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Expat Guide to Living in Madrid

Whether you're already living in Madrid or preparing to move to Madrid, our Expat Guide to Living in Spain offers articles and reports submitted by expats about expat life in Madrid. For answers to specific questions, visit our Spain Forum to talk with expats in Madrid.

5 Tips For Living in Madrid

Expats in Madrid live in a city with a broad appeal to people throughout the world, rich cultural traditions and some of the most delicious food in the world!

Expat Health Insurance and Healthcare

Expat Health Insurance and Healthcare in Madrid

An expat in Madrid recommends HM hospitals, says that prescriptions are a fraction of the prices that they are in the US and has a warning about US health insurance policies for expats.

More Culture Shock Reports for Madrid

Culture shock is part of the settling in process. Knowing the different phases of culture shock and how other expats in Madrid handle it can be very comforting. Below are some of the responses from expats in Madrid:
Submit a Culture Shock Report

More Living in Madrid Reports

What are people's priorities in Madrid - work? family? socializing? What are the best ways to meet other expats? Are people accepting of racial, cultural and religious differences? Below are some of the responses from expats in Madrid:
Submit a Living Overseas Report

More Moving to Madrid Reports

What should you take with you when you move to Madrid? What should you leave behind? What type of housing and neighborhoods are typical for expats in Madrid? Below are some of the responses from expats in Madrid:
Submit a Moving Overseas Report

Reviews of Schools in Madrid

Reviews and school profiles from expat parents and even a few school administrators in Madrid. Great place to find insight into school facilities, teachers and curriculum. Below are some of the reviews from expats in Madrid:
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Dream vs. Reality Report

Most expats have have "dreams" (and fears) about the expatriate experience before they moved to Madrid. If you are already living in Madrid, share how those "dreams" have been fulfilled, and how they have not by filling out our Dream vs. Reality Report.

Submit a Dream vs. Reality Report

Overseas Retirement Report

Retiring abroad can be a great option for retirees seeking their dream lifestyle at an affordable price. Help other retirees, who are thinking about retiring in Madrid by filling out our Overseas Retirement report.

Submit a Retire Abroad Report

Having a Baby Abroad Report

How did expats choose their doctors, midwives, hospitals? What is childbirth like in Madrid? Help other expats who are preparing to have a baby in Madrid by filling out our Having a Baby Abroad Report.

Submit a Having a Baby Abroad Report

Working Abroad Report

What's it like to find a job in Madrid? How difficult was it to obtain a work permit? What types are jobs are typical for expats in Madrid? Help others following in your footsteps by filling out our Working Abroad Report.

Submit a Working Abroad Report
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12 Expats Talk About What It's Like Moving to Spain

Expats in Spain share their experiences moving to Spain. From what to bring to learning Spanish, culture shock to finding a flat.
Expats in Spain share their experiences moving to Spain. From what to bring to learning Spanish, culture shock to finding a flat. ...

Moving to Valencia

Expats moving to Valencia enjoy life on the Mediterranean coast and a cost of living that is lower than what expats in Barcelona and Madrid must absorb.

Expats moving to Valencia enjoy life on the Mediterranean coast and a cost of living that is lower than what expats in Barcelona and Madrid must absorb....

Moving to Barcelona

Expats in Barcelona enjoy a beautiful city on the Mediterranean Sea and one of the most popular cities in Europe. Here is some great advice from expat that already live there.

Expats in Barcelona enjoy a beautiful city on the Mediterranean Sea and one of the most popular cities in Europe. Here is some great advice from expat that already live there....

Retirement-In-SalamancaAn Expat Shares What it's Like Retiring in Salamanca, Spain

This report on retiring to Salamanca in Spain offers a great deal of advice for expats who might consider moving to this university city later in life. Find out about some of the the specifics to living in Salamanca and also what motivated this retiree to pick this ancient Celtic city in Northwestern Spain.

This report on retiring to Salamanca in Spain offers a great deal of advice for expats who might consider moving to this university city later in life. Find out about some of the the specifics to liv...

Moving-To-ValenciaAn Expat Talks about Moving to Valencia, Spain

Take some time and get to know the zones of the city in a preview trip if you can. Do what works for you... unlike the US, you are paying the rental agents at least a month's rent for their services, so call SEVERAL and see what each can find. Be very clear what you are looking to rent, and walk around in the area and call the numbers from the signs in the windows.

Take some time and get to know the zones of the city in a preview trip if you can. Do what works for you... unlike the US, you are paying the rental agents at least a month's rent for their services, ...

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