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Residence Visas, Spanish Non Lucrative Visa

How We Got a Spanish Non Lucrative Visa in 35 Maddening Bureaucratic Steps

The Spanish Non Lucrative Residence Visa I knew it was possible for Americans to legally live in Spain for a year. I just didn't know that the visa we needed was called the Spanish non lucrative residence visa. It took me over a month to figure that out. It would take several more to figure… Continue reading How We Got a Spanish Non Lucrative Visa in 35 Maddening Bureaucratic Steps

Culture Shock, Expat Family Life, Expat Tips

How to Cope with Culture Shock – An Expert’s Guide

Moving to a foreign country may be one of the greatest adventures you ever pursue. Yet the excitement and planning of your international adventure can mask a much darker side of your move abroad -- the emotional toll of culture shock. What is culture shock and why does it occur? Culture shock refers to the… Continue reading How to Cope with Culture Shock – An Expert’s Guide