Spain is internationally well known for its quality of life
Its sky is blue all over the year and its climate is warm. Spanish people are friendly and open to different cultures. People from all over the world live there part of the year
The Barcelona international airport which handles above 35 million passengers per year, extensive motorway network and also is a hub of high-speed rail as the second longest in the world . All the major European cities are within an hour or two hours' flight from Barcelona making it an ideal destination for the frequent international traveller wanting a city base and easy access to the rest of Europe
Barcelona is one of the world's leading tourist, economic, trade fair/exhibitions and cultural-sports centres, and its influence in commerce, education, entertainment, media, fashion, science, and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the world's major city.
Barcelona is the Spanish economical capital and has historically been a transit route between Africa and Europe. Actually, Chinese investors invest in Spain as an entrance for Mercosur
The port of Barcelona is undertaking enlargement works that will double its capacity. This extension will provide extra capacity allowing it to handle up to 10 millions containers (TEUs) per year
As cosmopolitan city in Barcelona you can find excellent French, British and American schools (IB Baccalaureate) and excellent Spanish schools to learn Spanish
Barcelona offers one of the best European Business schools (IESE and Esade) and one of the best European Universities (Financial Times ranking)
Approximately 406 million people speak Spanish as a native language, making it second only to Mandarin in terms of its number of native speakers worldwide.
Spanish is one of the six official languages of the United Nations, and is used as an official language by the European Union and Mercosur
Spain is also an commercial and economical entrance to the south American market
All the relevant south American companies have offices in Barcelona