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To settle in Barcelona

Do you plan to settle down in Barcelona? We give you information about accommodation in Barcelona, ​​social security, how to get the NIE…

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Barcelona: Everything you need to know before you visit!

Vibrant, cosmopolitan, sunny and packed with culture, Barcelona is one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations. Read on to find out more about the Catalan...

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Consulates in Barcelona

The consulates of Barcelona take care of your papers in the event of theft or expiration. Find your consulate here!...

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NIE Barcelona

Obtaining an NIE: the guide

If you're moving to Spain to live, one of the first things to do is to get your NIE. Here's a short guide to help...

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health insurance

Health insurance in Spain: how it works

How does health insurance work in Spain? How do you sign up? What are the advantages? Read on for all the answers! ...

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Moving to Barcelona

Moving to Barcelona: 10 things to do ASAP

Moving to Barcelona is a great idea, but there are a few administrative hoops to jump through. Here's a full list to make sure you...

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SIM cards and phone contracts in Barcelona: prices and information

If you're moving to Barcelona for any length of time, getting yourself a Spanish phone number is an essential step. Read our guide to find...

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Carnet Jove

Carnet Jove: heaps of treats for young people from 12-30 living in Barcelona

If you live in Barcelona and you're between 12 and 30 years old then hurry and get your Carnet Jove! This youth card will give...

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budget Barcelona

Cost of living in Barcelona: planning your budget

Trying to plan your budget for your trip to Barcelona? It can be a prickly endeavour. Here are a few indicators to help you define...

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Library Card Jaume Fuster

A Barcelona library card: discounts in more than 120 cultural sites

A Barcelona library card is free and provides heaps of advantages. It's a real top tip, just the way we like them. ...

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Driving in Spain: driving licence validity and driving laws

Planning to drive to Barcelona, or even move here? Here are a few things to consider before you get behind the wheel. ...

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