Month: February 2015

Sharing an Apartment with International Students

Finding an apartment in a foreign country is hard, finding good roommates is even harder. We all know the struggle, it's a flip of the coin, you either end up making amazing memories with great...


5 Habits I Picked Up in Spain

1. Siesta: no matter where you are, at 2 or 3pm it is always siesta time!   2. Close Talking: There is no personal space between one human being and another is Spain.   3. Excessive...


Booking a room online vs. in person

It is more than obvious that booking a hotel room from abroad is quite different from booking a room in a country where you will be living in for some time. The security factor for both is quite...


The Anti-Valentine

Quite frankly we might all be a bit tired of all the Valentine day drama. With all of the hearts, flowers, chocolate, cards and jewelry. So if you are like most of us out there and just want to stay...


What to do after you move in?

After countless hours of searching online, viewing dozens of apartments and dealing with landlords and agencies, you have finally moved in to your new place...life is grand isn't it? Well don't...


Best Brunch Spots in Madrid

So your new years resolution is to eat healthier and exercise more, without breaking your diet and staying clear of any temptations. But who can say no to brunch? Really think about it...NO ONE, so...