WHEN you build a house from scratch that's based on your own ideas, you end up with what I suppose you might call your...
I really, really hope my neighbours never read this or hear about it, although I don't suppose they will. They speak less English than I speak Spanish
Our OP blogger on his search for an architect in Jerez
No skeletons in the cupboard for our new OP blogger - just under his house!
OP blogger Malcolm Dick puts the kettle on
Our new OP blogger was fascinated to read about the Spanish backlash to Jamie Oliver's take on paella and compares it to Brexit
Expatriate is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as ‘A person who lives outside their native country.’ This definition is pretty much the same as immigrant and it is difficult to understand any logical demarcation between the two words
OP blogger Marianne Hill takes a trip to Orellana de la Sierra, a small town in Extremadura, with her family
There are over half a million UK state pensioners living overseas who do not receive an annual increase to their UK state pension
BEFORE we embarked on our vintage voyage I needed one essential item for the walk, a hat. Take note… survival kit for summer in...
I officially attended my first ‘meet up’ this Saturday past. After broadcasting my need for companionship across various social media groups, I received a number of responses.
Having moved to Spain some two months ago, new Olive Press blogger Lily McNally narrates her expat experience so far
OP blogger Marianne Hill on the death of bullfighter Victor Barrio yesterday
It's the summer holidays! I am a teacher so that might be more exciting for me than it is for you because for me it means two months off of school.
OP blogger Luke Andrews gives his own personal view following the UK's Brexit vote
On 23 June you and I, your European friend, will decide our future, and we can either carry on complaining and distrusting, or we can hold onto this Union and carry on furthering prosperity
OP blogger Luke Andrews (in Spain) on long distance relationships
OP blogger Claire Thomas gives her personal opinion on the Europe: In or Out vote
OP blogger Morris Bishop reviews a concert by Collegium Musicum at Iglesia de la Encarnacion in Marbella
OP blogger Luke Andrews independently organised his own Year Abroad via the British Council and received absolutely no help from the EU
Jo Chipchase examines the latest state of play…
Morris Bishop reviews the concert in Marbella
THREE charity concerts will be performed by the renowned choir and orchestra of the Collegium Musicum, who will be joined by the Camerata Singers...
The use of a cheat note is quite common in Spain and also has its own word, “chuleta”
OP blogger Luke Andrews talks to one of Jerez de la Frontera's largest brotherhoods
OP blogger Luke Andrews watches the preparations for the feria in Jerez