LIVING IN SPAIN

Northwest Murcia

July 13th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

For a change, the weather was kind to the farmers and there was a good crop of cherries and apricots this year. Let’s hope the same will be said for the peaches and other fruit that still has to be harvested. […]

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Leaving Spain and moving on

July 13th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

Information on what to do when moving from Spain; more detailed information on this subject and many others, including links to relevant websites are available at www.angloinfo.com. […]

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Getting Married in Spain – Part 2

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

By Sara Millbank Last month we looked at the legal requirements for getting married in Spain. We also looked briefly at civil, religious and catholic weddings and when and where to get married. […]

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Getting Married in Spain – Part 1

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

By Sara Millbank Spain is a country shaped with many cultures including Roman, Greek, Jewish and Celtic influences and is rich in history and colour making it the perfect place to get married. […]

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Gas Men – Bogus or Official

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

Over the last 12-18 months, more and more householders have complained about ´BOGUS´ gas service maintenance men; how much they charge and whether they are legal or not. […]

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Flamenco

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

Flamenco is a song, music and dance style that originates from Andalucia in Southern Spain. Although its origins are obscure, it is believed that Flamenco has its roots in the music of Al Andalus, having Moorish and Jewish influences. […]

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Education & Schooling in Spain

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

Comprehensive information on the Spanish school system and the basics of education in Spain. Information on the levels, the school year, catchment areas and getting your child admitted to school, pre-primary, primary, secondary and tertiary education. […]

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Driving in Spain

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

If you are a visitor here in Spain, or you have just moved over here, we thought it might be helpful to give you a few tips on the laws in Spain. Items to be kept in the car: Car ownership documents […]

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Dedication Ceremony

July 12th, 2011|Categories: LIVING IN SPAIN|

More than 100 people gathered in Parque Los Palacios, on Camposol A, at 4 pm on Saturday, April 10th, (missing the Grand National), to assist in the dedication of the Garden of Remembrance, created by the volunteer group. […]

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