Carrer de Buenos Aires, 17 Barcelona
Old Boy caters to men seeking an effortless hairstyle that inspires confidence. Hairstyles for men have great variety and Old Boy stylists work to choose the right haircut to reflect the client’s lifestyle and character. Customers at the shop can relax on a comfy leather sofa, play video games, watch television, or simply enjoy a cafe con leche. The barbers are especially patient with children.
Traditional barbershop services include beard trim, shave, hair coloring, eyebrows and mustache maintenance, and children’s haircuts. Appointments may be booked online or via phone. With 289 locations worldwide, Old Boy services can travel without even outside of Barcelona.
Funky Kitchen Funky Kitchen uses recipes from around the world, along with seasonal products and biodegradable materials, to create “gastronomic experiences” for their customers. Founder Vincenzo di Pantaleo strives to present food in its purest, richest and most genuine form. Funky Kitchen can accommodate all allergies and dietary restrictions. In addition to catering, Funky Kitchen offers private chef services for special events and holidays, plus customized cooking classes. Check out Funky Kitchen’s sample catering menu. About NicholeView all posts by Nichole | Website
The Ultimate Mom and Kids Club As the first moms and kids club in Barcelona, Happy Milk is a unique center where moms can share experiences, chat, work, take care of their pregnancy, their children, and do family and fitness activities, all while their children enjoy themselves by learning new languages through play in innovative workshops with qualified native-speaking teachers. Happy Milk prides itself as a space created by a mother for mothers. Photo Credits: Verd Mint, Valentina Barreto, Tami Efedieva, Oli Bichell. About TBE TeamView all posts by TBE Team
Traç Centre D’Expressio Plastica Traç offers adults the opportunity to enjoy art in a quiet and relaxed environment, ideal for developing creativity. They encourage a first-class broad artistic education, which takes into account the person and their context. The Traç courses are designed to inspire students to think, imagine, share, communicate and enjoy the different creative possibilities of art. Traç courses and workshops include: visual arts, painting, sculpture, engraving, and restoration. Additionally, the school organizes conferences, guided tours and other art-related activities. Traç caters to professional artists and craftsmen as well as enthusiasts. It aims to boost creativity, to nurture interaction between artists and, at the same time, to make it accessible for everyone to work and experiment with different visual arts languages. The instructors monitor the progress of the students individually and adjust the instruction to the level of experience of each person. Students are also given the opportunity to show their work in Traç’s exhibition hall. About Meagan BellovinMeagan arrived in Barcelona in 2019, having left behind a full life of family, friends, and career in Austin, Texas. Originally educated as a journalist, Meagan taught children in her local public school system for nearly ten years before moving to Barcelona with her husband and dog. Since her arrival, she has embraced local living, taking Spanish classes, making new friends, and rediscovering her journalism past by writing for The Barcelona Edit.View all posts by Meagan Bellovin
Fermentation Shop and Learning Space Ferment 9 is dedicated to the fermentation of food and drinks using microbes. The shop, near Sant Antoni market, sells all of the essential fermentation materials, including equipment, cultures, and ingredients, plus ready-made products like sauerkraut, kimchi, Salvadoran curtido, kombucha, and kefir. For those more interested in making fermented dishes at home, starter kits are also available, including to make vegan kefir or yogurt. Clients new to the fermentation process can take workshops in Spanish or English at a cost of 85 euros for a three hour course. Ferment 9 even works with local schools to offer fermentation classes for children. About NicholeView all posts by Nichole | Website