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Suarez, Messi lead Barca to 3-0 win over Eibar to keep lead

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Luis Suarez scored two goals and Lionel Messi added another to lead Barcelona to a 3-0 win over Eibar and stay five points ahead of Atletico Madrid as the Spanish league reached its midway point on Sunday. Messi scored his 400th league goal, and leads the competition this season with 17 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Atletico Madrid, Luis Suarez, Messi, Barca, Eibar, Barcelona Spain, Suárez Messi

Griezmann scores to keep Atletico in hunt with Barcelona

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Antoine Griezmann ensured that Atletico Madrid kept the pressure on Barcelona by scoring its sole goal in a 1-0 win over Levante at home on Sunday. Second-place Atletico remained unbeaten in 16 consecutive rounds of the Spanish league and pulled to within two points of Barcelona before the leaders host Eibar […]
Tags: News, Sports, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid, Levante, Antoine Griezmann, Atletico, Barcelona Spain, Griezmann

Most family-friendly European cities

When we think of European travel, we might picture a couple holding hands on Paris’s Pont des Arts or adult friends partying until dawn in Barcelona. But Europe is also a fantastic place to take the kids. Cities from Berlin to Prague are packed with parks, castles, and museums tailormade for little ones. They’re also geared to parents, placing playgrounds next to beer gardens and cafes, so every family member can actually have fun. Here are the most kid-friendly cities in Europe to check out ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, London, Sweden, Berlin, US, Barcelona, Lego, Prague, Paris, Luxembourg, Harry Potter, Denmark, Natural History Museum, Copenhagen, Parks

Catalan separatists threaten to nix Spanish govt budget

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Spanish government’s bid to pass a national budget is doomed unless it bends to the demands of Catalonia’s separatists for a referendum on secession, the leader of the wealthy northeastern region says. Catalan regional president Quim Torra told The Associated Press in a recent interview that the representatives of Catalonia’s […]
Tags: News, Catalonia, Nation, The Associated Press, Barcelona Spain, Quim Torra

Barcelona propose deal for Chelsea’s Willian which includes Malcom

One Brazilian heading out, one heading in? Barcelona have made yet another move for Chelsea winger Willian but this time their proposal includes Malcom heading to Stamford Bridge. First of all, this isn’t the first time Willian has been linked with a move to the Camp Nou. The player was heavily linked with a move to La Liga in the summer transfer window but a move never came to fruition. There were even suggestions that a total of three bids were submitted by Barcelona but they were unable to g...
Tags: London, Spain, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, La Liga, Everton, Sky Sports, Camp Nou, Boca Juniors, Willian, Fc Barcelona, Michy Batshuayi, Stamford

Barcelona could sell Philippe Coutinho to fund Neymar reunion

The craziest story in this transfer window In possibly the most amazing report this month, Barcelona could sell Philippe Coutinho to fund a move for Neymar and complete a Camp Nou reunion. Neymar left the club back in the summer of 2017 when Paris Saint-Germain triggered his release clause of €222million. It was said at the time that the player wanted to remove himself from the shadow of Lionel Messi. However, his time at PSG initially didn’t go to plan. The player fell out with striker Edinson...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, La Liga, Liverpool, Paris, Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, Barca, Psg, Camp Nou, Neymar, Philippe Coutinho, Edinson Cavani, Coutinho

Historic apartment is rehabbed into a bright and modern home in Barcelona

In Barcelona, Spain, a historic apartment in a block of flats dating back to the 1900s has been transformed into a minimalist and modern home. Local design studio Alventosa Morell Arquitectes directed the renovation for clients who wanted a completely renewed space with greater access to daylight. Completed in 2017, the project, called the TS01 Interior Refurbishment, not only offers improved access to natural light and ventilation, but also uncovers original architectural details. Located in...
Tags: Design, Spain, Barcelona, Architecture, Gallery, Born, Carousel Showcase, Green Renovation, Natural Light, Minimalist Design, Historic Architecture, Natural Ventilation, Barcelona Spain, Galley Kitchen, Custom Furniture, Refurbishment

