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Cirkus elephants

Use of wild animals banned

Catalonia has banned the use of wild animals in circuses and other public perfomances. Barcelona already introduced a similar law in 2003. There will be a two year moratorium before…

Affordable beer in Málaga

Malaga is the fourth top spot among the world’s cheapest places to grab a beer, with an average price of 1.53 Euro. Everything according to the report “Beer Price Index”…

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Flight from London in emergency landing

A flight from London to Valencia made a controlled emergency landing in Barcelona this morning due to technical problems. There was nothing dramatic about the situation, but the pilots detected a problem…

Toxic cloud over Barcelona

After an explosion in a factory outside Barcelona, an orange toxic cloud has spread over the city and the government has asked people to stay indoors. It was Thursday morning…

Norwegian

New flights to Spain

The Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle is expanding and launches several new flights from Spain next year. Among the new flights are direct flights from Birmingham to Madrid, Barcelona and…

Laughing in Barcelona

Pay per laugh

Pay by consumption has got a new meaning in Catalonia, where a stand-up club in Barcelona charge per laughter of their visitors. With a newly developed face recognition system Teatreneu…

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Málaga stops Barcelona

Málaga FC managed to completely eliminate the FC Barcelona striker at la Rosaleda. Barcelona did not even have a shot towards the goal Barcelona who has started the league with…

The flag of Catalonia

Separatism in Europe

Scotland votes for independence in a few days, but in Catalonia there is also a movement for independence Catalonia Yesterday Catalonia celebrated its National Day with great manifestations while Catalans dressed in…

Barceloneta

Residents protest against drinking in the streets

About 200 residents in the district of Barceloneta in Barcelona protested last night against uncivilized and loud behavior from tourists. Above all there is a large number of illegally leased tourist…