A Wealth of Attractions to Conveniently Explore in Barcelona

  Last month we visited magnificent Barcelona for an academic conference and our 9 year wedding anniversary, in a lovely stay that totalled 6 days. When not working, we had a fantastic time exploring inspiring architecture, art and enjoying delicious food. We also asked Barcelona Tourism to provide us with a 2 day Barcelona card…

Renting Tips for Europe

Finding an apartment in your own city can be a nightmare, let alone a foreign country! But if you’ve decided to take the plunge and move abroad here are some renting tips for Europe, particularly particularly if you’re planning a move to the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Germany, the UK or Ireland. We’ll have a post to…

Hotel recommendation in Seville, Spain – Hotel Simon

Where to stay in a city can be difficult to decide. Cost, location and cleanliness (no bed bugs please!!) are important considerations. We were recently looking for a hotel recommendation in Seville, Spain, and the splendid Hotel Simon was recommended to us by a colleague. We probably would not have picked this for ourselves off a…