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How to choose your Barcelona neighboorhood

To answer the question of what you want from your new neighboorhood in Barcelona, you will first have to decide what you want from life. If you want to be swept up in a stag party or a school trip every time you venture outside, or if your life has been lacking in sunburnt sombrero wearers and pickpockets, by all means look for something in the Born or Barri Gotic. 304 more words


Let the Journey begin*

 I can’t believe it’s been almost 1 month of solid flat hunting… just to get an overview of what we like, to how much we can afford, to the deposit, to the mortgage and at last we have resolved one hiccup which was the other mortgage, permission to lease :) 111 more words


After a seemingly endless wandering I suddenly found myself on Charing Cross Road. I loved that part of town, filled with the best bookstores and dark coffee shops where you could hide from the world. 1,180 more words

Coffee Shop

That's actually a good thing

We were in an uncharacteristically good mood after lunch at an Indian restaurant today, so we decided to continue the good times by viewing a flat right opposite Jacob’s school. 370 more words


You've got Voicemail

So this lesson is based on something I did for my DELTA many years ago.  Back then I had to phone each of them and leave them all a little voice mail message.   960 more words


The best laid plans...

At risk of boring you all to death, here are my plans for combining work and flat hunting this week, at least until we (hopefully!) get offered one of the places we’ve already looked at. 294 more words



Day 4: Picobello

Possibly my new favourite word. If something is Picobello, it is top knotch, it is spotless, it is spic and span and it is flawless. 138 more words