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I am breathing art, seeing art, hearing art and ofcourse tasting art. In Barcelona, this city of culture, knowledge,creativity and innovation Spanish genius has been nurtured  over centuries…be it Gaudi or Dali or Picasso. 822 more words


Spring Break take 1

The French really love their vacations, and I’m certainly not complaining! We had a week of vacation in February (this is when I went to Rome) and we’re currently in week two of the spring vacation. 751 more words

Study Abroad

The London School of Castells

(By Strength, balance, courage i seny) Alex Diaz-Manero asks me not to tell how much he has been living in London. “It’s confidencial — he says — only my best friend knows it and if he tells he would be violating the Data Protection Act”. 1,250 more words


Catalonia and Scotland: How they compare to other EU nations

Scotland is to hold an independence referendum and Catalan leaders are campaigning for an electoral mandate to do the same. But how would they fare as independent nations? 26 more words


Girona and Figueres

It was a perfect bluebird day last Thursday when we traveled to Girona and Figueres, our very last excursion of the Spring 2014 program.

We took a high speed AVE that had us in Girona by mid-morning and explored the historic center with our guide Margarita. 58 more words

Beyond Bcn