Spain is a thoroughly modern country with a well-developed infrastructure and a modern living environment. Expats here can enjoy a balanced lifestyle, relatively relaxed in comparison with northern Europe. The climate is of course favourable most of the year across the country, meaning that outdoor resources can be enjoyed regularly.
The recent economic crisis hit Spain harder than many countries, but its allure continues on. The country is full of expatriates and immigrants and still one of the most popular holiday destinations among European tourists, all to experience a quality of life that’s full of fine foods, great entertainment and outdoor activities.
Whilst still a West Europe country, you will find certain aspects very different to your life in the UK – whether this be cultural differences, or legal and financial matters that you need to be aware of. We have pulled together the very best tips to help you settle into life in Spain, from learning the language to educating your children, and how to spend your down time!