Whilst I often use forums and Facebook pages as a source of information, I sometimes find the information misleading or advice provided off-putting. This was the case when I began researching registering a UK car in Spain. In fact I found so much contradictory information, out there, that i decided to write about my own experience of registering a UK car In spain in the hope that it would help others 🙂
Now some of you are going to say … “why did you bring your car to Spain, it’s easier just to buy a Spanish car”.
I am not going to argue with that. There are certainly many benefits in having a Spanish car and it maybe we buy a Spanish car in the future. For us, it was simply a matter of circumstances that led us to having a UK car in Spain. Continue reading →
A year in the life of one foot in the cave takes a look at this years blog entries, along with any updates and reflections that we thought worth sharing.
Although before I start, I have to be honest and say that It seems far too soon to be doing a review of 2016. I do sometimes wonder where time goes ?
After all, we started discussing an eventual move to Spain back in September 2012 (whilst sitting on an agricultural terrace in Machu Picchu, Peru). Back then, we had set a goal of being in Spain by the end of 2016. We will actually be there in January 2017, but I think that in the grand scheme of things we can overlook a couple of weeks !
Anyway, enough of the waffling … here goes and I hope you enjoy the read 🙂 Continue reading →
Forums have become part and parcel of our everyday life There are forums for almost anything you can think of and they provide a wealth of information. I have used them for digital photography tips, advise on cave diving setups, how to solve software problems, when to use specific spanish words … and everything in between.
So, when we started to look into buying a property in Andalucia in general and a cave house in particular, a google search of potential forums was one of my first ports of call. Continue reading →