Guiri Business Drink Monthly Meet-up | BCN June 19th 7 – 9 pm at Cinco Jotas (sponsored by Metropolitan Magazine)

June Guiri Business Drink returns to Cinco Jotas at Las Arenas! We continue to kindly request that you share the group profile and ask your contacts to join us on the LinkedIn group: http://linkd.in/ue8sig And join us on Twitter: @GuiriBusiness *** Barcelona Guiri Business Drink/ sponsored by Metropolitan Magazine is back at Cinco Jotas in… Read more »

Guiri Business Drink Monthly Meet-up | MAD April TBD 7 – 9 pm | BCN May 15th 7 – 9 pm (sponsored by Metropolitan Magazine)

Last month we had two great Guiri Business Drinks and we hope to continue to build on that this month. We continue to kindly request that you share the group profile and ask your contacts to join us on the LinkedIn group: http://linkd.in/ue8sig And join us on Twitter: @GuiriBusiness *** Barcelona Guiri Business Drink/ sponsored… Read more »

Two more Spanish regions seek rescue: officials

The Spanish regions of Asturias and the Balearic Islands will join six others in seeking rescue funds from the central government to help finance their debt, officials said Friday. The northern Asturias region will seek nearly 262 million euros ($341 million) from a central government fund, an regional treasury official said, and the Balearics said… Read more »

Guiri Business Drink Monthly Meet-up|| Madrid Oct 4th and Barcelona Oct 24th (sponsored by Metropolitan Magazine) 7 – 9 pm || In partnership with JustLanded.com – connecting expats worldwide

***Madrid Guiri Business Drink in partnership with JustLanded.com – connecting expats worldwide October 4th, 2012 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Real Cafe Bernabeu, Madrid Madrid Guiri Business Group´s first meeting after the summer break. Join us and take the opportunity to connect and share the personality behind your LinkedIn Profile! As always, entrance is… Read more »

Guiri Business Drink Monthly Meet-up|| Madrid Sept 6th and Barcelona Sept 19th (sponsored by Metropolitan Magazine) 7 – 9 pm || In partnership with JustLanded.com – connecting expats worldwide

***Madrid Guiri Business Drink in partnership with JustLanded.com – connecting expats worldwide September 6, 2012 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Real Cafe Bernabeu, Madrid Madrid Guiri Business Group´s first meeting after the summer break. Join us and take the opportunity to connect and share the personality behind your LinkedIn Profile! As always, entrance is… Read more »

Future Economy Barcelona 2012 Conference – October 19th & 20th

Guiri Business Group has announced a new media partnership with the Future Economy Barcelona 2012 with keynote speaker Al Gore. This initiative has been created as a forum to discuss the two most important issues that are affecting society and business community: the international economy and the environment. The main objective of this forum is… Read more »

FoodBarcelona has moved!

The FoodBarcelona blog is now at www.foodbarcelona.com. For restaurants, reviews and recipes in Barcelona, simply follow the link. Please remember to subscribe so you don’t miss any posts. I’ll see you over there!

Blavis restaurant revisited

Almost a year to the day since my last lunch at Blavis (C/Saragossa 85, 08006, www.restaurantblavis.com), my wife and I were in the area and unexpectedly in possession of a couple of child-free hours of liberty. We hadn’t reserved and we were lucky to grab the last remaining table at the end of the last lunch sitting…. Read more »

Les Tres a la Cuina — something different in Gracia

When is a restaurant not a restaurant? Les Tres a la Cuina (Sant Lluis 35, Barcelona, +34 931054947, Facebook page) in the Gracia district of Barcelona has only a couple of tables and is set out more like a shop but it still represents an interesting choice for those wanting a quick, light lunch. The… Read more »

New on FoodBarcelona: some tapas-sized reviews

In a perfect world I’d spend every lunchtime sitting in a wonderful Barcelona restaurant, taking notes and photos for the blog. The sad reality is that I spend most lunchtimes hunched in front of my computer with a sandwich or a plate of leftovers, working through to meet my journalism or copywriting deadlines. I have… Read more »