Santa Pau

The medieval village of Santa Pau is situated beside the Baixa Garrotxa Volcanic Nature Reserve in the Girona region of Catalonia. It was the seat of the barony of Santa Pau and a striking 13th century castle marks the center of town. A 16th century Gothic church dedicated to Santa Maria also stands on the main square. Santa Pau … Read more

Masia Freixa, Terrassa

Masia Freixa is situated in the Parc de Sant Jordi, a short walk from Terrassa Rambla. Originally designed as a textile factory in 1896, between 1907 and 1910 the building was converted into the family residence of the industrialist Josep Freixa. The reform was led by the modernist architect Lluís Muncunill i Parellada. The building has a … Read more

Camí Romeu to Montserrat

Collserola Hike from Vallvidrera to La Floresta

This hike covers part of the Camí Romeu to Montserrat on the GR 96 trail through Collserola.

To get to Vallvidrera, take the S1/S2 commuter train at Plaça de Catalunya to Peu de Funicular station.

Hike from Sitges to Vilanova

The GR-92 from Sitges to Vilanova takes you along a rocky path between the sea and the railway tracks, offering some spectacular views and hidden beaches along the way.

Besalú

Besalú

Besalú, in the province of Girona, is among the best preserved medieval towns in Catalonia. It was designated as a conjunt històric-artístic (historical national property) in 1966.