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Living in Madrid, from France

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Madrid

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Madrid expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Madrid
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Enjoy living and working in Madrid

Are you an expat living in Madrid? You will surely come across many questions, such as ʺWhat documents does the Spanish aliens department require for a work permit?”, ʺIn which cases do I need a so-called "Residencia" to stay for longer than half a year?ʺ, or ”What can other expats recommend for special food stores in town?”

Looking for all of the information that is important for living and working in Madrid can take you hours. However, by using our Madrid expat guide you can greatly simplify your relocation to Madrid. Beginning with health-care to tips about local organisations & companies - the guide deals with all the different facets of the expat life in Madrid.

To learn more about how to organize your expat life around the world, please read on in our guide section: From moving to London to living in Berlin, we have it covered.

Madrid Expat Locations

Club Musée

Club Musée

Restaurants & Nightlife

Rotary Club Madrid-Zurbarán

Rotary Club Madrid-Zurbarán

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Psychology, Psychotherapy and Coaching / Mercedes Puchol Martínez

Psychology, Psychotherapy and Coaching / Mercedes Puchol Martínez

Expat Health Care

Deutsche Schule Bilbao

Deutsche Schule Bilbao

International Schools & Education

Asiana Next Door

Asiana Next Door

Restaurants & Nightlife

New José Luis Bar & Restaurant

New José Luis Bar & Restaurant

Restaurants & Nightlife

The International Newcomers Club of Madrid

The International Newcomers Club of Madrid

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Escuela Oficial de Idiomas Madrid – Jesús Maestro

Escuela Oficial de Idiomas Madrid – Jesús Maestro

International Schools & Education

Information for the Expat Life in Madrid

Are you looking for specific information, such as private language tutors in town or the English diplomatic missions in Spain? On top of our expat guide, you will have access to our expat directory for Madrid, which provides you with a complete catalogue of all expat-relevant locales and relocation services in Madrid. Moreover, you also can take full advantage of our Madrid expat forum in order to look for tips and information from your fellow expatriates.

Become part of InterNations Madrid and you’ll be warmly greeted with a welcoming ¡Hola! from our expats living and working in Madrid.

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