Blogs that I’m following

In Spain

A lot of wind – An expat writer, photographer and English teacher shares stories from the windiest spot in Spain.
American in Spain – This fellow American expat keeps me up-to-date on Spanish politics, his darling daughter, techy discoveries, and more – all while giving me a good laugh.
Christine in Spain – The Seattle native blogs about life in Spain from the Mediterranean coast.
Gee, Cassandra – An American (English) teaching assistent who now calls Madrid home.
Kaley…& Más – An American expat from Indiana shares comical stories from life in Salamanca.
Pass the Ham – I don’t know what her name is (Hamantha?) or where she’s from, but her take on Spain is hilarious.
Scribbler in Seville – Stories from a journalist, translator, teacher, wife and mother living in southern Spain.
Sunshine and Siestas – She left the skyscrapers of Chicago for the olive groves of Andalucia.


Border Jumpers – Blog of Bernard Pollack and Danielle Nierenberg as they travel in Africa.
Country Skipper – A German girl in Texas. Need I say more?
De La Pura Vida Costa Rica – The fellow “Erin who fell for a Latin guy” shares stories about life in paradise.
Jimaba – A Georgian who reports on life in New Zealand.
Seattle’s Travels – A Canadian photographer with a passion for travel.
Status Viatoris – Tales from a modern-day nomad (who at the moment resides in a small Italian village).
The Travelling Editor – Musings from an avid hitchhiker based in London and anywhere else his thumb will take him.
Travel Notes – A world traveler who has lived in the US, but now calls India home.

Useful travel/expat sites

Go Overseas – Study Abroad in Spain
Gap Year Escape
Travel Advice Europe
As we travel
Barcelona Life
Context Travelread my review on their walking seminar
Guiri Guide
Expat Arrival Spain Guide
Expat Blog – the expatriate community
Life Out of a Suitcase – Stories by 20 something woman expats and travelers
Lonely Planet
My Destination
Pocket Village
Spain Holidays

Other Lonely Planet Travel Bloggers