Expat Story: Roxanne now living in Seville, Spain

Roxanne is a Aussie girl living in beautiful Seville. Collin and I visited Seville for the first time last year. I personally fell in love with this city. The architecture, history and tiles throughout the buildings are truly breathtaking. Seville is a lively, charming and popular city in Spain that you HAVE to visit once […]

Day trip to Cordoba. All the must see!

Cordoba is a city in Andalusia located East of Malaga. A city with a very unique history and architecture. It once was ruled by the Romans,  later taken over by Abd ar-Rahman I who built the Mosque between 784–786 and then again reconquered by the Christians…over the years it kept being built and expanded by […]

Three Kings festivities in Malaga

The Three Kings Day is January 6th. It is known as the day when kids get to open their presents and Spaniards enjoy Roscon de Reyes. Usually on the 5th kids write letters to the kings with all the gifts they wish to receive. The Christian Bible says that three kings or wise man (Melchior, […]

Christmas in Malaga, Spain

Christmas of 2018 was our first Christmas abroad. We had moved to southern Spain just 3 months prior. We were excited and looking forward to all the festivities in our new city! As christmas started approaching we noticed all the lights going up, especially on Calle Larios. If you don’t know, Calle Larios is a […]

Day trip to Granada: everything you need to know

Granada is a city in southern Spain about 1 hour and 45 minutes from Malaga. Located on the foothill of Sierra Nevada. It is known for its Arab influence. People are drawn year after year to Granada because of the well known Alhambra. While deciding where to visit next, we thought it was time to […]

Expat Story: Kate now living in Madrid.

Madrid is located in central Spain for those that don’t know. Collin has visited Madrid many times and I’ve been there once. It a busy city with a beautiful park called Retiro Park and many other must see places. Kate is a product manager who moved to Spain from England. Her story is very interesting, […]

Top 5 things to do in Malaga that don’t include museums

Are you thinking about your next vacation? Maybe somewhere sunny, near the beach, beautiful and a relaxed atmosphere? Malaga is the place. Malaga is located in Spain, to be more specific on the southern coast of Spain. It is known for the crazy amount of sunny days we get. Malaga is also known for all […]

Do’s and Don’ts when renting an apartment in Spain

Finding a place to rent in Spain was one of the most stressful things we went through. Before leaving Canada we started looking online and even emailed a few of the ads. We didn’t seem to get anywhere. Except for one of the places we emailed, it was big, spacious, the right location and very […]