Where were you born?
In Lleida, a beautiful city in Catalonia.
Which is your favourite area of Barcelona?
I love El Born.
If money was no object, where would you live?
Without doubt, I would live in South America.
Which is your favourite Barcelona store?
I adore La Comercial, located in the El Born neighbourhood on Rec. It has wonderful men’s and women’s collections.
Can you recommend any local dishes to try?
Bacallá, which is cod prepared in the oven with garlic, olive oil and tomato sauce.
Where do you take out-of-town friends?
To any of the marvellous beaches of Barcelona.
Where are the best views of Barcelona to be found?
From the Tibidabo mountain, a very typical place to visit, well worth seeing.
How do you like to travel around the city?
By taxi and car.
Which is Barcelona’s best attraction?
The Miró museum on Montjuic mountain.
Any advice for visitors?
A nice, long walk close to the sea.
Can you recommend any good hotels in Barcelona?
The Mandarin Oriental; pure luxury.
Where do you run away to take a break?
To the Canary Islands.
What can’t you live without?