Of course, what self-respecting wine bar in Catalunya could not have a selection of traditional ‘ is the term used for a food or wine ‘tasting’.
If you happen to get hungry then rest assured, the kitchen offers a selection of small dishes and plates to share with some modern variations on Catalan classics.
Although the bar area is not particularly remarkable for its décor or atmosphere, it’s a great place to stop off for a swift refreshment after perusing the many bottles on offer in the shop.
Depending on where you are, the lady may have already dealt with cat-calling or aggressive behavior. Don’t raid the fridge if she’s just offering a snack. Subtle transitions of hugs, arm touching, holding hands, and dancing are great indicators of understanding whether or not she’s into you. Let me spell that out for you: sleazing is creepy and puts out bad vibes, whether physically, verbally, or even virtually via a computer; it entails unsolicited, unwanted, and uninvited sexual behavior. [Author’s disclosure: not all women and men are the same; this will work for some people and not others; if you have a problem with generalizations, check out “How Trolls Make Me Vomit” or “5 Reasons You Aren’t Any Fun”.] Stephanie Be is a UCLA-trained writer, social media expert, and bon vivant.
Your best bet is to approach meeting female travelers as potential friends who might turn into something more. Again, if a girl is interested, she will keep the conversation going. PUAs (those creepy guys who specialize in picking up women) would call this kino. However, I remember sitting in a convertible overlooking the city after a first date, and the guy just out of no where, stopped the conversation and quizzically said, “I just really want to kiss you right now.” It was perfect. Language and cultural barriers might exist, but some things transcend those obstacles. A lover of all things spontaneous, she has a fervent passion for travel, culture, philanthropy and technology, and has lived, sometimes on a whim, in Sydney, Barcelona, and Rio de Janeiro - - although she calls the City of Angels home.
Who better to see the town with, learning about your own culture and that of another, than someone you’re attracted to? Try the hotel restaurant during breakfast, the local park, your hostel's common room, or on public transportation. Congratulations, you’re a traveler and that makes you interesting, adventurous, and that much more attractive -- at least while you're traveling. The later in the day/night, the bigger the “Hit On Me” tattoo across a woman’s forehead seems to grow.
I once met three Aussie guys while on a flight to Ibiza. Personally, I couldn’t date a guy uninterested in travel, so I can vouch to say that for other female travelers, you’re already doing better than most guys. If you have the confidence (and decency) to start a conversation with a gal while you are sober and functioning, AND you're putting forth an effort to hang out with her more than just that night, you’re five steps ahead of fellow travelers and locals. Between those and “where are you from” or “wait, can you say your name again, I’ve never heard that”, you've got enough ammo.
Traveling while you’re single has plenty of perks, principal among them meeting -- or even hooking up with -- other people.
Visiting a new place presents the opportunity for fun, self-discovery, and adventure. It's basically 100 percent less sleazy if you meet a girl when the sun is shining. Who's more wholesome: The guy at Starbucks, or the guy at the club?
If you’re lucky enough to get a seat on the terrace you’ll be able to enjoy one of the nicest settings in town, surrounded by the stunning architecture of Barcelona’s Old Town.
La Vinya del Senyor, Plaza Sta Maria, 5, Barcelona Best known for being one of the largest and most impressive purveyors of wine in Barcelona, Vila Viniteca is something of an institution on the local wine scene.
Here’s our pick of the best bars in Barcelona for enjoying a in Spanish.
The bar is extremely popular with both locals and visitors so expect to be shoulder to shoulder with the other guests.
In order to enjoy the extremely affordable sparkling wine at Can Paixano you will be expected to purchase a This quirky little tapas bar is located in the backstreets of the Born, hidden amongst the artists’ workshops and ancient buildings which give the area its charm.