Top 10 Reasons to Live in Valencia

First of all, lets get one thing straight: Valencia is not Madrid or Barcelona. Unlike both of those cities, Valencia is relatively inexpensive and escapes the mass of inflated egos found in Spain’s most cosmopolitan cities. What Valencia does lack are the countless world-class museums and concerts available in bigger cities. Don’t get me wrong, Valencia has its […]

3 Unique Spain Summer Trips

Many Spaniards take lavish summer vacations, choosing to go out of the country to take advantage of their time off and explore a new place. But as expats in Spain, we are already abroad– and whether or not we have the budget for international travel, Spain has more than enough to offer! So much more […]

Top 10 Reasons to Live in Madrid

Madrid, Madrid— the Spanish capital and the true city that never sleeps. Living in Madrid is a wonderful experience, and one that varies based on your needs and preferences. From quiet, residential neighborhoods with community pools and tennis courts, to old fashioned apartment buildings with creaking elevators right in the center of the city, Madrid […]

Top 10 Reasons to Live in Castilla La Mancha, Spain

Today’s post sings the praises of Castilla La Mancha, Spain and comes from American auxiliar de conversación, Jaclyn Blackwell.  Spain may be a relatively small country in terms of landmass (it’s about the size of Oregon state in the US), but within Spain there are 17 autonomous communities, followed by 52 provinces, then city capitals […]

Top 10 Reasons to Live in Cantabria, Spain

Helen has lived in Cantabria, Spain for the past year as an auxiliar de conversación for the Spanish government. Here she tells us about her top 10 reasons to live in gorgeous Cantabria— and they sound tempting! “Cantabria Infinita” – the region’s slogan says it all. Infinite beauty. Infinite friendliness. Infinite opportunities! Cantabria, Spain is […]