You should live in Madrid at least once in your life. It’s a compact fun filled city with so much atmosphere. Here are 29 reasons why everyone needs to live in Madrid at least once… 1. You can walk pretty much everywhere in the centre 2. You always bump into someone you know 3. There’s…

Travelling in Europe can be quite cheap with all the low cost companies, but they can sting you if need to check extra bags or go overweight. Here are some useful tips when traveling, and how to get the cheapest flights and best deals available. Read on! Skyscanner One thing that I love about Skyscanner is…

1. Toledo Until the year 1561, Toledo was the capital of Spain. It stands 70km south of Madrid, easily accessible by train (30 mins with Renfe) and coach, (1hr). This lovely medieval city offers a great day out. From the gothic cathedral and the alcazar castle, to the historical swords and souvenirs. If you only have a…

  Madrid has live music every day of the week. You can find great venues from the reformed established jazz bars to the new  jam sessions basements! Whatever you’re looking for, Madrid has it all. Here’s a list of my favourite places… Cafe Berlin – Cocktails & Live Music – C/ Jacometrezo 4, 28013 It’s been open…

When moving to a new city, you need to get your bearings. Usually people stay in hostels until they eventually find an apartment they like. If you don’t have a friend already living there, go explore the city and talk to the locals (you may even see “For Rent” signs on balconies). You could even…

So you’re travelling through Europe (or even the world) and finally arrive at a location that you just feel that you need to stay…longer… that is, not as a tourist. Here are a few ideas for jobs that are quite easily available for 3-6 months or more, where you might not get rich, but you’ll…