Move to Spain - my tips
Advice, Living, Spain, Tips

Practical tips for moving to Spain

If you're thinking of moving overseas to Spain, it can feel quite overwhelming. There are so many things to consider, plan and prepare. I will share my practical tips for moving to Spain. Things you can do to help make the move easier and some advice on how to best prepare for the move...

An honest account of what its like moving to Spain
Advice, Expat, Living, Spain

The reality of adjusting to Spanish life

Having lived in Spain for almost a year now, I think it's a good time to look back at what I've learnt during my move from London to Madrid. The things that have been a surprise to me and some of the things I have struggled with. I promise to be honest about how I've found adjusting to life in Spain...

The best book shops in madrid
Living, Madrid, Spain, Tips

Where to find a second-hand English bookshop in Madrid

I love reading and I much prefer reading a second-hand book. Sure, I can order a book to be delivered from Amazon or go to the big high street SpanishΒ stores like Casa del Libro, Relay or Corte Ingles to buy a new book. But it's not quite the same...