Top 5 tips for securing your dream property

The stage is set. You’ve crunched your numbers and have your list of what is important to you, so what comes next? Well for many this can mean months of searching through the property portals, multiple viewings and declined offers. Here are our top tips for securing your dream property. 1. Get your ducks in…

Buying a car in Spain

When you reach the point of your trusty old wheels finally giving up the ghost you’ve reached a turning point. My own trusty BMW managed the journey over here without a hitch but within weeks the old girl had started to overheat. She went in for a new radiator and hoses and seemed fine for…

Spring Break in Malaga

Malaga on Spain’s southern coast is a shining beacon of culture. More than just a busy port and airport hub, the city has grown to rival many with its festivals, galleries, museums and historical architecture. No one I know ever has anything bad to say about Malaga and with a an excellent choice of accommodation…

Hiring a car at Malaga Airport

Car hire in Spain can be a minefield unless you do a little research and that research is difficult when businesses in Spain don’t come equipped with the best or most informative websites. Avoid the big boys like Avis, Europcar and MalagaCar as some of these along with the Centauro and Goldcar etc come with…

Why I love Spain

From tantalising tapas to long hot summers days on the beach; friendly locals, vibrant culture and economic living – it is hard to beat Spain.

Fresh and fruity

From oranges to olives, sardines to salad, Spain is brimming with the freshest of ingredients to tantalise your taste buds.