Moving to Spain: 10 Packing Don’ts
Aug01

Moving to Spain: 10 Packing Don’ts

No one expects you to make the move to Spain with a single suitcase, but pack too heavily and you’ll find yourself regretting it come moving day. And we’re talking from two people who moved to Spain in the era when two suitcases were a free perk of cross-continental flights! A good rule of thumb when deciding how many bags to bring is to test that you’ll be able to transport everything by yourself (no carts, no escalators and no...

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What to Expect at the Spanish Vehicle Inspection
Nov24

What to Expect at the Spanish Vehicle Inspection

While it’s easy to travel around Spain via public transport, as Americans, we both wanted to have the freedom of our own cars. After passing the Spanish driving exam and purchasing our vehicles, we’ve been able to reach out-of-the-way destinations and avoid overpacked buses to the beach! Our obsessions with Peuqeño Monty and Tibu kinda end there, though, as maintaining a motor vehicle in Spain turned out to be a lot more...

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12 Awesome Summer Festivals in Spain
Jun09

12 Awesome Summer Festivals in Spain

Spain’s summertime offerings are plentiful, from beachside music festivals to small-town ferias. You’ll find flamenco and jazz bashes and patron saint fêtes in nearly every corner of Spain. We’ve rounded up 10 of our favorites to help you plan your summer travels. El Colacho // Castrillo de Murcia, Burgos // Corpus Christi Spain has loads of strange festivals with ancient origins, but El Colacho has to be one of the...

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