You Can Graffiti Our Skateroom Ever wanted to Graffiti in Barcelona, throw a bomb, tag a wall or better yet leave a solid piece behind? If you can demonstrate that you’ve got the skills, we’ll let you leave your mark in our skateroom. We’ll even let you stay with us for 1 week free and supply…Details
We just got another deck to add to the vintage skateboard collection we have in our skateboard hostel in Barcelona. It’s a skate deck from the 1970’s made by the Spanish skateboard manufacturer Sancheski. Sancheski is a part of the history of skateboarding. Founded by a father with a lot of initiative and two brothers, Sancheski…Details
During a friendly skate session with Barcelona skater and skate-park designer Sergi Arenas, we had the pleasure of learning a few things about the creator of our mini ramp. SJ: First of all, who are you? What’s your thing? SA: Sergi Arenas, skateboarder, snowboarder, surfer, family man and earthling. SJ: How Long have you…Details
Good times with a good friend from Ireland – Easy Eoghan, everyone’s favorite leprechaun. Good, old Easy Eoghan the traveling leprechaun who is always up for a pint and can’t resist the ladies, he can drink all night and somehow never misses the free-walking-tour the next day. He owned it at our Sant Jordi Hostel Sagrada…Details
The video is in!!! Posted to the ESPN website, under the titel “Ramona Bruland Checks Out The Barcelona Skateboard Hostel” the official ESPN review of our Sant Jordi Hostel Sagrada Familia Hostel in Barcelona – “the place when you’re a skater traveling in Barcelona”!!! They got some good footage of our in-door mini-ramp, some shots…Details
Coming to the streets of Barcelona in September, 2012!!!!
One of the best free concerts in Barcelona – don’t miss the 2012 BAM (Barcelona Accio Musical) organized, Estrella Damm sponsored street party at the l’Antiga Fabrica Damm in Barcelona. The 2012 line-up includes headliners like ‘The Kooks’, ‘Love of Lesbian’ and ‘La Iaia’.
Since 2008 the Barcelona Brewery, Estrella Damm and BAM (Barcelona Accio Musical) have teamed up to present a street festival style, free, open-air, live concert with famous bands in front of their old brewery in the l’Eixample district of Barcelona. Previous years have seen more than 15,000 people fill the streets in front of the old Estrella Damm brewery to watch headliners like ‘Mando Diao’, ‘Belle and Sebastian’ and ‘Ok Go’. This year will be even better.
If you’re a fan of ‘The Kooks’ be sure to get there before 22:30.Details
The X Games are coming to Barcelona!!! Announced on the first of May 2012, after a yearlong decision making process, it is finally official – X Games Barcelona 2013 is part of the X Games new Global Expansion campaign.
2013 will be the first time that the X Games goes global and the event organizers are planning something special. Check out the X Games Barcelona Event Schedule for a list of the events, X Games event locations, start times and X Games event descriptions.
Scheduled for May 9 – 12 the 2013 Barcelona X Games event line-up is official and will include the regular extreme sports events seen at previous X Games. The word on the street is that the X Games organizers are planning on keeping the core spirit, excitement and innovative action of the event exactly the same as in previous X Games while adding unique elements to highlight the cultural differences of the new international event locations.
The X Games is an extremely popular and action pact set of events that is definitely worth checking out. They always draws a huge crowd and will bring a large number of travelers to Barcelona – so be sure to book your X Games Barcelona accommodation as early as possible.Details
Because we at Sant Jordi Hostels Barcelona are opening the first ever fixie themed hostel this spring in the Gracia neighborhood of Barcelona, we would like to clear up a few things about fixies and fixie use in modern urban environs. Modern Popularity of Fixies In the past 5 to 10 years fixed-gear bicycles have…Details