Living in Madrid guide for expats

All the information you need to relocate and live in Madrid.

Our selection of articles for expatriation in Madrid

Nature and city sports activities in Madrid

When you think of Madrid, football may be the first thing that comes to mind. While locals are passionate about their teams ...

Gastronomy in Madrid

As a truly international city, Madrid has something food-wise to offer every expat. While it has its own culinary traditions ...

Leisure activities in Madrid

As the country's vibrant capital, there is always something going on in Madrid. Boasting some of Europe's best art and ...

Things to do in Madrid

When it comes to finding ways of enjoying your free time, Madrid doesn't disappoint. The Spanish capital is packed with ...

Transports in Madrid

Madrid is the third largest city in the European Union and covers more than 600 square kilometers. That said, it's important to ...

Student life in Madrid

Madrid is the capital of Spain, a city that never sleeps and a top destination for Spanish and international students. The big ...

Universities in Madrid

Madrid is a hub of culture, politics, industry and innovation, as well as being one of Europe's leading financial centres ...

Rental options in Madrid

Every year the Spanish capital Madrid welcomes thousands of expatriates from across the globe. Spain's largest city attracts ...

Buying property in Madrid

Despite the economic ravages wrought by the coronavirus pandemic, the property market in Madrid remains relatively dynamic and ...

Madrid neighbourhood guide

Location is probably the most important determining factor when purchasing a home. You see, no matter how much you like your ...

Work environment Madrid

While much of life in Madrid is comparable to other parts of Europe, it has a business culture all its own. Even as the business ...

The Madrid labour market

As the capital of Spain, the cosmopolitan city of Madrid is more than a tourist destination. It is one of the country's most ...

Finding work in Madrid

Madrid, Spain's capital city, is one of the country's leading destinations for expats. This vibrant, exciting global ...

Discovering Madrid

Madrid offers expats a great mix of cosmopolitan city and classic European charm. Daily life in Madrid is laid back and locals ...

Networking etiquette in Madrid

Networking isn't just an important part of finding a job, it's also an important way to grow your business or progress in your ...

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