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10 Reasons to Study in Madrid

According to the last study published by the Spanish Education Ministry more than 1,500,000 university students arrived to Spain during the 2014/2015 academic year in order to complete an undergraduate or a master's degree in a Spanish university. They were all spread around the country, but it was revealed that approximately a 20% of them chose Madrid as first option. We interviewed some of these students and here are the 10 most repeated reasons of why they decided to come to Madrid.

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Yes, I certainly agree with all your points,. Maybe you should also mention the museums, Prado, Thyssen, etc.. (or did I miss them... Read More
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10 Important Things Expats Need to Know About Healthcare in Spain

Spain is often a popular option for expats looking to move within Europe. With easy access to the continent, warm weather, sandy beaches, a diverse cultural heritage and the widespread use of English as a second language in tourist hotspots, it's no wonder so many people choose to relocate there. In fact, according to the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, when records were taken in July 2015, there were 308,821 UK expats living in Spain, and 39,825 US expats.

If you are considering moving to Spain, here are 10 things you might want to know about the country's healthcare system before you arrive.

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Renovating a property in Spain: what you need to know

Many people dream of buying a property in Spain before renovating and restoring it into a stunning home or holiday villa. Whether you've always loved the thought of moving to the rural Spanish countryside or you'd like a holiday spot on the Costa del Sol, there are a huge range of options. But if this is a new idea for you and you've never done som...
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8 great reasons to live in Spain

Thinking of moving to Spain ? It can be a wonderful experience to head to a warmer climate, and there are lots of great reasons why Spain could be the right place for you. Whether you are moving here for a career opportunity, planning for your retirement or are simply looking for a change of scenery, Spain is a fantastic choice. Nevertheless, choos...
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Environmental Volunteering On The Island Of Ibiza, Spain

The island of Ibiza lies in the Mediterranean Ocean , around fifty miles off the south east coast of Spain, and although it is one of the largest islands in the Balearic Islands , it is experiencing problems that are harming the environment of the island. While most people who think of volunteering projects  tend to look to Africa or Asia, there are plenty of things that can be done in the developed world to help safeguard the future. From d...
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The definitive guide to studying abroad in Barcelona

If you picture your time studying abroad  immersed in European styling, amongst grand, artistic architecture in a cosmopolitan setting, and situated by the azure waters of the Mediterranean, then Barcelona is the city for you.  Barcelona is both diverse in ethnicity and rich in culture. To study in this city is to not only being based in the capital of the autonomous community of Catalonia, but it’s also Spain’s second largest city.&nbs...
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The Definitive Guide to Studying Abroad in Salamanca

To study abroad is to immerse yourself in another culture, challenge your comfort zone, and ultimately become a citizen of the world. Spain is a very popular country to discover your independence and has some beautiful places to call home while you do. Besides the country’s capital Madrid, and the cosmopolitan Barcelona, Salamanca is an incredibly popular Spanish city to study in. From centuries old universities claiming their part in Catalan his...
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What To Expect When Living In Spain

The wonderful climate and the excellent food has meant that many people dream of having the opportunity to live and work in Spain , along with the large numbers of people who have chosen to retire to this beautiful country. However, Spain  is a country that suffered significantly during the recession caused by the financial collapse in 2008, and in many ways it is still recovering and finding its feet again. There are many differences that y...
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The Definitive Guide to Studying Abroad in Madrid

Spain ranks highly as one of the world’s most popular places to study abroad , and with Madrid arguably the country’s cultural capital, it makes for an amazing place to hit the books. Here you can study, while immersing yourself in one of the world’s most spoken languages, and as Madrid offers the whole attractive study experience for international students, it’s the total package.  Studying abroad varies from studying domestically in so man...
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10 Things to do in Madrid

Madrid , the thumping heart of Spain, is a dynamic and cultural capital packed with things to do that can provide amazing memories and experiences. Today, we're delivering you 10 things to do in this diverse city. Who knows, maybe you will just fall in love with Madrid like we did.   1. Get outdoors     Regardless of the temps -- and yes, they can get mighty roasty in the depth of the summer -- no visit to Madrid is complete withou...
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