Proptech // Geek Estate Meet-up January 15th in Barcelona

Since I’m in Barcelona, Spain for the next two weeks, I thought it would be fun to put together a meet-up to bring together those in Barcelona with an interest in the Proptech sector. My goal is to learn more about the proptech scene in Barcelona, Spain, and all of Europe — and share what I’m seeing in the states with those here. I’ve worked with the folks at who are co-hosting, and have scheduled the meet-up for this coming Tuesday. The details are as follows: What: Proptech meetup Wh...
Tags: Europe, Spain, Barcelona, Radio, Barcelona Spain, Events & Conferences, BARCELONA Spain Google, PROPtech, Real Estate Tech Meetups, Proptech Meetups,, Restb, Kraftank Barcelona Diputacio

Best food markets in Europe

There’s something magical about discovering the local food that every country has to offer. Finding it isn’t always easy, though. You can search for Michelin-starred restaurants or try to find what’s popular on Yelp, but the best way to have an authentic, delicious, and cost-effective gastronomic adventure is to check out a local food market. Travelers to Europe are in luck as there are markets located in popular destinations all over the continent. Some are well known and have been establish...
Tags: Travel, Food, Europe, Greece, France, US, Georgia, Barcelona, Budapest, Hungary, Paris, Amsterdam, Michelin, Copenhagen, Kiev, Les Halles

Tottenham fans praise Michael Oliver’s use of VAR vs Chelsea

Tottenham vs Chelsea Tottenham hosted Chelsea in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final clash on Tuesday evening. To make it to the semi-final Tottenham have beaten Watford on penalties in the third round, West Ham 3-1 in the round of 16 and North London rivals Arsenal 2-0 in the quarter-final. Spurs are also enjoying their best ever start to a Premier League season and currently sit in 3rd place, just six points off top. As for Chelsea, they would beat Liverpool 2-1 in the third round, D...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal, Mauricio Pochettino, Bournemouth, West Ham, Harry Kane, Watford, Derby County, Sevilla

Researchers uncover new mechanism of gene regulation involved in tumor progression

Researchers at the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) in Barcelona, Spain, have discovered a new mechanism controlling the expression of a set of genes important for cell proliferation and tumor progression. Their research, which has been published in Molecular Cell, responds to a very fundamental question about how key genes lead to tumors growth by maintaining their active expression. This finding opens the possibility to better target and develop new therapies for certain types of cancer.
Tags: Science, Barcelona Spain, Centre for Genomic Regulation CRG

Real Madrid back in trouble as Solari effect loses luster

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Santiago Solari effect has worn off at Real Madrid. The Spanish club hoped it had found a coach to turn its season around when it promoted Solari from its reserve team to take over from the fired Julen Lopetegui in late October. But two weeks after Solari guided Madrid to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Real Madrid, Madrid, Barcelona Spain, Julen Lopetegui, Solari

Barcelona increases lead in Spain as rivals drop points

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona took another step toward successfully defending its Spanish league title after winning at one of the toughest teams to beat in the competition on Sunday, while its rivals dropped points. Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored as Barcelona beat Getafe 2-1. That allowed it to open up a five-point advantage […]
Tags: News, Sports, Spain, Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Getafe, Barcelona Spain

Arsenal close to completing deal for Denis Suarez from Barcelona

Arsenal are close to completing the signing of Denis Suarez from FC Barcelona, according to Gianluca di Marzio. The Gunners are leading the chase to land the Spaniard and are now looking to complete the final stages of a deal. The Guardian also report that a deal for the 24-year-old would cost Arsenal around £20 million. Arsenal open talks over deal for Suarez BARCELONA, SPAIN – JANUARY 26: Denis Suarez of FC Barcelona celebrates after scoring his team’s first goal during the Copa del Rey qua...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, La Liga, Real Sociedad, Arsenal, Champions League, Juventus, Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey, Sevilla, Europa League, Camp Nou, Suarez, Emery

Fire kills 3 in apartment building in northeastern Spain

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Firefighters in Spain say that three people have been killed and more have been injured after a fire broke out in an apartment building in a town near Barcelona. Firefighters for the northeastern region of Catalonia say that the blaze on Saturday also left one baby in critical condition and two […]
Tags: News, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona, Nation, Barcelona Spain

