Where to Eat in Nerja We lived 2 ½ years in Nerja and experienced many of its restaurants. Many of are good…but there are also lots of bad and overpriced restaurants in Nerja that will literally leave you with a bad taste in your mouth. In this post (and video) I cover some of our […]
Torre del Mar – the most beautiful beach on the Costa del Sol?
Torre del Mar – the most beautiful beach on the Costa del Sol? I have to admit we were surprised by Torre del Mar. Torre del Mar is a town and seaside resort about 45 minutes (by bus) east of Malaga. It’s part of the municipality of Vélez-Málaga. What people should know: Torre del Mar […]
What makes Valencia a great place to live in Spain?
What makes Valencia a great place to live in Spain? A few years ago when we were looking for a base in Spain, one of our readers (Glenn, who I had previously met in Mexico) wrote us an impassioned email about his new base in Spain: Valencia. Glenn was so enamoured by Valencia that we […]
Visiting Torrox It’s a question we’ve often been asked by people looking to settle in this area of the Costa del Sol: “What’s Torrox like? And how does it compare to Nerja?” What a lot of people don’t realize is that there’s two parts to Torrox: the seaside community of “Torrox Costa” and the inland […]
The Lecrin Valley – Why it’s where this couple chose to invest
The Lecrin Valley Jon and Karol are different than most foreigners settling in Spain – they’re young and are looking to grow a business in Spain. They decided to settle in the Lecrin Valley, a beautiful area halfway between Granada and the coast. In this interview Jon tells us all about the region and their […]
What’s it like living in the Canary Islands?
What’s it like living in the Canary Islands? I love this interview because Sheila does such a great job describing a place I’ve been very curious about. In this interview Sheila talks about living in the Canary Islands. She covers what led her there, the extraordinary beauty (and variety) of the islands, the unique climate […]