"Spanish is not ebough" Language Tip by magictravelers

Language, Barcelona: 43 reviews and 15 photos

Barcelona is an Autonomic Community, with a President, laws and police of its own. The culture is a it different than the rest of Spain and you will notice it directly with the language.
While everyone knows Spanish, the official language is Catalan, which is very similar to Spanish, but could be hard to understand if you donīt know the pronuntiation relues.
Most signs are written in catalan, as well as menus, and such.
You might find some people who refuse to speak Spanish and a few that canīt speak it. Donīt take it personally, and rtry someone else.

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  • Written Jan 26, 2005
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