Category: Expat Advice & Stories


Feel the Dance

“El tango es tan antiguo como el hombre, nació con el primer dolor del alma.”“The tango is as old as mankind, it was born when the soul first felt pain.” R. Ostuni Most cultures...


Learning to wait for service

Spain is well known for many things – it’s amazing food, beautiful beaches and friendly people. One thing it is not known for, however, is efficient service – this is especially true during summer....


Overcoming culture shock

Before I moved to Madrid in January this year, I had little knowledge of Spain, its language or its culture and had previously only visited on the obligatory family beach holiday to Majorca.  To...