Life on the Costa del Sol

Eco-friendly alternatives for the Costa del Sol

Eco-friendly alternatives for the Costa del Sol

Eco Passion has launched to offer eco-friendly alternatives to plastic for home and business use and bring about positive change. They passionately believe that everyone can really make a difference and take steps towards eliminating the plastic epidemic and saving our planet. It may sound...

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back to work

7 Back to Work Tips

Now’s the time to say goodbye to the holidays and return to work, but this doesn’t mean that we have feel gloomy. There are a few things we can do to get rid of the post-holiday stress and get back to being productive and enjoying...

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San Juan Sabinillas Manilva 2016

San Juan in Sabinillas

San Juan is on the night of the 23rd of June every year and has always been one of our favourite Spanish fiestas. It stems from the pagan midsummer celebrations which has been turned into a saint’s day and in true Spanish style it has...

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Tell the world you look great in glasses

To highlight and reward the millions of ordinary people in Spain who look amazing in their glasses Specsavers Opticas are running the Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition. People can enter between the 1st June and the 5th July via Facebook and online at en.specsavers.es/loveglasses...

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Financial Advice for Expats Manilva

If you have questions about managing your finances as an expat in Spain, there's an informative seminar taking place in Manilva on Thursday 21st May which can help. It's free to attend and there will be advice about changes to Spanish taxes, UK pensions, wills and...

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Voting in Manilva

As the results of the UK elections come in and it looks like the Conservatives have won with a majority, it's time to turn our attention to the Spanish municipal elections on the 24th May. We have been looking into voting as a foreigner in...

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