Category: Expat Life

Auxiliares Expat Life

Pisos 101: How to Find an Apartment in Spain

I recently posted an article and video on how to pack when moving to Spain. (If you missed them, have a look!) Since then I’ve gotten several requests for a post about apartment (piso) hunting for newcomers. So here is everything you need to know about how to find an apartment in Spain. When it comes to living abroad, …
Auxiliares Expat Life

Buying Prescription Glasses or Contacts in Spain

This week my one-year anniversary of living in Spain happened to coincide with my God-knows-how-long anniversary with the same pair of glasses—it was time to bite the bullet and buy some new specs. I’d much rather spend money on fun things, like tomar copas with friends or ir de vacaciones, but I suppose seeing is alright. If …