Catalonia: Generation in Exile
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Catalonia: Generation in Exile

The economic crisis, labour reform and a lack of skilled work is forcing many young Catalans to seek work abroad… Continue reading

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Catalonia European Region of Gastronomy 2016
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Catalonia European Region of Gastronomy 2016

The European Region of Gastronomy award aims to contribute to better quality of life in European regions, by highlighting distinctive food cultures, educating for better health and sustainability and stimulating gastronomic innovation… Continue reading

Catalan Wine in 1,500 words
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Catalan Wine in 1,500 words

It is one of the world’s great football regions, one of the world’s greatest food regions, but how often do we hear about the fantastic quality of Catalonian wine? Thanks to your great taste and voting prowess dear readers, the next two weeks will provide us with an opportunity to put Catalonian wine in the same exalted category as it’s food and it’s ball skills. Continue reading

Why we should all Study Abroad
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Why we should all Study Abroad

Choosing to study abroad in Barcelona was one of the best decisions I could have made while at Princeton and for a number of different reasons. One, I was able to gain a greater sense of self-confidence and autonomy as I navigated a new city. Being able to take a respite from the unending hustle and bustle of Princeton had many perks… Continue reading

Barcelona and the Churchill Connection
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Barcelona and the Churchill Connection

On occassion of Churchill’s 50th funeral anniversary it seems a fine hour to analyse the connections between Churchill and the Catalan capital.
Catalans recall the words ‘I do not at all underrate the severity of the ordeal which lies before us; but I believe our countrymen will show themselves capable of standing up to it, like the brave men of Barcelona’… Continue reading