved Girona, a wellestablished city with a long history, since its founding in around 76 BC. It has been dominated by many different people, and, as a result, has a great richness of architectural heritage.
Travel back in time as you get lost in the medieval city of Girona. Visit the colorful Roman city, a melting pot of cultures. Explore the winding medieval streets of the Jewish quarter, walk along the Roman wall that surrounds the old town, or discover the Arab Baths.
• Full day guided tour of Girona and Figueres. Departure 9am / Return 6.00am • Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or luxury air-conditioned mini-coach. • Guided walking tour of Girona. • Entrance ticket and skip-the-line access to Dalí Museum-Theatre. r more tailo r fo s u k s a • A professional native guide provides the guided tour in Spanish or English. rs made tou
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Another fantastic tour. The pick up was punctual and then we were introduced to the area we were going to. Upon arrival we were given a tour of the stable and then rode through the beautiful park coming to an awesome lookout over Barcelona. After the ride we were served a beautiful lunch on the terrace. What was amazing at this stable is they let you groom the horse and saddle him and we got to cool down the horses and brush them after the ride. We love horses so we just loved the experience. The two guides helped us get online tickets for Sagrada Familia and then drove us directly there. Service like this is fantastic. We were very impressed. Lisa (The USA)
Muchas gracias de nuevo Barbara! I’m so glad I met you and I had the opportunity to discover Catalan popular festival with such a good guide! Really, it was one of my best experiences so far and it was thanks to you and our little group of
This was an amazing experience! It’s breathtaking and exciting to watch ‘castellers’ making up the tower and very nice when you see sincere pride in their faces after the performance. If you want to experience catalan tradition – totally recommend! Simona (Russia)
What a wonderful tour!! My guide Carla was amazing. She told me all about the small town and where the tradition came from. We also met a local who was great at giving very detailed accounts about all that was happening and where to stand to watch everything. After diner we all went to watch the main and final part. I won’t give it away but it was wonderful. Lets just say that I was given a Living It tour poncho and was running around in the sparklers with all the locals. Would definitely go back and refer this group to other people who are going to Barcelona. Brittany (Australia)
devils I hope we’ll see each other during my stay in Spain! Mériem (France)
s l a i n o m Testi “Great horse riding tour with the kids” The kids and I did the horse riding tour from Barcelona. The kids enjoyed it but are still young enough to be quite low-maintenance. From an adult perspective everything went without a hitch. The woman running it, Barbara, was very friendly and extremely patient in teaching the kids the basics of riding. She seemed to know the area very well and was able to point out a few interesting tit-bits. At the end of the ride we rewarded the horses with a few treats, which was also great fun! The food provided was good and Barbara was kind enough to email me plenty of souvenir photos afterwards, free of charge! Full marks :-) Laura H (The USA)
“Barbara is spirited, empathetic, and a genuine person! I shall always remember the perfection with which she organized the “Wine tasting and Calcotada” experience. She is a compassionate guide with never ending energy! Santoshi Sengupta (Índia)
My family and I had a wonderful time in Berga. The Patum festival was the highlight of our trip to Barcelona.We would like to thank you for giving the best seat in the square to witness one of the best cultural event in Catalunya.We also like to thank Joan for being our guide and driver for the festival.He took good care of us and we are very grateful for his services. Once again, on behalf of my family I would like to thank you for arranging a wonderful trip to Berga and a memorable experience. Please let us know if you decided to come to Malaysia again. Azizi (Malaysia)
The evening was a terrific local experience with great food, wine and a very special guide. The last part of the tour: the human tower display was exceptional! We met several human tower builders and they explained us how to do it and we could also take part of the tower. We felt like if we were catalonians! Thank you for such a great evening! If you are in Barcelona, you must give this a try! I would not hesitate to book with LIVING IT tours again! Laura (USA)
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