Adventures in Shopping – BarcelonaA bit about my adventures in trying to avoid shopping in the obvious places. Click on 'About Me' at the top of the page to find out more.
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Call Valls – Organic Fruit Products from Catalunya and Beyond
Almost all the shops I have mentioned so far stock the ‘Cal Valls‘ range of fruit juices. I’ve tried a few – the Mandarina in particular is superb – so I thought I’d try and find out more about them: … Continue reading
Posted in Drink, General Tagged Drink, Food, food miles, General, local, organic, Shopping in Barcelona, traditional Leave a comment
More ‘friendly’ cleaning products:
I wrote about the fabulous Lympha brand of eco-friendly, fair trade cleaning products here, however more recently while researching the post on local independent shops selling ethical products I discovered that my most local of locals actually stocks a different … Continue reading
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Save the rainforest by doing the dishes.
One of the things I knew would be tricky when avoiding supermarkets is buying cleaning products. I know I could just go to a local ‘corner shop’ and pay a bit more for the same brands I would get in … Continue reading
Posted in 1, General Tagged Bathroom, Cleaning Products, fair trade, food miles, General, local, organic, Shopping in Barcelona 4 Comments