Tagged:  Barcelona Cannabis Clubs

By Rachel Clark, April 20, 2017 0 Cannabis Interviews

In this interview with David Madilyan, president of the private cannabis association HQ Barcelona, we get insight into the personal life of one of the city’s most well-respected figures in the cannabis industry. Read Full Interview Here

By Russ Hudson, April 1, 2017 6 Marijuana News

This list of 14 Barcelona cannabis club insider secrets can help you make the most out of your membership at a private social club in Barcelona. Barcelona cannabis clubs are somewhat mysterious, but if you take the time to learn about these marijuana establishments, it’s easy to see that the Spanish model – and particularly the Barcelona model – is the best social club model in the world. However, this type of private cannabis association model is not without its share of secrets that only the most diligent club member is normally privy to – until this article. Read Full Article Here

By Russ Hudson, April 1, 2017 6 Marijuana News

Barcelona is sick of tourists, but not necessarily of the money they bring to Spain’s second-biggest city. Thanks to the bad behavior of tourists in Barcelona, the city and other groups are expending considerable effort developing plans to curb tourism to the Catalonian capital by sharply increasing the costs incurred by touristic businesses and the visitors they serve. If you want to visit Barcelona but don’t want to engage in the kind of behavior that is invoking the ire of locals, the following 25 pointers will help you to positively represent your home country by making a great impression – or better yet, no impression at all – on the people in control of the destiny of Barcelona tourism. Read Full Article Here

By Rachel Clark, January 11, 2017 0 Head Shop Reviews

Looking for a head shop in Barcelona? In this piece Sarah Haze covers the top 10 Barcelona head shops, giving you an insider’s view of glass pipes, bongs, cannabis seeds, rolling papers, growing supplies and much more. Barcelona head shops are a perfect compliment to the city’s many private cannabis social clubs, and in most cases you can find a head shop in Barcelona that’s close to your favorite weed club. Read Full Head Shop Review Here

By Rachel Clark, December 27, 2016 1 Cannabis Club Reviews

If you’re looking for a no-frills bohemian style cannabis club near Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Crème de la Crème could be what you need. Located just off the Ramblas, in the middle of all the action of the city’s heart, Crème de la Crème cannabis club is a great place to meet interesting people and smoke good weed in the safety of a private legal social club. Read Full Club Review Here

By Rachel Clark, December 2, 2016 5 Cannabis Club Reviews

Cannabis clubs in Barcelona could take a few lessons from Club Fum; from custom bicycle parking stations to recycling programs for members to mini-theatre performances, Club Fum is setting itself apart as a leader among cannabis associations in the capital of Catalonia. And if you’re tired of smoking the same old thing at other Barcelona weed clubs, only Club Fum specializes exclusively in proprietary Italian strains and genetics. Read Full Club Review Here

By Russ Hudson, October 28, 2016 32 Cannabis Club Reviews

The best cannabis club in Barcelona is one that most people are not familiar with. This article details the top 5 clubs in Catalonia’s capital city, which is currently home to around 175 private cannabis social clubs. The 5 Barcelona weed clubs featured in this article are not only the best of what the city had to offer in 2016, they’re also among the best cannabis establishments in the world. Read Full Article Here

By Rachel Clark, October 26, 2016 6 Cannabis Club Reviews

Weeds BCN is one of the finest and most unique cannabis clubs in Barcelona. With its stunning environment and diverse selection of marijuana products, this Barcelona weed club sets a new standard for originality. Able to cater to both recreational and medical marijuana users, Weeds BCN is one of the most complete cannabis social clubs in Barcelona. Read Full Club Review Here.

By Rachel Clark, August 11, 2016 3 Cannabis Club Reviews

This review is for Asociacion Cultural Sativa (ACS) cannabis club in Barcelona. A friendly and inclusive place, ACS offers a comfortable setting, good weed and attentive staff. Located away from the hustle and bustle of Las Ramblas and Placa Catalunya and their legions of pasty tourists, ACS provides a safe place in Barcelona for its members to acquire and consume marijuana products in an area that boasts some of the city’s best attractions. Read Full Cannabis Club Review Here

By Russ Hudson, May 9, 2016 41 Marijuana News

For a large part of the cannabis social club community in Barcelona, the end of an era has come. La Mesa cannabis club has gone through the final stages of a club that is being pressured out of existence by authorities; a shocking conviction after years in court, the refusal of new members, removal of all cannabis products, and now the final General Assembly of socios will be held and the club subsequently closed in the coming days. This article details the life and times of La Mesa cannabis club in an effort to help people understand what happened as we prepare to say goodbye to our friends and family on Carrer del Rec in El Borne. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, February 19, 2016 26 Cannabis Club Reviews

