CHRISTMAS IN BARCELONA

Christmas lights, christmas markets, christmas food… Yes, it is the most wonderful time of the year! I do not only love christmas because of the lovely celebration with family and friends, but also because the weeks leading up to the holidays are filled with so much fun....
Posted On 18 Dec 2016
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WHAT ARE THESE LITTLE, WOODEN CREATURES?

Christmas is getting closer and closer and I want to share a bit about experiencing Christmas in Catalonia If you’ve been here around the holiday season and if you visitied one of the many Christmas markets that the Catalan towns offer to you, I am 100% sure that you have...
Posted On 11 Dec 2015
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CELEBRATING OLD TRADITIONS IN YOUR NEW HOME

Not being with your family during special holidays can be quite hard, especially when this day is not celebrated in your expat country. This was the case for me last weekend. The 6th of December is the celebration of Saint Nicholas in several countries and in The Netherlands this...
Posted On 07 Dec 2015
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SANT JORDI

I cannot believe it has been so long since I have posted anything on here, I am sorry! The last weeks have just been quite busy with work and lovely visits from my family. Now, back to Sant Jordi. The ones who know me a bit better, know that my boyfriend’s name is Jordi....
Posted On 26 Apr 2015
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CALÇOTS SEASON

Last saturday we were invited to go to the camping (where the boyfriend’s parents spend their weekends and holidays) for having calçots. I never heard of them myself till a couple of weeks ago, so I won’t blame you if you have no idea what I am talking about. Calçots...
Posted On 02 Mar 2015
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LOS REYES MAGOS

I don’t know about other countries, but in The Netherlands the holidays finish after January 1st. Christmas decorations disappear from the streets and people get back to work or school. However, in Spain the holidays last a little longer. On January 6th they celebrate
Posted On 09 Jan 2015
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