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Barcelona Expat Life – The complete expat guide

¡Bienvenidos! Welcome to Barcelona Expat Life, the one-stop-shop for everything you need to know about life in Barcelona.


Barcelona is a city bursting with international flavour and is home to an amazing collection of artworks, stunning architecture and a world-class drinking and dining scene. With the expat community making up almost half of the city’s population, the capital of Catalonia seems to be a haven for expatriates. Sure, it’s one of the most vibrant cities in the world, but what is it like to actually live there? 


Barcelona Expat Life is here to prevent any obstacles you might face and answer any questions that you might have as an expat. Common questions such as “how does the health system work in Spain?”, or even more unique questions such as which is the most popular neighbourhood for Italian expats?”, can all be answered with the click of a button on our platform.


Whether you’re already living in Barcelona or you’re still at the planning stage of your relocation to Spain, I’m sure that you will have plenty of questions just like these. But don’t worry, Barcelona Expat Life is here to support you whilst you’re settling in to your new way of life and make your expat experience a great one!


What can Barcelona Expat Life offer you?

Up-to-date information about Barcelona

We understand that moving to a different country can be a little daunting, which is why we have included every piece of information you might need to make your relocation easier and stress free!

The chance to connect with companies in Barcelona

Are you looking for a job in your native language? Barcelona is heaving with multinationals who are searching for skilled expats in a variety of sectors, from Marketing to Finance. Barcelona Expat Life can help you connect with some of the biggest companies in the city! 

Your home away from home

Barcelona Expat Life can help you feel at home by providing information on the niche experiences that the city has to offer. Our platform can point you in the right direction of anything from the best Dutch restaurant to the nearest French speaking dentist. 

Trustworthy tips about life in Barcelona

Gain insight into Spain’s second city and see Barcelona through the eyes of other expats. Read about other expats' experiences and share your own too!

So, whether you’re planning on relocating to Barcelona in the future, or you’re currently living in the city and are looking to connect with other expats or companies, Barcelona Expat Life is sure to be able to help you find exactly what you’re looking for!

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