Recycling for Christmas. This original Christmas tree created in our workshop in El Ciclo is made entirely from recycled bicycle parts. Ramiro Sobral, owner of El Ciclo and creator of lamps and objects from recycled bicycle parts, designed and created this limited series of Christmas trees. Each one of them rotates on its axis and Read More
Did you know Barcelona is Europe’s street art capital? You only need to spend some time in the central barrios like El Raval and El Gótico to bump into some wonderful pieces of art work made by the most amazing graffiti artists. But if you’re interested to learn more about the world of street art Read More
Since you’ll probably spend enough money on food, drinks and activities during your time in Barcelona, a free bike tour could be a great idea. Original Europe Tours offers two of those tours on a daily basis. Tours start at 10.30 and 14.30 hours at the corner of McDonald’s and Burger King at the beginning Read More
We’re very happy with the article on the Ciclosfera website about El Ciclo. Ciclosfera is a magazine for (urban) cyclists and (urban) cycling community. You can get your Ciclosfera for free at El Ciclo. You can read the original article on the website of Ciclosfera, but since it was published in Spanish, we’ve made an Read More
In the website of the Barcelona City Council for mobility you can find the full report of Barcelona basic data of mobility. The report contains very interesting bicycle data.
Bicycles have become more popular in Barcelona in recent years, in line with what is happening in many European capitals. The city’s mild climate and relief are ideal for everyday bicycle use. 80% of the city has a gradient of less than 2% and you can get around comfortably. The fact that the countries in Read More
One of our favorite restaurants is La Castanya in Calle Escudellers, just around the corner from El Ciclo. And since recently we have even more reason for this: they have changed the entire lightning and now it’s my lamps hanging above the long bar at the entrance and above the tables in the dining room. Read More