Tag: tourism

The harvest festival: an unforgettable wine tourism experience

Wine harvest Priorat

  One of the best ways to learn anything  is to experience  it., and this also applies to the world of wine. Near Barcelona, dozens of vineyards open their doors for visitors to experience the harvest festival (the “vendimia“), when grapes are harvested to make wine, cava, spirits, … In Catalonia, the harvest festival takes… Read more »

On Wine and History

Lorenzo Manel

An Interview with Lorenzo de Medici It’s not every day you get to talk with a historical icon like a member of the Medici Family, but FoodWineTours’ Manel Colmenero had the privilege of speaking with Lorenzo de Medici on the radio program Tira Milles with Carmen Ayala:  A Space for Wines and Vineyards (El Espacio… Read more »

FoodWineTours in the Classroom

FWT in the classroom

Manel Colmenero inspires students at Barcelona´s new tourism school, Ostelea Just a few weeks ago, FoodWineTours´ Director, Manel Colmenero, gave a talk in the new Tourism School, Ostelea, part of EAE business school in Barcelona. In a dynamic presentation, he talked about the principles that Ocio Vital/FoodWineTours has defended since its inception. Gastronomic tourism is… Read more »