On Spanish residency Brexit and Parachuting

Spanish residency brexit

Before you begin reading my article on Spanish residency Brexit and parachuting: If you are from EU country other than the UK you can read my Ultimate Guide on Spanish Residency. Are you from the USA? Please read my article Moving to Spain from the USA Are you from Canada? Click here to read my 2019 guide for Canadian citizens Are you from South […]

Healthcare in Spain: How to protect your health

healthcare in Spain

Does this story sound familiar? Mr Hola is good man. He married Mrs Hola at age 27. Mr and Mrs Hola had a burning dream: moving to Spain one day, in the sun, feeling the breeze of the new happy life. They had children, so the dream had to be postponed for a while. However… […]

How I got my Spanish non lucrative visa

spanish non lucrative visa

Before reading Karen’s article about the Spanish non-lucrative visa,  let me ask you something: Are you from the USA? If yes, please read my article Moving to Spain from the USA  When I first glanced at the email, my heart stopped. “Dear Karen, We are pleased to inform you that your application has been approved. Please note, […]

Stop reading nonsense on the Internet: NIE number vs Spanish residency

Spanish NIE number and Spanish residency

One thing before I reveal the mystery NIE number vs Spanish residency: If you’re from the EU and would like to obtain your permanent Spanish residency card click here. If you are a non-EU citizen married to an EU citizen then click on Spanish residency for non-EU citizens Are you from the USA? Please read my article Moving to Spain […]

Driving in Spain – Mistake #4: Not Stopping or Giving Way

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This is the fourth article of a series of seven articles, which are based on my book “Driving in Spain: How to Avoid the 7 Biggest Mistakes Most Foreigners Make”. Mistake #1: Using an Invalid Driving Licence Mistake #2: Not Having Your Vehicle Documentation in Order Mistake #3: Driving While Speaking on the Phone Mistake #4: […]

The Ultimate Guide on Spanish Notary

Spanish notary

Welcome to the biggest and most accurate guide on Spanish notary you will ever find on the Internet 1. What is a notary? Notaries are both civil servants of the Spanish system as well as Law professionals, dedicated to confirm the nature of a document or testimonies according to Law. Therefore, once a document is […]

The Ultimate Guide on Official Translations in Spain

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Have you ever wondered what a certified translation is? Would you like to know some valuable tips before you hire an official translator? Will your official translations be confidential and private? Are we talking about professional and legal translations or just those typical odd ridiculous translations you get from Google Translate? The answer for these […]

Thanks for Everything; Without you, Spain Would Not Be Spain

Gracias Spain

You are special. Tourists. Residents living in Spain all year long. Occasional and one-off visitors. Non-residents who spend equal amounts of time between Spain and their country of origin. All of you. No exception. But, don’t get me wrong, this is not that sort of cliché empty slogan: “You-are-special (buy my product)”. Nope. You are […]