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Weddings in Spain

Getting married in Spain: Marriage and partnerships in Spain


If you are planning a wedding in Spain, the process for getting married in Spain can be quite bureaucratic and is affected by the region in which you live.

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Childcare in Spain

Childcare in Spain


If you plan to enrol your child into childcare in Spain, here's a guide to the different childcare options in Spain.

Pros and cons of expat life for families with children

The pros and cons of expat life for families with children


Relocating overseas is a great adventure but if you're moving with the whole family in tow, there are important things to consider in order to help your children transition as smoothly as possible.

Online dating

Expat dating: Online dating guide for expats


Online dating is today's new norm – and an excellent way for expats to meet like-minded people when moving abroad. How can you make online dating work for you?

Dating in Europe: First date etiquette


The dating game is hard enough, even when you know the ‘rules'. So how do you date when living abroad and you don't know how the game is played? Here's a guide to expat dating in Europe.

Expat dating: Online dating after divorce


Tips and advice for getting into the online dating game after a divorce.

Divorce in Spain

Getting a divorce in Spain


In the unfortunate event that you need to file a divorce in Spain, here's a guide to divorce procedures in Spain.

Preschool in Spain

Preschool in Spain

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If you're looking to enrol your child into childcare in Spain, here's a guide to nurseries and kindergartens in Spain.

UK divorce law

Divorce: English divorce law abroad


For a UK couple living abroad, it may still be possible to use the English courts and an English lawyer to handle divorce proceedings.

Divorce abroad

Divorce abroad: 10 steps to protect your children


Frank Arndt looks at cases where the expat dream ends in despair and frustration. If your marriage breaks down, the prospects can be daunting if you are 'stuck' in a foreign country.


International adoption: are you ready?

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Expat Women sheds light on the personal and challenging considerations expat couples will face when seriously thinking of adopting a child abroad.

International baby names

Baby names in a multi-culti family

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Parents of new-born babies all over the world have very different options in their choice of given names.

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