Spain is an amazing country to live in but it’s important to be aware of the drawbacks that exist for people looking to further their careers here.
International students from around the world often jump at the chance to study in the US. So why is that some American students are defecting to study in Sweden instead?
They may not be as popular as Barcelona, Seville or Valencia but it’s worth getting off the beaten track to discover some of the least touristy cities in Spain, and the wonderful things they have to offer.
A step-by-step guide for all expats with a health insurance.
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Can there be anything more enjoyable than traversing Spain discovering all the regional variety that the country has to offer?
Here in the waning weeks of 2019, it’s natural to look back at the decade that’s drawing to an end. But the close of a decade is not just about looking backward - it’s also a good time to consider what the next ten years have in store.
We asked our readers what surprised them most about working and living in Europe. This is what they had to say.
Every day until Christmas Eve, The Local explains the unique history behind Spanish Christmas traditions in our own Advent calendar.
Sue Wilson of Bremain in Spain compares recent experience of healthcare in Britain and in Spain.
Spain's proposed coalition could succeed, even without a majority in parliament.
In this week's installment, Heath Savage tackles a problematic corner of the dilapidated farmhouse she bought in Galicia.
Home to one of Spain's most important private art collections that includes paintings by Goya, Velazquez and Rubens, the Liria Palace was for decades Madrid's best kept cultural secret.
Amnesty International has called for the immediate release of two jailed Catalan leaders, insisting that the "vague" and "overly broad" interpretation of sedition used to jail them could have a profound effect on the right to protest in Spain.
If you needed proof that Spanish is spoken at a much faster rate than English, this new study does exactly that, but speed doesn’t necessarily equate to efficiency.
One of the best things about the cold months in Spain is that it's a perfect excuse to enjoy winter warming dishes.
The Local takes a look at some of Papa's favourite haunts in Spain.
The young leader of Spain's conservative Popular Party, Pablo Casado, has toned down his harsh rhetoric ahead of Sunday's repeat general election after leading the PP to its worst ever results with an aggressive campaign the last time around.
Spaniards are loud, lazy and love a nice long siesta... don't they?
More and more people are also choosing to live in the buzz of Spain’s third city, Valencia. But what is it about the coastal city that is proving so attractive?
Richard Torné reflects on the recent exhumation of the Spanish dictator and what it tells us about modern Spain.
Several members of Spain's opera community have leapt to Spanish tenor Placido Domingo's defence after other performers accused him of sexual harassment.
Spain’s airport operator Aena confirmed that 46 flights to and from Spanish airports on Monday have been cancelled with the collapse of British travel group Thomas Cook.