Information Articles

Local Fiestas

June 24th, 2016|Categories: Information Articles|

By Clair Curran The Fiesta season is upon us and you will find all the villages and towns around the area will be hosting their annual fiesta during the months ahead. […]

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Using or Exchanging a Driving License in Spain

December 28th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

Information on who may exchange their foreign driver’s licence for a Spanish licence. Information applies to European Union citizens (UK, EU etc.) as well as people with American, Australian or other non-EU driver’s licences. […]

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Voting in Spanish Elections

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

If you’re an EU citizen you may vote in the European Elections; and if you are resident in Spain you are eligible to vote (and even stand as a candidate) […]

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Stolen Credit Cards and Mobile Phones

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

Unfortunately being robbed, or just losing important documents and personal items such as mobile phones and credit cards is now a way of life wherever you are, […]

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The Spanish Lottery

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

There are several weekly and annual lottery draws in Spain. Here you will find information and links on the games and the draws. […]

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Spanish Driving Licences: Getting, Renewing & Points

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

A Spanish driving licence (licencia de conducción) is the standard EU model: a plastic, credit card-sized permit with photograph. Older licences are laminated pink cards with a photograph of the holder. […]

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Remembering War

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

By Tom Tansey Through the medium of that wonderful thing called Facebook (go on, have a go!), I recently read a message from an old work colleague; […]

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National Memorial Arboretum

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

Visitors to the National Memorial Arboretum can enjoy a wide variety of trees, many of which have a relevance to the memorials around them. […]

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ITV Vehicle Roadworthiness in Spain

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Information Articles|

All vehicles on the roads in Spain must be roadworthy. It is up to the car or bike owner to ensure their vehicle has a valid ITV certificate. […]

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