Our Year In Spain - A family adventure

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Our Year In Spain - A family adventure
A family are going to pack up their comfortable life in Sydney to live in Granada, Andalucía for one year. Read as they embark on this move to Spain!
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  • Culture Shocks and Wonderful Surprises 3 months ago cul·ture shock  noun the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture, way of life, or set of attitudes. It’s 1am on a regular Wednesday in June in Granada. The neighbourhood dogs are barking in the usual incessant cacophony, the bars are...
  • Your Local Guide to Granada 7 months ago We wrote this guide to share our knowledge and love of this amazing city with others. It took us a year to find our local rhythm of life in Granada and we wanted to share all that we had learned. We have researched extensively and hope it will provide access to a different experience of Granada....
  • When travel means moving country 10 months ago A Gap Year for All! Given our geographic distance from the rest of the world,  Australians have become accustomed to the concept of a Gap Year – young people taking a year, sometimes more, to explore the world beyond Australia’s shores- however a generational shift is taking place, ushering in...
  • Ibiza: not just a party island 11 months ago Although we had a magical year in Granada, I am keenly aware of the many other incredible places in Spain where we could have lived happily during our year away. Each place I looked at offered something special and different which made it hard to choose. Recently I have been talking to my...
  • A Christmas far from home 13 months ago There is nothing quite like a festival that you would usually celebrate with extended family to remind you that you are far from home. So what happens when you suddenly bump into Christmas while on a sabbatical year?   So you have settled into your new home in a new country, found your feet, your...

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Website Reviews » There are 7 reviews on Our Year In Spain - A family adventure

Octa
10:36 AM October 15, 2012

This blog is so interesting to read. It provides not only insight on the country but also a candid view on the family and their preparations for their trip. The writing is engaging and colourful. I can't wait for future posts.

Michele
13:25 PM October 27, 2012

It is so great to read about a family doing what many of us only dream about! I can't wait to read what happens when they arrive - the preparations are interesting in themselves!

Eva
03:43 AM October 31, 2012

This blog makes me want to pack up and move to Spain. i can sense the excitement in the planning! I will be subscribing to future posts!!!

John
03:45 AM October 31, 2012

Can I come with you? Sounds like you have done some good research. I have learnt some interesting things about Granada from your blog. All the best for the wait until your departure!

Bianca
04:57 AM October 15, 2014

This blog really helped my family when we were planning our time in Granada, Spain. It was great to hear the perspective of what it is like to live abroad with children and gets some ideas of what life is like there.

Pablo
14:09 PM April 07, 2016

Found this blog incredibly insightful as we begin to plan for our own move to Spain. Lot's great stories

Pete
14:17 PM April 07, 2016

I just stumbled upon this blog and couldn't stop reading as I could really relate to this family's vision for their exciting year away. Am inspired to take my family on adventure too

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