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Moving to Barcelona?

We understand the challenges of moving to a new city.  Our goal is to create a site where people can get to know the various neighborhoods in a city, as well as help them decide where to live.

As recent transplants, first from San Francisco to Berlin, and then from Berlin to Barcelona, we understand the challenges of finding the right neighborhood for one’s needs: close to transit; good schools; safe; clean; local businesses, such as restaurants, cafes, supermarkets, health food stores, fitness centers, and so on.

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Barcelona The Good and The Bad
Barcelona The Good and The Bad
November 28, 2019
Almost a year and a half in Barcelona! As we approach the end of 2019, we prepare for the second Christmas in the Catalonian capital. We, my family and I, have been happy living here, alb...
Christmas Season in Barcelona
Christmas Season in Barcelona
November 27, 2019
Christmas Although Christmas in Barcelona, and in Spain for that matter, is not the wonderment that Christmas is in other European countries, such as Germany, Austria, England, and so, it...
Rental Scams in Barcelona
Rental Scams in Barcelona
November 8, 2019
In general, always follow the old adage that “if it’s too good to be true, it probably is.” Recently, through documented as well as empirical experience, rental scams in Barcelona are on the

Moving to Barcelona?