10 Directors to Watch: Alejandra Márquez Abella Offers Window Into Class and Gender With ‘The Good Girls’

Raised in Mexico City by historian parents, writer-director Alejandra Márquez Abella studied filmmaking at the Centre d’Estudis Cinematographics de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. Inspired by international art film directors and the French New Wave in particular — “They felt like a drug exploding in my brain,” she says — the emerging Mexican auteur debuted her first feature, […]
Tags: Features, Mexico City, Alejandra Marquez Abella, 10 Directors To Watch, Barcelona Spain, The Good Girls, Cinematographics de Catalunya

Cazorla scores 2 as Villarreal draws 2-2 with Real Madrid

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Santi Cazorla enjoyed his finest night since returning to the Spanish league on Thursday as the veteran midfielder scored two goals to earn Villarreal a 2-2 home draw with Real Madrid. They were the 34-year-old Cazorla’s first La Liga goals since rejoining Villarreal after several seasons at Arsenal, the last of […]
Tags: News, Sports, La Liga, Real Madrid, Santi Cazorla, Villarreal, Barcelona Spain, Cazorla

Atletico starts 2019 with big goals and bigger concerns

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — It’s probably now or maybe never for Atletico Madrid. The Spanish club will start 2019 under the highest expectations since coach Diego Simeone transformed the team from a chronic underachiever into a perennial title contender. Atletico has one date circled on the calendar: June 1, when its home stadium hosts the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Atletico Madrid, Diego Simeone, Atletico, Barcelona Spain

Thibaut Courtois savagely trolls Liverpool fan on Instagram

Courtois pulling no punches! Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has brutally trolled a Liverpool fan on Instagram who called him out on a lack of clean sheets. It’s not been the dream move to Real Madrid Courtois had been hoping for so far. The player left Chelsea in the summer transfer window, signing for Los Blancos in a deal worth around £35 million due to the length of his contract. There was much expectation and pressure placed on him following the move and quite frankly, he hasn’t li...
Tags: Instagram, Spain, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, La Liga, Liverpool, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Abu Dhabi, Thibaut Courtois, Reds, Camp Nou, Courtois

Drawing With Steel

Frank Plant is an American sculptor who works in his studio in the Hostafrancs neighborhood of Barcelona, Spain. After studying sculpture at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Plant moved to Amsterdam as he began to develop the form and methods for which he has become known for, his drawings in steel. He has worked on his steel drawings from Barcelona since moving there in 1999. Speaking about his work, Frank Plant says they concern, “sense of humor and some sort of soc...
Tags: Art, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Max, Barcelona Spain, University of the Arts, Frank Plant, Hostafrancs, Philadelphia Pennsylvania Plant

Happy Holidays & Happy Home Swaps for 2019 | Home Swappers newsletter

Wishing you a very happy holiday season. With the New Year just around the corner, plan your home swap holidays for 2019. Check out our Christmas issue of the Home Swappers Newsletter to start planning your 2019 getaways. In this issue of the newsletter: Featured home swap offers: mountain chalet in Cathervielle (France) | luxury beachfront apartment in Florida (USA) | cosy cottage in Norfolk (England) | stylish apartment in Barcelona (Spain) | ski lodge in Grimentz (Austria) | city c...
Tags: Travel, Paris, Home Swappers Newsletter, Barcelona Spain, Edinburgh Scotland, Florida USA, Norfolk England, Cathervielle France, Grimentz Austria, Saint Claude France, London England Swap

Jurgen Klopp admits if he’s team Messi or team Ronaldo

Klopp is team Messi Jurgen Klopp has admitted he’s team Lionel Messi. Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been battling for the individual awards in recent years. Many people think Messi is the greatest player to have lived. However, Ronaldo certainly has his fans too. Klopp admitted he was in a room with both of them – and asked for a selfie with Leo Messi. He did not bother to get one with Ronaldo. Get notified! About the best football betting tips from industry experts! Thank you! ...
Tags: Spain, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, La Liga, Liverpool, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho, Messi, Jurgen Klopp, Sevilla, Klopp, Man United

