What you should consider before starting your ex-pat journey
Hello, I’m Joanne. A Canadian living in the Barcelona area and working online as an ESL tutor. I am a long-time traveler and lover of all things Plantbased and wellness living.
A great restaurant, product, service, or event, I am always on the lookout for experiences that bring me balance, health and happiness.
Whether you are traveling to the Catalonia region for the first time or perhaps a frequent visitor who would like to see something different, check this space.
After five years of living here, I have visited many of the region’s most charming cities, towns, and villages. The map below shows some of the beautiful and inviting places to stay in the Catalonia region. If there isn’t a post for it with things to do, points of interest, restaurant advice, or travel tips, there will be soon!
Check out my many travel and trip ideas in the Catalonia Region…
Are you visiting Barcelona for the first time and want to see more than just the city? Perhaps you’ve visited often for business or tech conferences? There are many beautiful cities, towns, and villages outside the Barcelona city center. Rent a car or take one of the many bus tours to enjoy outdoor adventures, wander through old castles, or spend some time on the shores of the Mediterranean sea.
If you’re traveling for a week, or two, maybe longer. Check out my trips for inspiration and ideas for planning your next getaway. Whether you prefer islands or cities, art or adventure, I have many holiday itineraries to encourage you and help you prepare.
Whether it’s olive oil, a dress, gift, yoga studio, hair salon, or gadget I can’t live without, I’m constantly adding my newest finds and old favorites.
Great restaurant memories or favorite places I frequent regularly. Although there are so many fantastic restaurants, cafes, and bakeries, here are some of the greats!
I’m obsessed with this perfect, portable instrument and have a variety of resources and experiences to share with fellow fans or those curious to dive into the whimsical world of the Ukelele. Whether you want to learn a few chords online or perform at a Ukulele festival one day. I’ll tell you everything I know about how to buy, practice, learn, and get involved with the ukulele community.
Have you ever dreamed of living in another country? Wondered if you would settle into your new location with ease or worry that it might be overwhelming? Follow me here as I post regularly about the pros and cons, the ups and downs of moving to a new country.