Blog in English

How much does it cost to live in the Southern Costa Blanca… a simple guide to eating drinking and entertainment.
Blog in English · 09. January 2021
For this guide we have used the Province of Alicante, a popular destination choice for ex-pats and second home owners from across Europe.

Blog in English · 29. October 2020
The city of Elche is 23 km southwest of Alicante and is home to extensive palm groves numbering some 300,000 individual trees, it is Europe’s largest palm forest and was originally planted by the Phoenicians.

Blog in English · 22. July 2020
The military airbase at San Javier can be traced back to 1927 and was home from the beginning for various units from the school of Naval Aeronautics, this teaching and educational facility over time became the General Air Academy or Academia del Aire (AGA). The Naval Aeronautic schools originally built what is today the San Javier airport and its hangars, some of which are more or less the same as they were 90 years ago and have stood the test of time.

Blog in English · 30. June 2020
The early 1970’s saw the beginning of what today some consider to be a small city, Ciudad Quesada is a district in the municipality of Rojales (Province of Alicante) 6km from the Mediterranean coast with a population of over 16,000 people.

Blog in English · 21. May 2020
The global coronavirus pandemic continues unfolding affecting lives and livelihoods and taking down the normal functioning of society, stalling the world’s economy.

Blog in English · 21. May 2020
In the Spanish newspaper El Pais Ramon Munez reported on the 21st of February 2020 that Spain’s rail company Renfe has won a €5.56 billion contract to operate a high speed rail line between the States of Houston and Dallas in the United States

Blog in English · 06. May 2020
Congratulations! You have found the home you have searched for in Spain. Now you need to consider getting your utilities connected.

Blog in English · 06. May 2020
EPC's or to give them their correct title "Certifcado de Eficiencia Energética", is the documentation that certifies the energy rating of your home. Similar to washing machines and refrigerators. It identifies the rating on a band from A to G, A being the most efficient and G being the least efficient.

Blog in English · 06. May 2020
Article 206 of the Regulations of Organic Law 4/2000, refers to the rights and freedoms of foreigners in Spain and covers their social integration, approved by Royal Decree 557/2011 20th of April. It states that foreigners having a realtionship with Spain for economic, professional or social interests shall be provided with a unique and exclusive number for identification purposes.

Blog in English · 06. May 2020
After landing at the mouth of the Ebro Scipio’s conquest of the vast area of Carthago Nova (New Carthage) in 209 BC led to the definitive expansion of what had already become an important political and economic centre in the Mediterranean.

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