65 Reasons Why We Love Costa Tropical Spain

Move to Costa Tropical Spain?  Where is that? Everyone knows about the coasts with the big cities Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol, Costa Dorada (Alicante, Malaga, Barcelona, Valencia), but not many know about Costa Tropical.  That’s why it’s one of the best places to live in Spain!  Shhh, don’t tell anyone!  With coast, mountains, sea, mild winters and more.

Why move to Costa Tropical Spain? Just 1 hr from Malaga or Granada is a hidden paradise, hugged by the mountains and sea (Almuñécar & La Herradura Spain). Read more on WagonersAbroad.comUpdate:  It’s all still true as of March 2019!
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Cost Of Living In Spain For A Family Of 4 – All Expenses Shared

We lived along the beautiful southern coast of Spain from August 2012, with a trip to Asia in the mix too.  In Spain, we live in a small town named Almuñécar and we use this as our home base to explore more of Europe as well.  We kept track of every expenditure along the way the first couple of year and have shared our cost of living in Spain with you.  This page is a compilation of our expenses in Spain and how much it really costs for our family of 4 to live in Spain.  We have more recent updates included too.

What is the cost of living in Spain for a family of 4? We've captured all of our costs for a year to share with you. Including a 6 week European road trip! Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Córdoba Day Trip from Seville, A Perfect One Day Itinerary

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Looking for what to do with just one day in Córdoba Spain?  There are times when you just want to get away from the normal routine.  A week-long vacation may be out of the question, but there’s no reason why you can’t enjoy a quick weekend trip to take in some culture. If you only have 1 day in Córdoba, don’t worry as it is just the sort of place for a great day trip, short weekend or you can also easily enjoy a full week for your vacations to Córdoba. Córdoba Coat of Arms

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Cost Of Living In Spain 2019 Details Revealed!

Is it expensive to live in Spain? The cost of living in Spain revealed!  So many people are planning the move, but don’t know the cost of living in Spain.  We thought it was time for an up-to-date post, reviewing costs of things so you may plan for 2019!  We will share detailed information about the cost of living in Spain. This includes groceries, utilities, rent, dental expenses (braces), phones, internet and rental cars in Spain.

Cost of Living In Spain 2019. We will share detailed information about the cost of living in Spain. Including groceries, utilities, rent, braces, phones, internet and rental cars in Spain. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Dreaming Of A Family Gap Year In Spain?

Dreaming of something different?  Perhaps a family gap year in Spain is what you need?  Does this sound like you?

There you are living a wonderful life with both parents working and the kids are in school.  Your afternoons and evenings are spent running around from activity to event and driving from one location to another.  Sometimes you need to have a quick meal out, as there just isn’t enough time to cook a meal at home.  Once you arrive home, it is time to do a bit of cleaning, have the kids finish their homework, and have a little bit of time together as a family.  Time to go to bed and start it all again tomorrow.

Family Gap Year In Spain - A gap year can now mean a family can travel or immerse in a new culture for a year.  It could mean your family can live a year in Spain!  It's just one year to take a break from your normal day to day life, to experience something completely different.  Try new foods, a new language, new routines, a different way of doing things.  It is the perfect way to give the gift of experience, culture and the world to your kids. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Do You Tip In Spain? All the info you need on Tipping In Spain

Should you be tipping in Spain?  You are traveling around Spain and of course enjoying plenty of offered services which come along with travel.  If you are coming from the US or another country which customarily tips for service, you may be a little perplexed when you are in Spain. I bet tipping in Spain is a bit different from what you are accustomed to. So, do you tip in Spain?  Keep on reading our Spain Tipping Guide!

Do you tip in Spain? We share the local info about Tipping in Spain. From big cities to small towns, this is a Spain tipping guide by locals. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Thoughts On European or Scandinavian Cruises?

I have three blogs posts to write, some trial financial software to test out, and some social media to schedule today.  Instead what have I been doing for the past hour?  I’ve been playing with tools to investigate future vacations.  I started with just browsing various flights, then ended up checking out Scandinavian cruises.  So instead of doing all of my work, I decided to write this post and get your thoughts.

Thinking of Scandinavian Cruises or an European Cruise? We are investigating and have a little information for you. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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