Monthly Archives: May 2015

Homes sales in Catalonia increases 10,2%

By |May 27th, 2015|

The number of homes sold last March Catalonia sums up to 4.334, 10.2% more than in 2014 the same month, according to provisional data from the Spanish Institute of Statistics (INE). With this increase, Catalonia accumulates six consecutive months of growth in annual terms. In fact, Catalonia is the fourth fastest growing region of state in terms […]

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The gastronomy of Costa Brava reinterpreted by Rachel Khoo

By |May 21st, 2015|

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The famous British chef Rachel Khoo,  visits beautiful Costa Brava to explore the local culinary secrets, like the art of cooking fish and  seafood in a wood oven or the use of pine nuts in the recipes. She also discovers Crema Catalana, one of the most typical catalan desserts.  Once in London, Rachel to creates a personal […]

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Picasso painting breaks all-time auction record: sold for $179 million

By |May 18th, 2015|

A late work by Pablo Picasso, sold for 179.36 million dollars became the painting most expensive ever auctioned and starred in a sweet night for Christie’s, the auction of the year in New York. This mature work of Picasso has been revalued after being auctioned in 1997 by 32 million, exceeding the price of Three Studies of […]

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Six reasons to come back to the Costa Brava this summer

By |May 11th, 2015|

Few regions in Spain have so much excitement, initiative and alternatives such as Girona. In itself, its muse, radical, heterogeneous and even mysterious.

The sophisticated sight of Lloret de Mar

It’s not known who is to blame, but the truth is that the first 45 minutes in this coastal town all you will see is tourists dancing […]

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French are the foreigners who have bought more houses in Catalonia

By |May 4th, 2015|

Foreign nationals acquired 13.23% of the 47,955 homes sold in 2014 in Catalonia. Three out of ten were French.

In total 13.23% of the 47,955 homes sold in 2014 in Catalonia were acquired by foreign (which together with Spain was the 13% of buyers of 318 928 homes, a new record according to the Statistical Yearbook […]

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