10-man Sevilla scores late, stays unbeaten in 8 league games

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Wissam Ben Yedder kept 10-man Sevilla unbeaten in eight Spanish league games when the forward scored in stoppage time to snatch a 1-1 draw at Leganes on Sunday. With dense fog at Butarque Stadium in Madrid, Ben Yedder slipped behind his marker and met Roque Mesa’s short cross to the far […]
Tags: News, Sports, Sevilla, Madrid, Barcelona Spain, Wissam Ben Yedder, Ben Yedder, Leganes, Roque Mesa, Butarque Stadium

Spanish PM: Solution for Catalonia is forging a consensus

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain’s prime minister says the solution to the separatist crisis in Catalonia is forging a consensus shared by most Catalans regarding the region’s status as part of Spain. Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez tells the Barcelona-based newspaper La Vanguardia on Sunday that what “is needed is a wide majority of society that […]
Tags: News, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona, Nation, Barcelona Spain, Pedro Sanchez, La Vanguardia

Aid ship with 311 migrants ignored by Italy, heads to Spain

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain’s Foreign Ministry gave permission Saturday to an aid boat carrying 311 rescued migrants to set course for Spain after Italy and other Mediterranean countries did not answer its request to dock. The boat belonging to the Spanish aid group Proactiva Open Arms saved 313 migrants Friday in waters near Libya. […]
Tags: News, Spain, Nation, Italy, Libya, Mediterranean, Foreign Ministry, Barcelona Spain

Griezmann penalty gives Atletico 1-0 win over Espanyol

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Antoine Griezmann scored a second-half penalty to help Atletico Madrid eke out a 1-0 win at home over Espanyol, lifting Diego Simeone’s team level on points with Barcelona atop the Spanish league on Saturday. Griezmann fired in the spot kick in the 56th minute after Jorge “Koke” Resurreccion was fouled by […]
Tags: News, Sports, Barcelona, Espanyol, Atletico Madrid, Antoine Griezmann, Diego Simeone, Atletico, Barcelona Spain, Griezmann, Jorge Koke Resurreccion

Jordi Alba, Lionel Messi earn top marks as Barcelona end 2018 on winning note vs. Celta Vigo

Ousmane Dembele and Lionel Messi both found the net for Barcelona who enjoyed a comfortable win at the Camp Nou. Jordi Alba was Barcelona's best against Celta Vigo, producing a sublime assist for Barca's second. BARCELONA, Spain -- Goals from Ousmane Dembele and Lionel Messi helped Barcelona end the calendar year with a comfortable 2-0 win over Celta Vigo at Camp Nou. Dembele opened the scoring early in the first half from close range before Messi added the second just befor...
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Barcelona, La Liga, Lionel Messi, Messi, Barca, Blog Post, Celta Vigo, Jordi Alba, Barcelona Spain, Dembele, Spanish Primera Division, Ousmane Dembele, Jordi Alba Lionel Messi

Barcelona's Ernesto Valverde says Jeison Murillo signing no knock on academy

Lionel Messi and Barcelona made quick work of Levante, as the league leaders further solidified their position atop the table with another three points. BARCELONA, Spain -- Ernesto Valverde fought back against criticism that Barcelona's signing of Jeison Murillo serves as a snub to the club's academy. Barca confirmed the arrival of Murillo from Valencia on a six-month loan on Thursday due to injuries to Samuel Umtiti and Thomas Vermaelen. The short-term deal has provoked complaints am...
Tags: Football, Sport, Barcelona, Story, Liverpool, Tottenham, Arsenal, Lionel Messi, Transfers, Espn, Man City, Barca, Levante, ESPN FC TV, Valencia, Jeison Murillo

The Latest: Spain moves to exonerate executed Catalan hero

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Spanish Cabinet meeting being held in Barcelona (all times local):2 p.m.The Spanish government has taken the first step to nullify a court-martial trial that led to the execution in 1940 of... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Spain, Barcelona, Barcelona Spain

The Latest: Spain's Cabinet arrives at Barcelona palace

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on Spanish Cabinet meeting being held in Barcelona (all times local):10:30 a.m.Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and Spanish Cabinet members have arrived in a central Barcelona palace for a weekly... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Spain, Barcelona, Cabinet, Barcelona Spain, Pedro Sanchez