How Sarah became a Freelancer in Barcelona One of the common questions we get (especially from younger people) is “How can I make a living in Spain?” Sarah came to Spain, fell in love with the country, and decided to make a life for herself here. All about that in this interview along with Sarah’s […]
Where to live: Barcelona or Valencia?
Where to live: Barcelona or Valencia? Diana lived in Barcelona for almost 6 years before deciding that she (and her family) should move to Valencia. I was curious. What advantages does Barcelona have over Valencia? Do the cities cater to different people…or to people at different stages in life? In this interview Diana compares Barcelona […]
Which to Visit: Barcelona or Madrid?
Barcelona or Madrid? The easy answer is that you should visit both. But that’s no fun. The question is, if you have to choose, which of these cities should you visit? I have my opinion which I’ll tell you further below. But no matter what your opinion is, one thing that is definite is that […]
The Top Things to Do in Barcelona (and costs!)
The Top Things to Do in Barcelona Barcelona is one of the most touristy cities in Europe. Some would say it’s also one of the most overrated (I’ll write about that in another post). But if you like modernistic architecture, great restaurants/bars, and a vibrant culture that’s different from any other place in Spain then […]
A Travel Agent’s guide to the Best of Spain
Our friend Anne has been a travel agent specializing in travel to Spain for the last 21 years. The first 7 of those 21 years she travelled between her native Holland and Spain for travel. The last 14 years she’s actually lived in Spain, exploring the country from top to bottom. We decided to […]
What’s it like living in Barcelona? Ask an Expat
What’s it like living in Barcelona? Sydney left Vancouver to live in Barcelona. She keeps busy between working as a copywriter, having a child, adopting a dog and working at a dog shelter. In this interview she tells us what brought her to Barcelona and why, despite it being a big city, it has been […]