April is approaching fast and with it, comes the spring excitement. Obviously, a city like Barcelona has to increase its variety of cultural offerings during this time of the year. So if you live in Ciudad Condal and want to make the most of this wonderful time of the year, here are a number of suggestions that will occupy your free time.
Take part in the Salomon Run
Just like every year, the Salomon Run offers all those lovers of 'running' the possibility to enjoy the best panoramas of Barcelona's skyline. Specifically, it is a 10-kilometre race that runs from the mountains to the coast. Without a doubt, this is a unique opportunity to enjoy the city through exercising without the hassle of driving.
Saint George's Day
April 23rd is a very special day in Barcelona and throughout Catalonia. On the same day, 'Book Day' is also celebrated. Beyond giving a book to your friends, relatives or partner, you have the opportunity to enjoy several street markets in the city in which to buy titles that are practically impossible to find at any other time of the year. In addition, many prestigious authors come to give talks and sign autographs.