Lessons Learned from a Summer in Spain

Following the lockdowns in 2020, my wife and I decided to spend almost our entire summer this year living in Barcelona with our two kids. We believe traveling is one of the most enriching activities one can do, not just for the sights you see but also for the perspective you can gain on where you come from. With this trip, the key word is that we decided to LIVE in Barcelona. Instead of a hotel in a tourist area, we rented a two bedroom apartment on a pedestrian street in a family friendly area called Poblenou in the northern end of the city. We were 10 minutes walk from the beach, 7…