Catalans Abroad

Pere Agustí
Tallinn (Estonia)

Tallinn, the Baltic cruise hub

Pere Agustí is 38 years old, and is from Sabadell. Since 2005, he has lived in the capital of Estonia. He works for a cruise line that carries tourists from all over the world.

Albert Garcia Adell
Sao Paulo (Brazil)

The pearl of the Atlantic

Albert Garcia Adell is from Barcelona. Twelve years ago he went to Brazil to teach at a local university. He's now a professor there and has no plans to return.

Marta Sánchez Blasco
Vancouver (Canada)

Rain, glorious rain!

MARTA Sánchez Blasco moved from Catalonia to Vancouver in 2000.

Grau Agustí
Guayaquil (Ecuador)

Life in the tropics

Grau Agustí and his Ecuatorian wife headed to her country in search of opportunity nearly two years ago.

Ramon Querol
Gold Coast (Australia)

A Catalan in Paradise

Ramon Querol researched many countries before deciding to settle in Australia

Josep Ligorred Perramon
Merida (Mexico)

Catalan heart, Mayan soul

Josep Ligorred Perramon is from Osona. He moved to Yucatán, Mexico, 27 years ago to work in the promotion and conservation of the Mayan heritage

Èric Viladrich
Quebec (Canada)

A Catalan ambassador in Quebec

Èric Viladrich is from Olius, Lleida. In 2004, he moved to Quebec and got a master in IT. In 2007, he created the Catalan Studies department at the Montreal University. He is also the president of the Casal Català del Quebec.

Carles Pérez Padró
Lima (Peru)

Loving the Andes

Carles Pérez Padró He is from Molins de Rei, and works as a personal trainer in Lima, Peru. He loves the ancient cultures of the Andes, and travels a lot.

Carles Garcia
San Juan (Puerto Rico)

It's always sunny in San Juan

Albert Garcia is from Barcelona. He has worked for an import/export company in Puerto Rico since 1995 and sends fruit all over the world

Carles vendrell
Victoria (Canada)

Victoria: cold but beautiful

Carles Vendrell arrived in Victoria 10 years ago to spend a week or two. He is still there, working as manager of a big hotel. He is married to a local and has two daughters.