Monthly Archives: January 2017

Javea Costa Blanca Expat Interview Lasse Eriksson

What is your name?                                                                              Lasse Eriksson

How old are you?                                                                                       50

Where were you born?                                                         Sodertalje/Sweden

Were do you live now?                                                                          Javea

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New 40 min Javea TV Documentary Watch Video Here

Here is a Javea TV documentary created by local producers Torben Thoger Productions & UP NOW Costa Blanca

This is a very good documentary that gives an all-round view of the town and coast of Javea. There are interviews with local business people about living and working in the area, as well as contributions from Spanish and foreign locals, as well as insights from others, such as Javea’s mayor José Chulvi.

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Javea Costa Blanca Expat Interview Please fill in our questionaire

Huge numbers of people consider moving to Spain, and more specifically Javea and the surrounding towns, every year. For many reasons most of these possible relocators will not make the move.

Giving ‘real life’ personal opinions is perhaps the best way for people to get a true idea about what living in the area is actually like on a day to day basis.

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Javea Costa Blanca Expat Interview Peter Hayward

What is your name?
Peter Hayward

How old are you?                                                                                         57

Where were you born?                                                                            Kent UK

Were do you live now?                                                                           Javea

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Javea Costa Blanca Expat Interview Carol O’Gorman

What is your name?                                                                              Carol O’Gorman

How old are you?                                                                                       68

Where were you born?                                                        Buckinghamshire UK

Were do you live now?                                                                          Split my time between Moraira and UK with the intention of eventually spending all my time in Spain”

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Algar Waterfalls and Algar Dino Park Costa Blanca

If you are looking for a new place to slip away and explore in the Javea area then you should plan a trip out to the Fuentes del Algar Waterfalls. This can make a great day trip as it is less than an hour from Javea.

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British Expats in Spain and France Receive the Most House Guests

Many people may have noticed just how popular they have become with a whole host of friends and relatives since they made the move to Javea. This is all wonderful as you will get to see your loved ones at least once a year.

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Saving Money on a Javea Holiday

It’s almost that time of year again, when we dig out the flip flops, dust off the factor zero sizzle cream and start planning our summer jollies. The problem is that many of us have less disposable income than ever before, and are having to take the belts in a few notches at a time. We are making more cutbacks and making more savings than ever before, yet there is a distinct reluctance for us Brits to give up our holidays, we are just getting more savvy about saving money in this area too.

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New home construction booms along the Costa Blanca

New homes construction booming along the Costa Blanca
The fact that the Alicante region saw an increase of over 300% of new homes during last year proves that the housing market in the Costa Blanca region is beginning to grow.

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Why are so many people leaving the Costa Blanca to go home?

The news is full of the mass exodus from Spain as thousands of expats give up their dream of living in the sun and returning to blighty disheartened and disillusioned. According to the Spanish Government 250,000 foreign residents ‘fell off’ the Padron in 2016. That amounts to a huge number of people giving up on Spain and moving ‘home’.

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Unusualy cold weather brings Snow to Javea Costa Blanca

The Northern Costa Blanca awoke this morning (January 19 2016) to a rare sight as snow covers not only the mountains but also the lower elevations including large parts of Javea.

Snow covered Costa Blanca

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