3 Kings are for Mojaqueros only, sorry

The 3 Kings parade in Mojácar was an interesting affair, I’m told one of the floats ran out of fuel half way round and there was a “slight delay” whilst someone ran down to get some more. (Later note: This was a mis-communication. It actually happened in Turre! Mojácar’s went off without this hitch.) However, I’m more interested in the invitation to come and watch them issued by the tourist board on their Turismo de Continue reading 3 Kings are for Mojaqueros only, sorry

Foreigners go home – residency rules overhauled to stop you getting health access

It’s going to be more difficult to get residency and health care rights after the government announced plans to slash a billion euros off healthcare by stopping “health tourism”. Does health tourism actually exist? It seems it does, and many people accuse the Brits of wanting it. Anyway, the state will revise the rules giving out padrons and residencias, making it a lot more difficult for people to get one unless they have a valid Continue reading Foreigners go home – residency rules overhauled to stop you getting health access