Tips for Doing Your Work Visa in Barcelona

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Tips for Doing Your Work Visa in Barcelona

No Comments 15 July 2012

If you are a non-EU citizen in Barcelona applying for or renewing a work visa, these tips will help make the process suck less. Watch this humorous short movie, entitled “036,” about doing paperwork in Spain to prepare for what lies ahead.

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All About Barcelona Shopping!

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All About Barcelona Shopping!

No Comments 10 November 2011

Make room in your suitcase or closet because there is a lot of great shopping in Barcelona! Here’s an overview of the main shopping districts and what you’ll find there.
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10 Under 10€: Cheap & Good Meals in Barcelona

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10 Under 10€: Cheap & Good Meals in Barcelona

6 Comments 28 September 2011

Whether you are traveling or living on a budget in Barcelona, there are plenty of options to enjoy a truly tasty meal for less than 10 Euros. 

 

 

 

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The Skinny on the Supermarket

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The Skinny on the Supermarket

1 Comment 18 March 2011

Going to the supermarket in Barcelona may not be the same straightforward experience as going to your home town supermarket. Here are a few helpful tips.

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Working in Barcelona

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Working in Barcelona

No Comments 03 March 2011

Despite Spain’s unemployment rates, the job market in Barcelona remains relatively competitive given its desirability as a destination, especially for citizens of the European Union who do not need a visa to work in Spain. The city´s transient nature also allows for steady movement in the job market.

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Renting a Room or Apartment in Barcelona

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Renting a Room or Apartment in Barcelona

2 Comments 19 February 2011

Renting a room in Barcelona is fairly quick and easy. Renting an apartment is another story.

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Catalan vs. Spanish

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Catalan vs. Spanish

2 Comments 22 January 2011

Spanish is the official language of Spain and Catalan is the co-official language of Catalonia, where Barcelona is the capital .  . . so which language to learn?

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Mastering the Mercado

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Mastering the Mercado

No Comments 16 January 2011

A visit to Barcelona’s “mercados” or fresh food markets is an essential experience. It’s not only where the best produce, meat, fish and cheese can be found, but where everyday life is transformed into a colorful and fascinating work of art.

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Summer Survival Guide

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Summer Survival Guide

No Comments 16 January 2011

A few cool tips to get you through the scorching summer months in Barcelona!

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