If you’re thinking of moving with your children to a sunnier place like Costa del Sol in Spain, be well prepared. Planning isn’t easy, but it’s essential, especially when it comes to children, so keep in mind that there is quite a list of things you should consider before packing your bags and moving to Spain with children.
Look up details about
the area you will live in.
Find everything you can
schools, means of
transport and the social
LET THEM KNOW
Make plans together about discovering
all the gems in your new home town!
TAKE A VACATION TOGETHER
BEFORE THE BIG MOVE
INTRODUCE YOUR KIDS
TO THE SPANISH LIFESTYLE
You can take them TOGETHER!
+ It will make it easier for them to make
The younger your children are, the
easier the transition will be for them
Give them enough time to SAY GOODBYE
to all of their d ones
move during the
The kids won’t disrupt their school year.
The heat, the sun and the sea will
make them feel more optimistic
about their new home.
Schools: State or International?
Tip: International Schools could be gentler to your kids
at first if they don’t speak the language.
Consider this option for the beginning years, the fees
will be worth it for your kids to adapt easier.
School applications are submitted by MARCH
The response comes by JUNE
The school year starts in SEPTEMBER
TRY TO FIND A
Don't let them FORGET
where they come from
Your children should
always remember their
Don't let their memories
Don't let them loose
their true identity.
to blend in
Just because they share
different cultures and
languages doesn't mean
that they can't make
friends with the local kids.
Encourage your children to
blend in, they will all have a
lot to learn from each
KEEP YOUR KIDS
Take your kids to a few extra classes,
nurture their hobbies, keep them busy.
They will have less time to feel bad about moving
and a new place to start making friends.
ALWAYS BE READY TO