Take a trip to the Avinova gourmet grocery store at La Boqueria market, which is open Monday through Saturday, to sample some of the country’s best street food.

Mercat de Sant Josep (La Boqueria) 703-707, 08001 Barcelona, Spain

Getting There

Barcelona-El Prat Airport

Barcelona, Spain


Casa Delfin

You have to sample one of Barcelona’s best gin and tonics, which is served in a large wine glass to help enhance the taste.

Passeig del Born 36, Barcelona, Spain


Entre os Rios

Stay at this estate when you travel to the Galicia region of Spain to walk through the vineyards where orujo, a 100-proof, wine-based spirit, is produced.

Lugar Entre os Rios 2, 15940 A Pobra do Caraminal, Spain


Granja La Pallaresa

Looking to cure your hangover while stopping over in Spain? Visit Granja La Pallaresa to sample chocolate a la taza, the Spanish hangover cure.

Carrer de Petritxol 11, 08002 Barcelona, Spain


Hotel Catalonia Plaza Cataluna

Carrer de Bergara 11, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

See & Do

Jerez Horse Fair

Take in Andalusia’s Jerez Horse Fair in southern Spain, where just about everybody drinks the Spanish sherry fino.

Gonzalo Hontoria Fairgrounds, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain


Restaurant Martinez

Acting as a mimosa would for breakfast cocktails in the US, vermut, also known as vermouth, is having a huge resurgence in the young drinking culture in Barcelona.

Carretera de Miramar 38, 08038 Barcelona, Spain


Sociedad Gastronomica Reserva 1940

A must-stop while visiting Spain, this secret gastronomical society is hidden away in Basque Country.

Calle Río Salado 15, 31005 Pamplona, Spain

See & Do

Williams and Humbert Winery

Surrounded by barrels upon barrels of distilled wine, you’ll want to make sure to try fino (Spanish sherry) at the famed Williams and Humbert Winery.

Carretera Nacional IV, Km 641, 11408 Jerez de la Frontera, Spain