Choko cannabis club in Barcelona is one of the most stunning and unique cannabis clubs in Spain. Well-known for their local-artist inspired décor, spacious areas to relax and work and an internationally-renowned staff, Choko has one thing that no other cannabis club in Barcelona has; its own genetics team. Club Choko has produced 3 proprietary strains including the soon-to-be-infamous Choko strain, which has won numerous awards and is this author’s personal and professional choice for Best Sativa in the World. With a club almost as impressive as their unique and potent cannabis strains, there just isn’t another private cannabis club in Catalonia that compares with this stunning association. Read Full Review Here

By Russ Hudson, January 24, 2016 2 Marijuana News

Contrary to popular belief, cannabis clubs in Barcelona do NOT exist as a legal loophole. They are bona fide private organizations and associations that operate based on foundational aspects of Spain’s Constitution. Unfortunately, because so many people misunderstand how cannabis clubs in Spain work, the general conception has been that the clubs exist merely as a legal loophole. This simply isn’t true, and my readers should be glad for this because the thing about loopholes is that they can be closed. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, November 14, 2015 6 Marijuana News

Police in Barcelona may be conducting a renewed crackdown on the city’s many marijuana enthusiasts. While cannabis in Spain and particularly in Catalonia is legal to varying degrees, possession or consumption of any amount of weed in public is grounds for searches, seizures, fines, harassment and even arrest. In the last week this author has received numerous reports of Barcelona’s police or “Mossos d’Esquadra” targeting people for petty marijuana possession charges. This article discusses two of those cases where details were available, and in both instances the amount of cannabis in question was less than 2 grams. Additionally, in each case the marijuana was acquired legally in a professional private cannabis club. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, March 30, 2015 79 Cannabis Club Reviews

Dr. Dou cannabis club in Barcelona Spain is one of the city’s newest and best private marijuana associations. As one of the most unique and interesting private cannabis clubs in Barcelona, Dr. Dou is difficult to categorize. If I had to describe it in a word, I’d choose “Speakeasy,” because that’s what it’s like; a 1930’s style upper class speakeasy managed and frequented by intelligent artist types without agendas. Boasting a convenient location and an excellent selection of marijuana sufficient enough to satisfy even the discerning cannabis connoisseur, Dr. Dou is one of the best cannabis clubs in Barcelona. Read Full Review Here

By Russ Hudson, February 9, 2015 72 Cannabis Club Reviews

Which is the best cannabis club in Barcelona? That really depends on what you’re looking for, but since I get this question from readers quite frequently, I’ll detail what I consider to be the 5 best smoker’s clubs in my favorite city in the world, Barcelona. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, December 20, 2014 13 Marijuana News

Catalonia’s parliament took a symbolic step this fall by making regulations for cannabis clubs in the form of recommendations; but with no specific plan for implementation or enforcement. The initial proposal was laid out in June, but session talks stalled repeatedly and the resolution was not passed until early November. Meanwhile, police spent the summer investigating, raiding and ultimately closing more than 60 cannabis clubs in Barcelona. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, September 8, 2014 2 Marijuana News

An undercover policeman sat in the hallway of the Dragon cannabis club in Barcelona recently, posing as a tourist. When a legitimate member of the club, who for the sake of this article we’ll call “Mr. Dean,” entered the hallway and pressed the intercom button for admittance to the interior of the club, the “tourist” suddenly stood up, identified himself as a police officer and proceeded to question, badger and threaten Mr. Dean, eventually telling him that Dragon was being shut down and that he would need to go to a different club. This is just part of the continued crackdown on cannabis clubs in Barcelona. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, August 24, 2014 3 Marijuana News

“Give us your weed.” Those were the firm words of Barcelona police officers directed at two men who had just left one of the city’s now-infamous cannabis clubs this week. The men, one of whom is a Spanish resident and legitimate member of a local club, had just acquired a small amount of marijuana from a cannabis club near Las Ramblas. As they turned the corner and headed home, two plain-clothes police detectives flashed their badges and ordered the men to…Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, August 16, 2014 28 Marijuana News

The now-famous Barcelona cannabis club is being bludgeoned to death by the city’s council and lawmakers. In the last few days at least 49 cannabis clubs in Barcelona have been closed, and some have been shuttered forcefully by police after authorities encountered resistance from club owners. Armed with the political and practical upper hand, the latest round of attacks by authorities appears to be the beginning of the end for Barcelona’s cannabis clubs. Read Full Story Here

By Russ Hudson, July 1, 2014 15 Marijuana News

Barcelona’s cannabis clubs have been under intense scrutiny and pressure by city administrators and police during the month of June, 2014. Clubs have been raided, staff and board members arrested and imprisoned and members have been harassed and ticketed in some cases. Several clubs have been closed permanently by Spanish police. Fortunately, many cannabis clubs in Barcelona have survived this onslaught, but according to some, this will only be a temporary reprieve. Next year, if some administrators have their way, the clubs will be shuttered. Read Full Story Here