How to Piss Off a Spaniard

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How to Piss Off a Spaniard

No Comments 12 March 2013

Making no effort to speak Spanish, being insensitive to their “national” identity, and cheering for the Barcelona soccer team when you´re in a bar in Madrid are among the ways to piss off a Spaniard. If this is your first time visiting Spain, you may want to read this funny-but-true article from Matador Network! Click here to read the article.

 

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Best Beaches Around Barcelona

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Best Beaches Around Barcelona

No Comments 02 July 2012

From party beaches, to hidden havens, this list has something for every type of beachgoer. Most beaches listed can be accessed by train and are less than an hour away from downtown Barcelona. Please be sure to carefully check and confirm train schedules to and from your destination.

 

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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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How to be a Stylish Tourist in Barcelona

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How to be a Stylish Tourist in Barcelona

No Comments 12 August 2011

We love this video from La Roca Village with tips on how to be a stylish tourist in Barcelona!

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Top 10 Must Eat

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Top 10 Must Eat

5 Comments 13 July 2011

Cut through the clutter of Barcelona restaurants with this list of special spots. From tapas to Thai cuisine, these restaurants serve up great food along with a budget-friendly bill!

 

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Top 10 Must See

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Top 10 Must See

1 Comment 24 May 2011

Whether you are in Barcelona for a few days or a few weeks, be sure to visit these hot spots and hidden gems.

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Just Landed

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Just Landed

No Comments 18 March 2011

Need to check your email? Withdraw money? Buy a plug adapter? Here is some general information to help you get acquainted with Barcelona your first few days in town.

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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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