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Fascinating Food History

Fascinating Food History

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an actor and writer, who since moving to Barcelona in 2013, have become passionate about food and tour guiding. I believe that food is the key to understanding our culture in Barcelona. My own curiosity about the history of the food we eat, and my experience as a tour guide, has led me here. I want to share not just the flavors but the fascinating characters, accidents and events that have…
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What we’ll do

Discover the fascinating stories behind Barcelona's most emblematic foods. Forget tapas tours and paella - we will be discussing (and eating!) the authentic products which have played a part in Barcelona's history. From chocolate and coffee to salt and bread, we'll discover the (often surprising) history behind some of the city's classic tastes, whilst introducing you to valued, authentic…

What else you should know

There are several snacks included in the tour: if you wish to purchase additional items or want help with buying from vendors I will be extremely happy to help.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Sweet and savory snacks Snacks may include: sourdough bread; jamón iberico; specialty pastries; local oven-roasted almonds; chocolate
Drinks
Coffee, wine/cava Depending on season/preferences: gourmet coffee roasted in Barcelona; cava (sparkling wine); vermouth

What to bring

Water; comfortable shoes; a healthy appetite!

Where you'll be

We will mostly be in Barcelona's old city, focusing on the neighborhoods of El Born and El Raval. Medieval streets lead to modernist masterpieces. We will see some of the city's oldest food shops, and some of its newest and most exciting new food innovators.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

There are several snacks included in the tour: if you wish to purchase additional items or want help with buying from vendors I will be extremely happy to help.
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food walk
Fascinating Food History
New experience
From $122/person
New experience
From $122/person