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Spain

Accomodation:

A two-bedroom central apartment in Barcelona should cost you around €750 per month to rent.

Utilities:

These are charged every two months and are approximate for a two-bedroom apartment:

  • Water €15 (although many buildings include the cost of water/month in the maintenance fees)
  • Gas €80
  • Electricity €100

Food:

  • 1 litre milk (UHT, generic store brand, fresh milk is hard to find): €1.25
  • Cornflakes: €2.50
  • Fresh chicken: €2.60-4 per kilo
  • Butter (250 grams): €1
  • Eggs (ten pack): €1.20
  • Rice (500 gr): €0.60
  • Nescafe coffee (250 gr): €2.95
  • Spanish wine: from €2 per 750 mL bottle
  • Pork chops: €5-6 per kilo
  • Potatoes: €0.70 per kilo
  • Pack of 40 Teabags: €2
  • Tomatoes (summer) €1.5 per kilo
  • Green peppers: €1.80 per kilo
  • Decent frozen pizza: €3.50
  • Lamb - leg cutlets: €8-10 per kilo
  • Cheese: from €3 per kilo
  • Baby food: €1 per jar
  • Transport: €1.40 per single ride on public transport
  • Ten minute taxi ride: €6
  • Set of ten public transport tickets: €7.90
  • Petrol Price: €0.83 per litre

Leisure:

  • Cinema ticket: €5.70
  • Opera/ball…