Read about the most important services that you will need for your stay, and do not worry for lacking any of them
Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid (CRTM) proudly launched a promotion operation of the new smart card from July 7 till October 15 when you have a chance to get this card for free. Yes, for free. Well, only temporarily within the period of promotion.
Finally, the dreams of every traveller have come true in terms of roaming for free. Since June 2017 roaming charges are officially cancelled. However, you will rarely get things for free completely. There are special rules and conditions for free roaming in Europe. Learn with us how to easily avoid any charges for example by getting European SIM card.
Well, in Spain we have several worldwide renowned banks, so that the presence of bank entities in Madrid is considerable. Here, in this post we want to help you out to be prepared for all the steps for opening a bank account in Spain, so that you are not out of guard when doing it.
Here is a post for helping you out on how to move around Madrid as locals do. We do not want you to have that feeling of being lost and stranded in the middle of a station without knowing where to go.
In this post we are going to explain the process for getting the Madrid Public Transportation Card. In some cases, it will be difficult and a long and stressful process, but we will give you two different ways you can use to get your Transportation Card!
Going from Madrid airport to the city center is easy, fast, comfortable and cheap. There are different ways to get from the airport to Madrid city center, but there are mainly two forms: private transportation (Cabify, Uber, Taxi ...) or public transportation (Metro, Train or Bus) and those options depend on which area of Madrid you go to.
This is why is crucial to have a local mobile plan at your new destination, and if it is from the first day you get there, even better. We are going to expose the main mobile carriers and plans in Madrid, both for contract and prepay, and how to get a Spanish data plan.
We are going to focus our attention on the two main documents needed for staying legally in Spain for a while, which are the Spanish student visa and the NIE number, adding some details as well for work visas in Spain. So finally you will know what exactly will you need and how to proceed with the processing.
One of the key things every student abroad needs for their experience is a health and travel insurance policy. If you have plans to study abroad in Spain, one of the main requirements during your visa interview is that you can show that you have already applied for a health insurance policy so you can show proof that you are going to be covered during your stay in Spain.