Nowadays, there are many people, particularly from the United Kingdom, moving to Spain in order to work live or retire there. The reasons why they choose Spain varies depending on personal circumstances. Nevertheless, Spain has turned to be the top destination for several expatriates from the UK or any part of the world. In fact, it is a paradise for those who aim to retire abroad or even live there.
If you are planning to join thousands of people who need to move overseas, then Spain is the ideal place. Here are five reasons to move to Spain from the UK.
Plenty supply of sunshine is more appealing than continuous rain days (unless it happen you are a farmer). That is especially true when you residents in northern parts of Europe, with the erratic summers and dark winter. In contrast, Spain is well-endowed the whole year with the golden rays from the sun. Additionally, there is no need to fret where to go on the summer holidays – simply stay at your home!
2) Outdoor Activities
With the warmth and sunshine come abundant opportunities to get from houses and enjoy the wonderful Outdoors – diving, sailing, hiking, cycling, climbing, golf, simply paddling at the beach. During winter time there is nice skiing at both ends of the country, in the Pyrenees in the north or in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the south.
3) Health Care
The state of health care system in Spain is one of the best in the entire world. Indeed, the World Health Organization (WHO), in comparing different countries’ health systems for its annual report (World Health Report – Health Systems and Improving Performance) was ranked seventh overall. The facilities are well-equipped, clean, modern well-trained staff and treatment waiting is the main reason.
4) Natural Beauty
In common minds, Spain has enhanced synonymous with tawdry beach hotels that blight its coastline. But that is not the whole story. Most parts are not overdeveloped and there are plenty of beautiful beaches found along the coast.
Away from the major tourist parts of the Mediterranean Sea shore there are an array of natural wonders to you can explore, these include the lush forests of the Basque country, the majestic Picos de Europa national park and the wild coastline of Galicia.
5) Cultural Riches
the glory days of Spain as a world-conquering empire may be gone, but traditional culture and wealth of history still remain. There is Barcelona, architectural ornaments as distinct as the Moorish Alhambra in Granada and numerous are galleries and museums. These include the world-famous art galleries of Madrid, Bilbao’s Guggenheim museum and the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. There is Picasso, Cervantes and flamenco. Or take a stroll simply around cities such as Barcelona and Salamanca, some of the most beautiful cities in Europe.