- Iglesia de Sant Augustin: Friday 18th, Placa de Sant Augustin 2, 17.00 pm
- Santa Maria Del Mar: Friday 18th, Placa de Santa Maria 1, 9.30 am
- Barcelona Cathedral: Friday 18th, Pla de la Seu, 15.30 pm
The famous band from England Depeche Mode, whose music is strongly influenced by Synth-Rock and Synth Pop will give a concert in Barcelona next year in January.
The band made up from Dave Gahan, Andy Fletcher and Martin Gore recorded the latest Album ‘Delta Machine’ this year, which is promoted during the new tour.
The concert takes place in January at the 15th in the next year, 2014. The location is El Palau Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona on the Montjuïc hill.
Tickets start from 40€ upwards and might be as high as 176€ always depending on which category you choose. They can be bought at Livenation or at Ticketmaster, depending on availability. If you don't hurry up, they might be already sold out!
The official webpage of Depeche Mode reveals all dates for concerts, pictures & other interesting information about them.
All important information:
What: Depeche Mode concert When: 15th January 2014, 9:30pm Where: Palau Sant Jordi arnea, Avinguda de l'Estadi 50, 08038 Barcelona
Below you can find the popular ancient song “Enjoy the Silence” of Depeche Mode. Lean back & enjoy :-) !
Huge Spanish Christmas Lottery
You are dreaming of a huge amount of money for Christmas? ;)
You might fulfill your dream with the biggest lottery in Spain: El Gordo or Lotería de Navidad.
Every year on the 22nd December, the world’s biggest lottery picking takes place. It can be watched in entire Spain through TV. This year, 2013, is the 201st time of the lottery. In 2011 the highest amount paid was 4 million € to one person. Annualy, a maximum amout of 2.2 billion € are paid out. Huge amounts are possible, but also small amounts can be won.
Tickets for the lottery can be bought in various places. There are online tickets available, but you also find them on the streets in tobacco shops and hypermarkets. If you are in Spain you can watch the drawing online on www.rtve.esPicture credits: Flickr Gallery alvy
Enjoy romantic Christmas
What else makes Christmas more romantic than to do some ice skating with your love during the cold season?
For many people ice skating and winter simply belongs together. So what would Christmas in Barcelona be like without the typical ice skating? The second year now people can enjoy this activity at Plaza Catalunya in an outdoor ice skating rink.
The rink has an area of 1200m2 and is therefore the biggest outdoor rink in entire Europe. Hence, around 350 people are able to skate there at the same time. The ice rink opened already in November on the 22nd and is still open until the beginning of January. Last year over 80,000 people used the chance to do some romantic ice skating. Just take your friends and enjoy it!
The price for 1 hour amounts to 9€ and for 30 minutes it amounts to 7€. The ice skate rental is included in both cases. There is also the possibility to get a hearty snack at the cafeteria for being prepared for the day. Within the changing area you can put on your ice skates.
Here are the opening times for the ice skating rink: Monday – Thursday: 10am to 9pm Friday, Saturday & public holiday: 10am to 11pm Sunday: 10am to 9pm
Additional information and a making of video can be found on their official webpage.
Here is the exact address of the rink: Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
You can get to Plaza Catalunya easily by Metro. The metro stop is called Catalunya. The hop-on-hop-off bus stops at Plaza Catalunya as well. Other bus lines, the Aerobus and night busses also have a stop at the place Picture credits: BCN Insiders