The British community in Sant Pere de Ribes is remarkable. It is very well-integrated into the society there. The area is so appealing to the British community because of the quality of life offered in combination with the lovely environment that blends a country feel with the Mediterranean seaside, offering plenty of local cuisine as well. Sant Pere de Ribes is a Catalan municipality of the Garraf...
If there is a clear indicator of the consequences of the economic crisis, it is in the immigration stats. In 2011, more than half a million people (507,000), left the country. Nevertheless, British expats are still increasing their presence in Spain, despite the turmoil. According to the National Statistics Institute (I.N.E.), a total of 391,000 Brits are living in Spain.
Alicante is one of the fastest growing provinces in Spain. Alicante city, is already considered to be one of the largest metropolitan areas in the Comunidad Valenciana. Frequent and affordable flights from London make it an easily accessible tourist attraction. Alicante has a unique combination of a modern metropolis, seaside and laidback countryside.
Puerto Banús is located in the south of Spain, in Nueva Andalucía and is a one of a kind, specially created marina designed to impress its visitors. The vision of a luxury marina was born in the heart of José Banús, a local property developer.
When looking at places in Spain for a relaxing and interesting holiday, a visitor travelling from the UK is spoiled for choice. One of the very best places to consider is the coastal town of Valencia.
If you are looking to make a buy in Spain, you have to keep in mind the economy is going south for Spain as it is for the rest of the world. Property for sale in Santander can be difficult to locate. You should think about enlisting a real estate agent who is more familiar with the property for sale in Santander.