Monthly Archives: January 2012

Emirates announces direct flights to Barcelona from New Zealand

ShareGood news for New Zealanders, who will now be able to choose between two gateways into Spain when the Emirates airlines introduces direct services to Barcelona from July 3 2012, after doubling frequencies to Madrid from July 1. The airline … Continue reading

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Carnival Barcelona 2012

ShareThe Spanish Carnival season is celebrated all over Spain, in every region Carnival has its own unique character and traditions. Barcelona has always had its own flavour of festivities, and this year, 2012, Barcelona City Council is launching a new … Continue reading

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Mobile World Congress 2012 Accommodation

ShareMobile World Congress 2012 is fast approaching. Running from the 27th of February to the 1st of March, the venue as ever is the Fira Montjuïc in Barcelona. The leading global mobile telecomms conference, its mission statement is ‘redefining the … Continue reading

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Description of a typical Barcelona apartment

ShareThe classic Barcelona apartment building, in which most of its inhabitants live, was built at the the end of the 19th or start of the 20th century in the art nouveau architectural style for which Barcelona is world-renowned. The Eixample … Continue reading

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