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KM0: Not just a Gastronomic concept

KM0 Tours, Tapas & Friends

Welcome to KM0 Tours, Tapas & Friends: A new Gastronomic Center in the Center of Barcelona Our gastronomic center, KM0 Tapas & Friends is home to Food Wine Tours and the meeting point for the majority of our tours, trips, walking tours and gastronomic experiences. We are strong defenders of the cultural values that are… Read more »

La Boqueria’s New Neighbour

La Bellvitja Restaurant

Catalan Cuisine moves in at La Bellvitja Restaurant Located in the heart of Barcelona, next to the Boqueria Market in an old fifteenth century chapel by the same name, the recently opened La Bellvitja restaurant astounds with its medieval-inspired Catalan cuisine. Bellvitja´s traditional Catalan tapas are reminiscent of the time when the chapel was built,… Read more »

A local expert’s tips to Catalonian wine and wine tours from Barcelona

Catalonian wines and vineyards

Catalonian wines and wine tours from Barcelona Catalonia has a long tradition of winemaking that dates back to the Phoenicians who introduced winemaking to the region several hundred years before the arrival of the Romans. The Romans would later be fundamental in the development of Catalonian wine production, specifically around Tarragona (present day Priorat Wine… Read more »

The Tapas Tradition

Tasty tapas in Barcelona

The Barcelona local experts tell you all about the origin of Spanish tapas Did you ever wonder where the word “Tapas” comes from? According to local experts, the origin of the word is from the Spanish verb tapar, which means ̈”o cover”. But the answer may not be quite as straightforward as that. There are… Read more »

A Local Tradition: Sant Jordi’s Day in Barcelona

Sant Jordi

Food Wine Tours takes to the Streets It appears to be just another sunny day in Barcelona in April but this day is different, today is Sant Jordi’s Day. The streets are full of local people; books and roses; men and women exchanging books, flowers and kisses. After all, today is more important than Valentine´s… Read more »