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Connect with fellow Canadians in Spain
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Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Spain

Jacques Paillard

"At the InterNations Events, I didn't only enjoy dancing the night away at some great venues, but I also got to know some great friends. "

Katharina Berbner

"Thanks to InterNations, I found a good language school for expats to take intensive classes in Spanish and socialize a bit more. "

InterNations – Uniting Canadians living in Spain

Would you like to get in touch with other Canadians in Spain? Are you in need of help and advice from your Canadian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Canadian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the amazing beaches of the Costa del Sol and Costa de la Luz?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Spain or are still living in Canada and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Spain offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Canadian expats in Spain, coming from all corners of Canada - from Montreal, over Ottawa to Vancouver.

Meet other Canadians at our events in Spain

Attend our monthly events and activities for Canadians expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Spain Expat Guides

  • Prepare for Moving Abroad

    Have you decided to haul your family, pets, and personal belongings overseas – at least for the next few years? Congratulations! You have taken the first big step towards moving abroad! InterNations provides you with practical information on preparing for moving abroad, from visa to flight tickets.
  • Living in a Foreign Country: How to Adapt?

    Living in a foreign country is hard enough as it is, with all the administrational issues you have to deal with. But if you don’t want to get stuck in the expat bubble, you'll need to learn to adjust to life in a foreign country. InterNations gives you a few tips on how to succeed at this challenge.
  • How to Find a Job Abroad

    Quite a few self-made expats struggle to find a job abroad. This doesn’t mean it’s impossible though! With a structured, thought-out approach, determination and a dose of creativity, you increase your chances of success during your job search overseas.

Forum Posts by Canadians in Spain

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Canadians in our Spain expat forums.

Find Tips and Advice on Spain from Canadian Expats

Of course, expat living in Spain is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Canadians is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Spanish way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Canadians in Spain, residing in Madrid, Barcelona, Sevilla and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Canadians in Madrid or Canadians in Barcelona.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Canadian food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Spanish InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Canada in Spain.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Spain Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get maple pancakes in Barcelona.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Spain to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Canadian embassy.

From the amazing beaches of the Costa del Sol and Costa de la Luz to the thriving capital, the vibrant Catalonian coastal city of Barcelona, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Canadian expats in Spain.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Canadians in Spain

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Spain. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Spanish paella, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Madrid’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the medieval Arab neighbourhoods and palaces of Granada as well as other beautiful landmarks in Spain.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Canada and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Canadians living in Spain!

Jacques Paillard

"At the InterNations Events, I didn't only enjoy dancing the night away at some great venues, but I also got to know some great friends. "

Katharina Berbner

"Thanks to InterNations, I found a good language school for expats to take intensive classes in Spanish and socialize a bit more. "

Communities in Spain

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