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August 2019

What, and where, is home for you? A seasoned expat herself, psychotherapist Isa Soler shares with us the the ways in which the concept of "home" has changed for her through the years. Read more

LIVING

The charming village of Begur is a wonderful weekend getaway spot, ideally located for exploring some of the most beautiful calas the Costa Brava has to offer. Read more

Weekend away

This month for Entrepreneurs Explain we chatted with Laura Cuddy, who has developed her own line of women’s sportswear right here in Barcelona. Read more

Business & Working

There are numerous networking events and clubs you could join in Barcelona, but a more powerful way to build your network is through volunteering. Read more

Community

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Joshua Surowitz, immigration attorney.

We sat down with Josh Surowitz, a U.S. attorney who specializes in immigration to the United States, to find out about all the latest developments in obtaining that sought after visa. Read more

Business & Working

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Kaleena Stroud.

Kaleena Stroud is a copywriter and content editor for YOGABODY, a yoga company which combines ancient wisdom with modern science. Originally from California, she previously lived in Buenos Aires, Argentina, before settling Barcelona in 2017. Read more

Business & Working

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The carefully tended grapes that go into Corpinnat are all organically grown and hand harvested.

Corpinnat is a new name among high-quality, sparkling Spanish wines. But these winemakers have gone above and beyond to ensure its success. We visited four wineries in the Penedès region to see what all the fuss about this new rival to cava is about. Read more

EATING AND DRINKING

Amleto Montinari reviews two major obstacles in hiring and five ways to get past them. Read more

Business & Working

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Cala d'Aiguablava near Begur. Photo by Myriam Thyes (CC-BY-SA-4.0).

In the second installment of our 12 favorite coves along the Costa Brava, we share six unmissable coves starting at Palamós and work our way up the coast to to the wild and remote Cala Taballera near Port de la Selva. Read more

TRAVEL

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Kickstarter, Copy of Arts. Photo courtesy of Sonar+D.

Alongside the talks and the Sonar360 Dome, there were countless stands with world leading tech innovations on show at Sonar+D. Here’s a pick of our four favorites. Read more

Culture

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Photo by Vidar Nordli Mathisen.

Interest in open-water swimming is on the rise and Catalunya offers some unique opportunities to take the plunge. Read more

Sport

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Charles Ehredt, co-founder of Currency Alliance.

This month we chatted with Charles Ehredt, co-founder of Currency Alliance, who has started over 20 companies in his career. Read more

Business & Working

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18th Century French engraving of Barcelona Port published in Historia de Barcelona by Josep L. Roig.

In the first of a trilogy on Barcelona’s fascinating urban plan, we take a look at an online tool which lets you view Barna’s history through a series of interactive maps; the insight it gives you into the city’s past is truly remarkable. Read more

History

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Cala Pola, Toss del Mar, photo by VRoig (CC BY 2.0).

From the easily accessible to the remote and secluded, we share our 12 favorite coves along the Costa Brava. In the first installment this week we share six unmissable coves starting at Blanes and work our way up the coast to Sant Antoni de Calonge. Read more

TRAVEL

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There’s really something for everyone on Barcelona’s beaches, from early morning yoga, water sports and volleyball, to trendy beachside bars and traditional restaurants for a hearty paella. Read more

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