Breakfasts and Brunch in Barcelona, an LFStyle Guide
As an increasingly international and discerning clientèle decamps to beautiful Barcelona, demand for hip, high-quality establishments, with a more global flavour is on the rise. From a mid-morning power brunch of healthy granola, to an all-afternoon affair basking in a pool of Autumnal sunlight, here are the Lucas Fox top picks to keep you fed and watered any time of day in buzzing “Brunchelona”.
Barcelona: Top 10 Rooftop Terraces
It’s been a sizzling Spring so far in Barcelona and how better to spend this Easter weekend in one of the city’s many rooftop terraces? From glamorous lounges to hidden gardens, here is the LFStyle guide to the best ‘high-up’ al fresco bars…
Marbella: the California of Europe
Marbella boasts the best winter climate in mainland Europe. With a vibrant social and restaurant scene, a fantastic beach culture and a real old world glamour, the jewel of the Costa del Sol might just be the perfect year-round destination. Carrie Frais shares her local know-how on the very best places to stay, eat and shop in Marbella throughout winter.
LFStyle’s favourite spots in Valencia
Valencia is becoming increasingly attractive for international clients who value its lifestyle and quality of life. Time magazine recently described the city as ‘the world’s best place to live’ thanks to the city’s low cost of living, culture, gastronomy and its reputation as a growing business hub. Here’s the LFStyle guide on the best places to hang out in Spain’s third city.
Best breakfast and Brunch spots in Madrid
We’ve selected our favourite places in Madrid for a spot of breakfast or brunch
The Best Ski Resorts in Spain by LFStyle
Spain is home to some of Europe’s most picturesque, affordable and (crucially), lesser known ski resorts. With large-scale investment throughout the past decade from the Pyrenees to the Sierra Nevada, many are surprised to find out that Spain’s skiing industry has a great deal to offer, with fantastic après ski (and a thoroughly Spanish schedule to boot). Not to mention you can be on the pistes all day, then back on the beach in time for a sundowner! Here we round up some of our favourites…
Maresme: Top 10 Towns and Villages
With over 30 km of sandy beaches, numerous marinas, several quality golf courses, a protected natural park, a unique microclimate and easy access to one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities, there are few Mediterranean locations that offer such an attractive and varied lifestyle as the Maresme Coast. Its growing appeal is reflected in the 350% increase in the number of international buyers over the past decade.
Ibiza’s Best Coastal Restaurants Open Year Round
Eating al fresco during the winter months on Ibiza? What could be better? We’ve listed our favourite haunts on the White Isle to enjoy delicious food whilst bathing in the glorious winter sunshine
Barcelona’s Most Exciting and Exclusive Restaurants
Known for its rich gastronomic scene, Barcelona is home to a string of exclusive restaurants and delicious tapas bars. Here are our top recommendations on where to enjoy some of the finest cuisine in town.
Top 5 Golf Courses on the Costa Brava
Lucas Fox takes a look at the top golf courses that the Costa Brava has on offer to help you make that all important decision of where to play your next round. Here’s our top 5 courses that provide the perfect balance between rest and activity.
Maresme: Top 10 Beaches
To celebrate Lucas Fox’s 10 year anniversary we are creating a series of Top 10 blog posts on LFStyle. For our next selection the Lucas Fox Maresme team have chosen their Top 10 beaches, from nudist beaches and secluded, rocky coves to open, sandy beaches with water sports and children’s play areas.
A Very Catalan Christmas, The Festive Period in Barcelona
December has arrived with all the usual commotion, anticipation and blue-skied afternoons in the Winter sunshine. There’s an abundance of activities across the city, from age-old festive traditions (both weird and wonderful) to innovative pop-up events and fun for all the family this Christmas in Barcelona.