The Britannia Empuriabrava

The Britannia, Empuriabrava

Now that the World Cup is here, and summer is almost upon us. What could be better than watching England battle it out in South Africa, and enjoying real English Beers, Ciders and Pub Grub, in the port side area of Empuriabrava.

We all know that England have not had the best of starts, but a little inspiration, and we could be through to the knock out stages.



The Britannia
has a great selection of English and Spanish beers, Ciders. Their brand new 50" TV, is a great way to spend a few hours, enjoying the football, atmosphere and beers.


If you want to keep up with all the news at The Britannia
, become one of their friends on Facebook, and also, stop by here often, for updates on upcoming events.

"An English pub in a pleasant location in Empuriabrava,we offer draught beers and bottled ciders, including Magners and Bulmers. We also have a wide range of pub grub: full English breakfasts, Sunday roasts, curry nights and everyday food such as Pukka pies and Fish and Chips. Full Sky Sports package, pool table and a pub quiz every 15 days. Cheerful and friendly staff. Spacious covered terrace with a nice sport view."

Stop by The Britannia anytime to enjoy a taste of home.

San Juan in Empuriabrava

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The 23rd of June in Empuriabrava, is one of the biggest days of the year.


Not only is it the start of the summer season, but it's also one of the biggest firework displays in the area. If you have never experienced San Juan in Empuriabrava, then don't let 2010's pass you by.

Get down to the beach front around 10.30, for live music, drinks and overall, a great atmosphere.
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Girona Airport to be Closed.

Their are many reports, that Girona Airport maybe closed over this weekend.
The Volcanic Ash cloud that is still affecting many flights in and around Europe, is expected to close many Northern Spanish Airports, with many Ryanair flights being affected.

Click here, for more information on this story.

You will also find all the information you need to contact Ryanair and Girona Airport.

Easter Boat Show in Empuriabrava.

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The Second Hand boat show in Empuriabrava is upon us once again.
One of Europe's largest second hand boat shows, will be packed with boat enthusiasts and tourists, who are visiting Empuriabrava, this Easter.

This Easter weekend also see many things happening, not only in Empuriabrava and Castello d'Empuries, but also the nearby towns of L'Escala and L'Estartit. If you have never been out to any of the near by towns, then this weekend is the ideal opportunity, to visit the area.

Snow in Empuriabrava Pictures.

Not for 20 years, has Empuriabrava, had such a downfall of Snow.
The whole area has been without power for 24 hours, and many people have been stranded in the snow. Even though the snow was not deep, the speed that it came down was incredible.
Their were car abandoned on the bridge before Empuriabrava, and Bus Services were canceled, as workers tried to clear the roads. The local council did a great job of keeping the roads clear, and their was a strong presence of Police.

According to The Telegraph, 200,000 people in Girona were without power.
Around 165,000 pupils were not at school on Tuesday, as the snow continued to fall. The worst hit areas were closer to the French Border, where nearly 500 mm of snow fell, stranding people on Trains.

Check out these pictures of Empuriabrava covered in Snow.



More like a Winters Day in Switzerland.


Villa Rentals in Empuriabrava

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Villa Rentals in Empuriabrava.

If your looking for a Villa in Empuriabrava, then you might want to think of renting it direct from the owner. Renting a Private Villa From The Owner in Empuriabrava, could save you as much as 40%, because that's what some agencies charge the owners. 40%, can be as much as a couple of hundred Euros, and even more.

Empuriabrava Villas can come in different shapes and sizes. If you have a large family, you can get an extra large villa, which sleeps up to 32 people, or get a small 2 bedroom Villa on the Canal, for small family. Empuriabrava, can suite most budgets, and has a good selection of well known supermarkets.

For more information on Villas in Empuriabrava, please visit Direct Villa Rentals.

Property for Sale in Empuriabrava.

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Property for Sale in Empuriabrava.

This time of year, is when Empuriabrava is full of people looking to buy a house, before the summer season starts. The Real Estate Agents, are busy, and people are putting their houses up for sale. Their are a couple of leading inmobiliarias in Empuriabrava, one of them being Engel and Volkers.

If you are looking for property for sale in Empuriabrava, then Engel and Volkers, is the leading agents. They have just moved into a new office, close to the beach, and near the Marina, in Empuriabrava.

Their are many types of Property for Sale in Empuriabrava, from Villas on the Canal, to Small Apartments and Studios. The price range for Property in Empuriabrava, ranges from between 50,000 Euros to 2 Million and above. Engel and Volkers, will be able to help you find your perfect house, wether it's for living in, ot for renting out during the summer period.

Rock And Rollo in Empuriabrava

Dirty Jobs have been rocking and rolling in Empuriabrava, not only at the Cafe del Canal and The Blue Sky Cafe.
Ok, Rock and Roll might not be everyones cup of tea, but they sure do get the crowd going, and help everyone to have a rocking good time. Playing songs from The Who to The Rolling Stones and even songs from the movie Grease, you cant help but sing and tap your feet along.
The whole of Empuriabrava has been having a good time this summer, so make sure you dont miss out next time, and catch Dirty Jobs at either the Blue Sky Cafe or the Cafe del Canal.

Dirty Jobs at the Cafe del Canal-



San Juan in Empuriabrava

The 23rd of June see's the beginning of Summer in Empuriabrava and the surrounding areas.

If you are in the town this week and next, it is a good time to enjoy the shops, beaches and everything else before we see the massive influx of tourists. The weather this year has also been quite good, a few rainy days but fingers crossed it should be good for the fireworks.
The show starts early in the evening with live bands and much much more, right next door to Passarella.

As someone who always BBQ's on the beach during these hot summer nights, it is the best time of the year to enjoy Empuriabrava.