Barcelona Relocation Guide
"Such a beautiful horizon, like a jewel in the sun"
Getting a Spanish Non-Lucrative Residence Visa
Living in abroad is a dream for many of us but the options are limited when it comes to residency permits. Luckily Spain has a great option for people who do not intend to work here but rather retire or even experience a year or two living in these sunny lands.
Day Trips outside Barcelona
Living in Barcelona is such a great experience. The city offers so many things to explore and we wouldn’t change it for any other option but sometimes we all need to escape our area of living and explore a little bit around us.
The best Spanish language schools in Barcelona
If you have decided to live for a long time in Barcelona, one of the issues will have is learning the new language. Speaking english everywhere will not be the solution because not everyone will understand you and also by starting to learn Spanish you will feel more confident and part of the local culture.
What to do in Barcelona with kids
Barcelona is a city with a lot to offer if you are planning to travel or live here with your kids. Behind its avantguard monuments, its original architecture and the amazing beaches it also hides a wide range of fun activities for the younger ones. It has some amazing amusement parks, museums, an amazing zoo and aquarium and a selection of natural parks. Here are our top picks of what to do in Barcelona with kids:
Traffic rules for electric scooters - Where are you allowed to ride and park
Electric scooters are all the rage in Barcelona. The city is filled with these kinds of vehicles lately because of how convenient they are for short distance travel but they are also considered very dangerous for both their riders as well as the other users of the road if the traffic rules are not followed.
Top 5 Neighborhoods to live in Barcelona
Finding an apartment and a good neighborhood to stay can change the whole experience and perspective of living in a new city. Many things depend on what kind of lifestyle you are searching for your long-term accommodation in the city. Although there are some areas that are considered better because of facilities, green areas and other environment components.
Renting an apartment while on a non-lucrative visa
In an earlier article we explained the requirements to rent an apartment in Barcelona. If you read it though you might have noticed that neither of the options apply to you if you are in Spain on a non-lucrative visa.
How to apply for the Tarjeta de Identidad de Extranjero (TIE)
TIE (Tarjeta de Identidad de Extranjero) is your residency permit card for the remainder of your stay in Spain. After getting your visa you may have seen that it’s only valid for 90 days from your stated arrival date. This is because you need to finish the complete process of registration when you arrive in here.
Documentation required to rent an apartment in Barcelona
So you have finally found your an apartment that you really like and you want to know if you are eligible to rent it? Depending on your situation, this is a list of the documents that you will need to prove your solvency in order to be able to rent an apartment in Barcelona.