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  • Best beach activities Barcelona

    Best beach activities for Erasmus Students in Barcelona In Barcelona one of the best attractions are, of course, the beaches. Barcelona has 9 Mediterranean beaches that border the city’s coastline – 4.2 km of golden sand. Only ten minutes away from the city center. There are many things you can do at the beach. This […]


  • From Barcelona Airport to City Center

    How to get to the city center from Barcelona Airport All the information you need about transport options from Barcelona Airport to City Center. So your airplane landed at Barcelona Airport and your Erasmus adventure is about to begin. You just have to collect your huge luggages and get to your apartment or hostel. With that in […]


  • How to find accommodation in Barcelona

    How to find accommodation in Barcelona You will never find what you’re looking for if you don’t search the the right place.  Indeed, it is hard to find accommodation in Barcelona due to the high demand. Who doesn’t want to live here? Barcelona is the city that has everything. If you want a cultural experience, vibrant nightlife, authentic […]


  • Best SIM Cards to get in Spain

    Best SIM Cards to get in Spain Which SIM Card is the best to use during your stay in Barcelona? Mobile phones have become one of the most fundamental gadget in a young adult life. In fact, it is said that ,on average, a person would pick their phone up 85 times a day. However, when […]


  • Best Rooftop Bars Barcelona

    Best Rooftop Bars in Barcelona A guide for the best rooftop bars in Barcelona Barcelona is a beautiful city. As warm weather rolls in, it is nice to chill outside. If you fancy enjoying a drink while taking in all the beauty of the city, you should definitely check out the rooftop bars in Barcelona. […]


  • Barcelona Sightseeing – 5 Must-see Spots

    Barcelona Sightseeing Bring your camera and your happy face, Barcelona is your new happy place! International study or work experience from Barcelona for sure will look great on your resume. And yes, of course, you will learn a lot from your studies or your internship. But what really makes you understand the others’ culture is by exploring. […]


  • Erasmus Student Activities Barcelona

    Erasmus Student Activities Barcelona Erasmus’s fun activities in Barcelona The Erasmus Program hosts student activities for incoming youth to gather and explore Barcelona city together. If you are new in the city, these activities will be a great opportunity for you to make friends and explore the city with a local “guide”. Below is a list […]


  • 8 Free Activities in Barcelona

    8 Free Activities in Barcelona   1.  The Magic Fountain show in Montjuic Mesmerize yourself in the beautifully animated fountain, which starts off with music from the 70s and 80s and continues to classical music and then more recent songs. The combination of colors, music and the movement of the water will make you forget […]


  • Cactus BCN languages

    Cactus BCN languages With Cactus Bcn you will not feel as at school but as at home! If you want to learn about Spanish world from a different point of view come to Cactus Bcn! The location is very central, it’s in the heart of Barcelona, in the old district El Raval.   There you’ll feel […]


  • 7 best places to see in Girona

    Girona is a medieval and lovely gem of Spain, divided into two parts by the river Onayr: the old town and the modern town. Don’t make any plans for one day and visit it! History Catalonia’s largest city is Girona and it is located in northeast of Spain. Girona is the most varied city of […]


  • 5 wonderful things to see in Montserrat

    5 wonderful things to see in Montserrat Do you need one day escape from the frenetic city life? If the answer is yes, you have to take a day off to visit Montserrat!  Let’s follow this simple guide for your trip! Once you arrive there, you can reach the top of the mountain by one […]


  • 10 things you must see in Park Güell

    10 things you must see in Park Güell Park Güell is the most colourful place of  Barcelona and you must see it! You can’t lose this opportunity because the entrance of the park is free! It is a good place for all ages: children, family, friends, couples and seniors too, because they can reach the […]


  • Free attractions in Barcelona

    Are you out of money but you don’t want to stay at home and watch a movie or play some boring game? Especially, that now summer is coming and sunny weather just encourages you to go out. Don’t worry, Erasmus Barcelona prepared special list for you, where you can find free attractions in Barcelona . So […]


  • Barcelona’s Best Scenic Workout Trails

    Barcelona’s Best Scenic Workout Trails Alright, so you decide you want to study abroad, do an internship, or a combination of both in Barcelona, but we all know the real reason you came here was to party, travel some more, enjoy the diverse cuisine and everything else in between…that probably doesn’t involve much education. With […]


  • Sant Joan Night

    Sant Joan is one of Barcelona’s biggest and noisiest parties. It’s a night of fire, fireworks, cakes and Cava. The celebration begins with the sunset of 23/June and goes on and on till the sunrise. The most important element of the festival is undoubtly fire. The tradition is to light bonfires – at Plaça de Sant Jaume, in the […]


  • Interesting facts about Barcelona

    Interesting Facts about Barcelona.   According to an ancient legend, Barcelona was founded by Hercules, 400 years before the building of Rome. Other well-known legend says that the city was founded in the 3rd century by the Carthagninian general Hamilcar Barca (the father of the legendary Hannibal!). Who takes the credit? Hard to say…   – La Rambla, the […]


  • Vicky Cristina Barcelona film locations

    Barcelona has always been a city of endless charms… however, since 2008, the madness over Catalonia’s Capital increased considerably. Blame it on Woody Allen and his Vicky/Cristina adventure! It may not be his best movie, but it’s one of his most refreshing and bohemian creations. Undoubtedly, it made the whole world fall (even more) in […]


  • Barcelona Beach Guide

    Barcelona Beach Guide Erasmus Barcelona offer you a guide for Barcelona Beach. The entire Barcelona metropolitan area has more than 32 km of beaches, stretching from Montgat north of Barcelona to Castelldefels. With around 9 million bathers a year (!!!), you can imagine how crazy it gets during the Summer…Here we will give you some tips […]


  • Nit dels Museus – Free Museums Night

    The Night of the Museums in Barcelona For those who want to make some break between one party night and another we have great proposition: The Museums night in Barcelona. As some of you know, International Council of Museums organizes every year, around 18th May International Museum Day. Barcelona is also preparing such a big […]


  • Languages Schools in Barcelona

    Languages Schools in Barcelona – Learn Spanish in Barcelona!   If you’re planning on coming to Barcelona to learn Spanish, here’s what we can tell you: your experience is going to be amazing! Not just because this is the best city on earth (you will see!), but mainly because the offer is very extend; all language […]


  • La Tomatina Festival

    La Tomatina is a very special spanish festival held in the city of Buñol once a year. The origins of this mass battle date back to a fight amongst children back in 1945! The prank has been celebrated every year since then and its getting more & more popular (nowadays it attracts more than 30 […]


  • La Mercè Festival Barcelona

    Barcelona’s biggest annual festival is La Mercè Festival. Held every September, this is the celebration of the Saint Patron of Barcelona, the Virgin Mary, and one of the most awaited weeks by locals and foreigners. The festival, that has been celebrated since the middle ages, includes unlimited big and small events (we are talking of more […]


  • Free art in Barcelona

    Free art in Barcelona It is known that museums, galleries and almost all kinds of cultural/artistic shows can leave you bankrupt in a blink of an eye. However, there are plenty of secret places and special days where you can enjoy free art in Barcelona. TIP! First SUNDAY of every month you can go to […]


  • Festa Major de Gràcia

    Will you be in Barcelona this August? We hope so… Cause it means you will be able to join the amazing Festa Major de Gràcia! For one week in August, this beautiful neighborhood gets turned into a 24 hour fantasyland, attracting about one and a half million visitors every year! The Festa Major de Grácia is […]



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