Life in Spain through Irish eyes

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I was last week in Germany working as an interpreter at an international fair. And guess what it was: cold, cold and more cold! My flight was Alicante-Amsterdam-Cologne. It was like jumping from our Spanish April to December in a few hours. The return trip was the other way around, like travelling from the North […]

Practical safety tips in Spain (Part 1)

Safety tips in Spain

This article is the first one of a series (read Practical Safety Tips in Spain – Part 2). There’s something very interesting that I would like to share with you about basic and practical safety in Spain, but let me tell you this little story first. Last weekend, one of my clients was robbed. He […]

David vs. Spanish Residency (Round 1)

Spanish Residency

A couple of articles before, I said that I was going to investigate that rumour about having to renew the Spanish residency every 5 years. And so I did, but this is just round 1 (read Round 2 and Final Round). Keep reading please Whether you are living in Spain or thinking about moving here, […]

Life in Spain through English eyes

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Lately, I’ve heard a few times that the Spanish residency must be renewed every 5 years. It seems that some local free papers have published some articles talking about that. However, although that is not what I have always heard at the National Police station, is that true? Well, that’s part of my job: doing […]

“Why are we always late in Spain?” is almost here

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I’m glad to announce that my first e-book “Why are we always late in Spain?” has been succesfully finished! Wow, what an interesting and educational task. To obtain the final product, I’ve done a lot of research, typing and proofreading (thanks again for the English proofreading, Jess), although I truly enjoyed it. And now everything […]

Let’s start it out!

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Welcome to Torrevieja Translation, my new Website. I’m very happy about this new project where I will try to share as much as possible about Spain. Start here if you have not done so yet. I already have some good English-speaking writers willing to publish in my blog, which is great. I will write some […]