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13 October, 2017 - 17:53

Evaluation of the summer season at the city’s beaches

Beaches. Nearly five million people have enjoyed the city’s 4.5 km of beaches.

9 October, 2017 - 18:26

How to make tourist mobility more sustainable and compatible

Mobility. Plans are being considered on how to manage tourist mobility in the city and integrate it into the overall urban planning model.

4 October, 2017 - 18:19

Tourism and commerce recover well following the attack

No tinc por. The effect on commerce and tourism in the city has been minor and activity has recovered quicker than in other cities which have suffered attacks.

15 September, 2017 - 15:56

Good practice to reduce inconvenience caused by tourist groups

Tourism. Agreement with tour guides to adopt measures improving compatibility between tour activity and everyday life in the city.

18 August, 2017 - 16:35

Barcelona isn’t afraid

100,000 people have come out on the streets to shout "I’m not afraid", a massive response by local people against the attack on La Rambla and in support of the victims

15 August, 2017 - 10:36

Fewer illegal tourist flats in Barcelona

Tourism. In just one year the number of cessation orders and sanction proceedings to put an end to the supply of illegal tourist flats has nearly tripled.

26 July, 2017 - 14:19

Raising the shutters!

Commerce. Fourteen empty premises in Ciutat Vella will fill with local commerce via a public competition to combat gentrification and the commercial monoculture of bars, restaurants and leisure.

24 July, 2017 - 14:36

A guide to help apply the PEUAT

Tourism. The points covered by the document include the specific zones regulated by the special urban plan on tourist accommodation, conditions to be applied and requisites for opening up new establishments.

18 July, 2017 - 18:43

Getting tourists involved in combatting illegal tourist lets

Tourism. A campaign is under way which is backed up by a promotional initiative around the city’s main tourist attractions to make tourists jointly responsible and aware of the threat posed by illegal tourist lets.

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