Barcelona Tourist and Expat Guide – I'mMovingToBarcelona

THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE MOVING TO BARCELONA

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FREE ENTRY TO BARCELONA MUSEUMS

No matter if you live in Barcelona or just came to visit the capital of Catalonia, with the right information you will be able to make the most of the city and even cut on the expenses. Take advantage of free entry to Barcelona museums. This time, we provide info on how to hack Barcelona’s museums. So, take note that all Sundays after 3pm most of them open the doors for

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HACKING BARCELONA – TIPS & TRICKS

At first sight, Barcelona seems an expensive and complicated city. All the touristic places, must-see museums, and stylish restaurants. Here are some tips & tricks on how to hack Barcelona and make your life easier and… cheaper. TIPS FOR TRANSPORT Bicing to move around If you like riding a bike it’s a perfect way to move around Barcelona. Very efficient, quick and simple. We are amongst the biggest fans of Bicing,

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8 MOST USEFUL APPS WHEN LIVING IN BARCELONA

When moving to a new place let’s not forget how helpful the technology can be. In this article I’d like to share with you my list of mobile applications which will make your life easier and more fun. Here are 8 MOST USEFUL APPS WHEN LIVING IN BARCELONA: TMBApp The official Barcelona public transport app. After downloading it and creating an account you can configure it to work best for you. Choose

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GETAWAYS | THE LANGUEDOC & SOUTH WEST FRANCE

Just past the Spanish-French border you’ll find a land of wine, vineyards and delicious food. It’s called Languedoc. The biggest wine producer in the world has beautiful landscape and hundreds square miles of vineyards. We’ve never seen so many fields of vine before, so we were stunned by the view! Languedoc and its Minervois region is great for a short weekend break from the city and its busy pace. Some 3-hour

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FIESTA DE LAS FLORES 2015 IN GIRONA

Can anyone think of a better way to celebrate Spring than with colorful flower installations? “Fiesta de las Flores” or “Temps de Flors” [in Catalan] is celebrated in Girona in May, annually. And it’s already happening! You can join its 60th anniversary celebrations between May, 9th and 17th in Girona’s old town. Fiesta de las Flores It’s one of the most beautiful and cheerful feasts in Spain. And it’s spectacular! The streets and monuments of Girona’s

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BARCELONA CITY BIKE – BICING

  In order to register for Barcelona City Bike Bicing you need to have a DNI or NIE number and BCN address. Over 400 Bicing stations all over the city and I can’t use them? That’s right. The authorities of Barcelona intentionally limit its access. I imagine it is the only way to keep the system in working condition. Otherwise we would have too many lost, stolen, devastated or creatively ‘misused’ bikes. Anyway, the

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WHAT’S BICING ELECTRIC BIKES?

BICING Electric is a brand new service of electric city bikes in Barcelona, which helps you make your longer and up-hill itineraries. It requires a separate registration, even if you already have a BICING card. The annual fee is 14,00 € but this time you pay per each itinerary.  The first half an hour costs 0,45 €. After the first 30 mins, each fraction of 1/2 hour until 2hs costs 0,80 €. In

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