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Spain - Familiar but with much more to discover, Spain's beaches and sunshine are just the beginning. Enjoy the cosmopolitan cities or a laidback rural lifestyle in this historic land where Roman and Moorish architecture blend with the exuberance of Gaudi.

Spain Discussion Forum - Latest Posts

  Impact of Unrest in Catalonia?
  Inquiry: Mandatory vaccinations for Visas to Spain
  Employee Documentation In Spain - What You Need To Know
  Unexpected Charges In Spain And How To Deal With Them
  A Stroll Around My Home Town: La Mata
  MISSING VEHICLE
  dentist misconduct
  Autonomos and Pensions
  An Expat Guide To Self-Employment In Spain
  Expat Experience - Anna, Finestrat

Expat Focus Columnists - Spain
Victoria Twead
Sheila Sullivan
  

  Employee Documentation In Spain - What You Need To Know


Articles - Spain

At the end of May this year, the Spanish government updated the rules for companies hiring expat workers in the country. In light of this—and given the complexities of Spanish law for foreigners working in the European Union’s fifth-largest economy—we’ve put together a guide to work permits and employee documentation in Spain.   more ...

  Unexpected Charges In Spain And How To Deal With Them


Articles - Spain

With its alluring blend of stunning shores, unexplored mountains, diverse landscapes and vibrant cities, Spain has become one of the most popular destinations for tourists and expats from all across the globe. The nation offers its residents high living standards, with access to good quality infrastructure, education and healthcare. The excellent weather, unique cuisine and hospitable people are added advantages.   more ...

  An Expat Guide To Self-Employment In Spain


Articles - Spain

Being self-employed provides a level of freedom that many find attractive. But before you move to Spain and start working from a laptop on the beach, you need to make sure you’re properly registered and set up as a freelancer in the system.   more ...

  Spain - Recommended Social Media Accounts


Articles - Spain

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Spain and some of the social media accounts you should be following if you’re thinking of moving there.   more ...

  An Expat Guide To Private Healthcare In Spain


Articles - Spain

Spain spends more money than neighboring European countries on its public health, at around 10% of its GDP.

Hospitals and health services are of good quality and some offer both public and private healthcare.

It is vital to state which service you require beforehand to avoid being left with a hefty bill.   more ...

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