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Moving to Europe after Brexit

Moving to Europe after Brexit

Thinking About Moving To Europe? What About Brexit? I think it’s clear that we love it here in Spain. In fact, we like it so much that we are considering spending part of the year here on a regular basis. But  now, Joanna and I have to do some serious thinking …

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Playa Vila Olímpica in Barcelona

Playa Vila Olímpica in Barcelona

When you’re in Barcelona, don’t miss out on the Playa Vila Olímpica. You might not know it from looking at this beautiful stretch of sand but, before the 1992 Olympic games were held in Barcelona, there wasn’t really a beach where Playa Villa Olímpica is located today. Instead, it was …

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Anti-Theft Tips For Traveling Abroad

Anti-Theft Tips For Travel

Anti-Theft Tips for Travelers – what you should know and what you should do. I consider us pretty seasoned travelers. Between us, we have been all over the United States, Europe, Central America, the Caribbean and even Asia. So, this isn’t our first rodeo. And we have never gotten anything …

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Granada Spain – The Magical City

Granada Spain

As I walk into the room, I’m taken aback by the bright sun, the music flowing softly from the street below, and the breathtaking view of the Alhambra castle in the background. Below is a gently flowing river and a picturesque bridge, everything is green and lush –  a real …

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Barcelona Spain Trip Picture Tour

Barcelona Spain

We loved our time in Barcelona Spain! It’s an amazing city, like none other. If you’re planning a trip to Europe, we would highly recommend a visit. From the ancient Roman ruins, to Gothic, middle age facades, to Modernist works of architecture and art. From the beautiful shore of the …

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Things No One Tells You About Living Abroad – Part 4

People Abroad

Remember when I started this series about Things No One Tells You About Living Abroad? Well, as I told you then, once I started writing, it was obvious it wouldn’t all fit into a single post. Now, in this Part 4 of the series, I’m sure you agree with my original length assessment …

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Things No One Tells You About Living Abroad – Part 3

language

The Language I saw this write-up on a Spanish website about becoming a Spanish citizen: “This may sound weird, but if you want to be Spanish, you really should learn Spanish.” Bahahahahaha! And, so true! Why would you want to become a citizen of a country if you are not willing …

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