Festes de la Mercè 2017

Festes de la Mercè Barcelona 2017 As every year, this weekend Festes de la Mercè will arrive again in Barcelona! We want you to know the meaning of this local party and what to do during the celebration. The legend tells that on the night of 24 September 1218, the Virgin appeared simultaneously to King […]

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Best parks to get lost in Barcelona

Of course, the park everybody knows is Ciutadella Park. This ‘green lung’ is located in the center of Barcelona. Very good for an afternoon of relaxing with a picnic and long walk in the park, you even have the possibility to rent a little boat and float around on the pond while enjoying the beautiful […]

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What is happening in September in Barcelona

Officially, the 22nd of September will be the date when the Autumn starts. This means that the summer is going to end very soon. Luckily, if you are living in Barcelona, you probably know that we will have a longer summer. Normally, here you can still have good weather until late October. September is an […]

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Why do we feel exhausted? Some ways to overcome malaise

In our modern society, we, as humans, have done some incredibly innovative things and have shaped our world to the world we know today. As great and impressive some of our evolutions might be, we must face the downsides arising from them as well. Doctor Schaffner from the University of Kent got intrigued by the […]

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Consider these 5 things when starting a new job

We are sure you have experienced the feeling. You are hired in a new company and the first days everything is new. The people, the building, the atmosphere, the names, the way of doing things… Basically a lot of information that you need to process as soon as possible. We have prepared a list of […]

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11 curious facts about Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most famous and visited cities in Europe and it is well known for some buildings or facts around its culture, history or current situation. But… there are some curiosities that perhaps you don’t know about the city and that would impress you! Continue reading this article and you will discover […]

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What does “professional” actually mean?

When you start working you hear the work “professional” a lot. “It’s a professional environment.” “Thank you for your professionalism.” “That’s not professional!” “Please dress professionally.” “He’s so unprofessional!” What does “professional” actually mean? Is it about how you look, how you behave, about the work you are doing? What’s the right way of acting […]

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Why did I choose to live & work in Barcelona?

I am 25 and I moved from Denmark to Barcelona a year ago. This attractive city is a great option for many of us. We come to Barcelona for work, internship or study reasons. In my case, I decided to take my internship here and after that I decided to stay. In this article I […]

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Increase your chances of renting a perfect accommodation in Barcelona

Relocating to a new city with a new job opportunity is always exhilarating, however, with the excitement comes equal challenges. For a smooth sailing, essentials such as transportation, food, and accommodation need more focus and planning. If you plan to relocate to a metropolitan city in Spain, it is advisable to have a comprehensive understanding […]

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What is a Millennial?

Are you one, and would you even want to be one? Well, the defining dates are up for debate, but the millennial generation generally accepted to be born between 1981 and 2001. This 20-year period is broken up into 2 sub generation “Y” & “Z”. 1981-1991, think super Mario and Pac Man, HUGE dinosaur desktop […]

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