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  • How to Get Around Madrid

    5 Ways to Get Around Madrid, Spain

    Let’s just say that I had no idea what I was doing when I arrived in Madrid by train, and I got some very strange looks as I got off and on the metro…

    May 24, 2017
  • Expat Interview: Moving to Barcelona

    Expat Interview: Living it up in Barcelona

    Welcome to the Expat Interview Series! I’ve reached out to expats in different countries to hear why people might choose to move abroad, and how they do it. If you want to know more about…

    May 2, 2017
  • Most Beautiful Spanish Villages Andalucia Spain Migrating Miss Travel Blog

    7 of the Most Beautiful Villages in Andalucía, Spain

    Naming Spain’s most beautiful villages is a daunting task, given the size of the country and all the amazing little places there are to see. Instead I’ve given myself the (still difficult) task of…

    March 23, 2017
  • How Living Abroad Changed the Way I Speak - Expat Life

    An Ode to A Year in Spain

    I live in Spain.  The words still sound strange to my own ears, like what I’m saying doesn’t quite fit even though I’ve lived in Spain for over a year. At times I feel…

    February 12, 2017
  • Ronda, Spain

    The Beautiful Spanish Town of Ronda

    “Lovely promenades, fine wine, excellent food, nothing to do…” This is how Ernest Hemingway described Ronda, after spending much of a summer there in 1959. I’m not entirely sure I’d agree there is nothing…

    January 16, 2017
  • Stories Behind Instagram Photos

    The Stories Behind the Instagram Photos

    Instagram seems to be the social media platform where people like to post their best photos. We talk about having a “Facebook life” and no one really knowing what goes on in our real…

    December 28, 2016
  • Moving Abroad Living Overseas Solo Alone

    MM Monthly Thoughts: November 2016

    I initially titled this post MM Monthly Thoughts October. Oops. Shows you where I am with my thinking of this year. It’s gone way to fast for me, although it appears some people think…

    November 30, 2016