Things To Do In Alcudia Mallorca With Kids

We were fortunate enough to kick off our epic 8 week summer road trip through Spain and France in Mallorca!  Specifically Puerto Pollensa and Alcudia Mallorca, on the Northwest side of the island. It turns out this is the perfect place for a family to enjoy a summer holiday and you will love the Alcudia weather.
Alcudia Mallorca Things to do and Places to Stay

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Do You Want To Live In Spain For A Year or More?

Dreaming of something different?  Do you want to live in Spain for a year?  Perhaps a 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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9 Useful Tips For Renting A Car In Spain

I don’t know why, but it seems for the past few weeks many of you want to know more about renting a car in Spain.  I find it odd, as the high tourist season is over, but we are happy to respond and do our best to answer your questions. 

Each person asks a slightly different question, but all relating to a rental car in Spain.  Of course, when things like this happen, what do we do?  We compile all of our info into a post and share it on the blog, this way we have an easy link to point people to in the future.

Car Hire in Spain - Tips and Tricks for your rental car. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com
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Pueblo Blanco – Frigiliana Spain “Photo Walk”

Frigiliana Spain –  A small white village located on the Eastern edge of the Malaga Province, in Andalucia.  Just 6 km in the hills above Nerja and about 45 minutes from the Malaga Airport.  This is a perfect place for an afternoon away to explore a quaint Spanish Village.  Today we are going to take you on a “Photo Walk” of Calle Real (the main street in the Old part of town).  This is the well-preserved part of the village, with a Moorish origin.

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Seafood and Fish in Spain

If you are looking to live the healthy Mediterranean lifestyle while in Europe, then you should be sure you have seafood and fish in Spain.  For many of us, there are unfamiliar items at the fish market and different names can be confusing.  Not to worry, we will translate some of the most common fish and seafood in Spain for you.  If it doesn’t look familiar, don’t be afraid to give something new a try.  You may just like it!

If you are looking to live the healthy Mediterranean lifestyle while in Europe, then you should be sure you have seafood and fish in Spain. Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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How To Apply For Non Lucrative Spanish Visa Requirements & Renewal Process

So, you have moved to Spain and are fumbling around trying to figure out the requirements of the non lucrative visa Spain, or how to apply.  Perhaps you have lived in Spain for a while and it is time for you to renew your resident visa in Spain.  We have all of the steps needed for you to apply for the Spanish non lucrative visa as well as the process for renewal.  We have helped hundreds of people move to Spain with these steps and have been through the process ourselves as well.

Moving to Spain, how to apply for the non lucrative visa Spain requirements and detailed process for renewal of the Spanish resident card.  Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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Things To Do In Amsterdam With Kids (or Without)

Over 17 years ago Alan and I fell in love with Amsterdam. We were living in London at the time and Alan needed to come over for business a few times. Of course, I would often come with him and roam the city, while he was working and then we would explore together in the evenings.  Those were the days prior to kids, so we ventured to all parts of the city and tried to experience as much as possible.  Now here we are returning years later with our kids, ages 9 and 12.  The city is just as we remembered.  So,  we thought we would share some things to do in Amsterdam with kids. Amsterdam - Kayak Tour near Anne Frank House Continue reading

International Money Transfers & Wise Fees

We are often asked about what we do for international money transfers.  Unfortunately I rarely have a straightforward answer, because it is one of those “it depends” type answers.  We will share with you some of our money transfer tools & tips.

What do we use for international money transfers? Of course, it depends, so we share some of our money transfer tools & tips with you! Read more on WagonersAbroad.com

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