At the beginning of this month I decided to cycle 328km over hills and mountains in rain, wind and sun across one of the most beautiful parts of Spain. I cycled a part of El Camino de Santiago which is a famous pilgrimage ending in Santiago de Compostella. I decided to take it easy and just cycle from Bilbao in the Basque country to Gijón in Asturias, … Continue reading El Camino de Santiago by Bike
Madrid is a really diverse city. You can find almost anything you need here, from parties to restaurants to markets and parks. There’s something for everyone, and there’s even a neighbourhood for everyone, it seems! I previously lived in the neighbourhood of Chamberí and down near to Lavapiés! I’d recommend if you visit Madrid, trying to take a whole to stroll and explore around all … Continue reading The Madrid Neighbourhoods You Will Fall in Love with
If you’re moving abroad to a country with a different currency than your home country, it can be difficult to exchange your money in large doses or on a regular basis. I know, after living in Spain for 2 years and returning home to the UK fairly often, I have trouble finding the best way of transferring those euros back to pounds. Especially now my … Continue reading The Best Ways to Transfer Money Abroad
If you are British, or love watching British series, you’ve probably heard about or already watched the famous series, The Night Manager released March 2016. I personally watched the whole series in just one weekend as I was completely addicted! I live in Majorca and was so excited when I found out that the series was filmed here and noticed all of the special places. Majorca is … Continue reading The Night Manager Filmed In Majorca!
June 24th was a big day for many Britons, Europeans and the rest of the world. The UK voted to leave the EU and many were left heartbroken, shocked and ashamed. Of course over half the country who voted leave were ecstatic, proud and amazed when they got their result, apart from maybe hearing the many lies which came out hours after the results were announced. … Continue reading A Brexit Expat in Spain
Barcelona, located in Catalonia, in the north of Spain. There’s plenty of different things to do, sights to see and beaches to lie on. To find out more check out my article on top 10 things to do in Barcelona! Despite having a city full of beautiful sights, monuments and restaurants, there are also some must-do day trips to some absolutely gorgeous places which I would … Continue reading Best Day Trips from Barcelona
3 years ago I was having the time of my life on my erasmus year in Madrid. Fast forward 3 years and here I am living and working on the Mediterranean island of Majorca! I fulfilled my dream of moving to a paradise and working in an exciting job! I’ll explain to you how exactly that happened and why I decided to do it. Emigrating … Continue reading Moving to Spain