CASAS AND CAVES
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CASAS AND CAVES
0034 958 744000
[email protected]

RETIREMENT

Thousands of Britons are happily retired in Spain, many are on the coast, but an increasing number are settling down in the countryside.

What are the pros and cons to settling in Spain in the Autumn years?

Cons – things to bear in mind:

1) It can be harder for people in their latter years to learn a new language. This means that it can be more difficult to settle into a Spanish community. In reality, being retired means that one has more time to integrate with the locals and more time for Spanish lessons.


2) Many grandparents worry that they will never see their grandchildren. In fact, most retired people in Spain have more time on aggregate with their families as the family tend to visit for a whole week or fortnight’s holiday.


3) Some people are nervous about driving on the “wrong side of the road