Mental health: what are the warning signs international residents should look out for?

Mental health: what are the warning signs international residents should look out for?

Following a career abroad can be exciting and challenging in equal measure. Many people struggle to adapt as they attempt to deal with culture shock, new ways of working, a different language, and being distant from friends and family. So, how can you better look after your mental health?

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How to get a Digital Covid Certificate for travel in Spain’s different regions
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How to get a Digital Covid Certificate for travel in Spain’s different regions

The EU-wide Digital Covid Certificates are set to be introduced across the bloc on July 1st, but Spain has already launched its own health pass for travel and many regions across the country have made it available to their residents. Here's how you can request yours.

‘It’s so frustrating’: The foreigners in Spain who haven’t been vaccinated even though it’s their turn
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‘It’s so frustrating’: The foreigners in Spain who haven’t been vaccinated even though it’s their turn

Readers reveal: What it’s really like to give birth in Spain
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Readers reveal: What it’s really like to give birth in Spain

Having a baby is an exciting experience, but it can also be daunting with many unknowns. Even if you’ve given birth before, having a baby in a new country where the language and customs are not your own, can be difficult. Here's everything you need to know about what it's like to give birth in Spain.

Less social life but grateful: How Spaniards are suffering less pandemic fatigue than others

Less social life but grateful: How Spaniards are suffering less pandemic fatigue than others

Fixed contract after six months: How Spain plans to solve job instability for its temporary workers 

Fixed contract after six months: How Spain plans to solve job instability for its temporary workers 

Why do Spanish people say these English words when slamming Spain?
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Why do Spanish people say these English words when slamming Spain?

How much does it cost to have air conditioning at home in Spain?

How much does it cost to have air conditioning at home in Spain?

New rules and laws: Everything that changes in Spain in June 2021
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New rules and laws: Everything that changes in Spain in June 2021

ANALYSIS: Does Spain’s disorganised easing of restrictions make the pandemic even more unpredictable?
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ANALYSIS: Does Spain’s disorganised easing of restrictions make the pandemic even more unpredictable?

Spain’s uneven lifting of restrictions as well as the lack of caution and clarity by government could be contributing to potential “superspreader” events such as last week’s street parties, Barcelona-based Graham Keeley finds out.

OPINION: Ending Spain’s state of alarm in May will be a strategic error
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OPINION: Ending Spain’s state of alarm in May will be a strategic error

Not just English teaching: The jobs you can do in Spain without speaking Spanish
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Not just English teaching: The jobs you can do in Spain without speaking Spanish

If you want to find work in Spain but don’t speak the language yet, it can be difficult to secure employment, but it's not impossible. The Local spoke to some of the foreigners in Spain who have succeded in landing a job without speaking Spanish.

Moving to Barcelona: A guide to the best neighbourhoods to live in

Moving to Barcelona: A guide to the best neighbourhoods to live in

EXPLAINED: The visas Americans need to live and work in Spain 
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EXPLAINED: The visas Americans need to live and work in Spain 

EXPLAINED: How Britons can import belongings into Spain duty-free post-Brexit
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EXPLAINED: How Britons can import belongings into Spain duty-free post-Brexit

Covid restrictions and travel rules: What US travellers should know before visiting Spain this summer
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Covid restrictions and travel rules: What US travellers should know before visiting Spain this summer

After more than a year, Spain has opened up to vaccinated travellers from outside the EU, meaning that Americans can come to visit. From visa matters and vaccine certificates to health forms and regional rules, here's everything US citizens need for their trip to Spain from June 2021.

Reader question: Does Spain offer Covid vaccines to national or international tourists?

Reader question: Does Spain offer Covid vaccines to national or international tourists?

UPDATE: Can I travel from the UK to Spain through France despite the new restrictions?
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UPDATE: Can I travel from the UK to Spain through France despite the new restrictions?

Spain lifts ban on cruise ship arrivals from June 7th

Spain lifts ban on cruise ship arrivals from June 7th

What’s happening to property prices on Spain’s Costa del Sol in 2021?

What’s happening to property prices on Spain’s Costa del Sol in 2021?

A glance at the latest statistics for the Costa del Sol property market shows a very different story to 2020, the latest real estate stats reveal. Andalusia real estate experts The Property Agent give The Local Spain the lowdown on the Costa del Sol's property prices in 2021.

Buying a property in Spain in 2021: Seven key points to consider

Buying a property in Spain in 2021: Seven key points to consider

Seven big differences between buying a property in Spain and in the United States
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Seven big differences between buying a property in Spain and in the United States

Where to rent a cheap apartment on the coast in Spain this summer

Where to rent a cheap apartment on the coast in Spain this summer