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La Mercè, the main festival of #Barcelona, is happening again from from the 22nd to the 25th of September. Find out what to do and what to see on our latest blog post.
#LaMerce2016
Programme of activities in English for La Mercè 2016 festival in Barcelona. Includes a timetable with the main attractions of la Mercè Festival this year.
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Programme of the Gracia Festival 2016. Find when and where the main activities will take place and download the app to follow the festival day by day.
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Where to eat with the kids in Barcelona. That is a question many families ask us. Ann-Marie has all the answers and personal recommendations on our latest blog post.
‪#‎restaurantsbcn‬ ‪#‎kidsinBarcelona‬
My personal recommendations when eating out with your children in Barcelona. Family friendly restaurants, cafes, picnics, drinking chocolate and lots of helpful advice.
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2016 is coming!! If you are in Barcelona and don't know how to celebrate the new year, you will find plenty of options on our blog post here.
When I spent my first New Year’s Eve in Barcelona, people told me that this night is traditionally spent in families’ homes and that the party only gets started some time after midnight. However, I was pleasantly surprised to...
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You have seen Sagrada Familia and Park Güell, even booked your tickets to La Pedrera and Casa Batlló. All Gaudí's attractions are a must in Barcelona but, if you want to enjoy a more personal experience of a masterpiece, we recommend a visit to Casa Lleó i Morera, on the Block of Discord. Ann-Marie gives you a quick taster of the surprises that await for you inside on our latest blog post.
Want to visit an architectural gem without the crowds? The Art Nouveau Casa Lleó i Morera, designed by Lluís Domènech i Montaner, opened its doors to the public last year and I definitely recommend every Art lover to give it ...
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La Mercè 2015, the main festival in Barcelona is starting tomorrow and it will last until September 24th. We have prepared the timetable and locations for the main activities on our blog. Check it out and don't miss anything. Happy la Mercè!
‪#‎LaMercè2015‬ ‪#‎festivalBCN‬ ‪#‎FreeWalkingToursBCN‬
Find the whole programme of activities for La Merce 2015 festival in Barcelona. Includes a timetable with the main attractions of la Mercè Festival for this year.
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A visit to Barcelona for many people is a chance to marvel at the past while living in the present. The idea for the City of Contrast tour came to me from doing just that! For many years my walk to work has taken me through t...
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Finally! We have a video for our company… and we love it! A great way to show what we do to the world in a quick less-than-a-minute short film. Here it is, enjoy!
#freewalkingtoursbarcelona #runnerbeantours  
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One of my favourite nights of the year in Barcelona is fast approaching: The Night of the Museums. This free late night viewing of exhibitions is not only exclusive to my city but is part of a wider initiative across Europe. ...
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A detailed annual calendar on where to see human towers in Barcelona. Find out the exact dates, times and locations to enjoy this special Catalan tradition.
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Visiting Barcelona with your children this Christmas and New Year? Find out what to do as a family on our latest blog post. There are plenty of things to keep the young ones and adults occupied.
It’s that exciting time of year again. On these crisp mornings on my way to work I pass through the Santa Llúcia Christmas Market, and there’s nothing like it to get you into the holiday mood. The Christmas lights are on, the...
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A must for history buffs visiting Barcelona.
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A local family company based in Barcelona specialising in quality guided walking tours for independent travellers and groups.
Introduction
Runner Bean Tours was established in 2010 by Gorka Regidor and Ann-Marie Brannigan with the aim of offering visitors an informed, friendly and affordable way to visit Barcelona.

We are a small team of local professional guides always ready to welcome you, share our knowledge and help you discover the city in a fun and personal way.

Our tours have been awarded the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for 4 years in a row as well as being recommended by Rick Steves, Lonely Planet, Rough Guides, Arthur Frommers, The Guardian or The Independent among others. This is a list of the tours we have on offer at the moment:
Don't forget to get some useful information for your visit on our Barcelona Blog.

Looking forward to seeing you soon in Barcelona :-)

Gorka, Ann-Marie and the Runner Bean team
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(0034) 636 108 776
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