Carrer Astúries, 38, 08012 Barcelona Spain
ECO-FRIENDLY GEM IN THE HEART OF THE CITY
Olokuti is a secret little gem in the Barcelona city centre. It’s tucked in one of the bohemian streets of Gracia which exudes the charm of a small Spanish village. This is an ecological oasis focused on sustainability and being conscious about purchasing decisions.
Eco-friendly, organic, fair-trade are the main ideas of this place, which offers an impressive selection of products reflecting perfect balance of responsible consumerism and originality.
This little, colourful place has so much to offer- whether you’re looking for an original gift, a book to read during your Barcelona breaks, or you want to taste some local organic products. There is even a nook for children, full of colours and different shapes, where they can play with the toys made in the countries all around the world.
Olokuti is focused on ecological and handcrafted items offering unbelievably wide range of products. Once inside, you jump into the relaxing atmosphere of this concept-store and immerse into their great offer of natural cosmetics, jewellery, purses, candles, thousands of accessories, eco-gadgets, household products, eco-friendly diapers, clothes, organic food, fair-trade chocolate, CDs. There are books covering every topic you can think of, souvenirs and much more that can be found at this artistic place with an attitude that agrees with the environment.
They often organise here a large number of cultural activities, including an open air cinema, concerts, various games for children.
AN OASIS OF GREENERY AND TRANQUILITY
And after an hour or two spent in discovering the hundreds of these little miracles, there is one more, really special marvel, waiting for you in the yard behind the store. That’s a secret green oasis, a unique garden with lots of trees and hidden, charming corners. BarcelonaEye, your Barcelona travel guide, suggests relaxing in this fairy-tale surrounding and forgetting about all the troubles of everyday life. You can have a coffee, tea, or juice from the self-serving counter and enjoy one of the calmest outdoor spaces in Gracia neighbourhood. These precious little moments will make your Barcelona short breaks unforgettable.