14 02, 2019

Empadronado: Registering as a Resident in Madrid 🏢

2019-02-15T11:09:16+00:00Categories: Support, Tips|Tags: , |0 Comments

How To Become Empadronado/a Probably many of you may have heard the word Empadronado and wondering what does it mean? To break it down, becoming Empadronado means that you are registering yourself in the city in which you live in Madrid by giving the census your name and address. This is an important process because it [...]

12 02, 2019

Carnival de Cádiz: Get in on the celebration! 🎊

2019-02-12T15:36:00+00:00Categories: Culture, Trips|Tags: , |0 Comments

What is Carnival? Whose ready to participate in one of the biggest festivals? It is a huge street party filled with entertainment, floats, costumes, and more! Even though all of Spain celebrates, Carnival de Cádiz is special because it's the city that has celebrated the longest. This big city on Andalucia´s Atlantic coast has [...]

7 02, 2019

TIE/NIE Application: How To Get Legal

2019-02-07T12:35:40+00:00Categories: Support, Tips|Tags: , |0 Comments

Applying for the NIE/TIE in Madrid In this post Smart Insiders is going to be covering all the important information you need to know about becoming legal! What does this mean exactly? When you arrive in Spain you need to register with Spanish authorities if you are staying in Spain longer than three months. [...]

5 02, 2019

La Latina: “Breaking the Barrios” Series

2019-02-08T13:53:50+00:00Categories: News, Tips|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What is "Breaking the Barrios"? Smart Insiders wants to give you tips for how to experience different areas in Madrid. For this reason we're launching a new series called "Breaking the Barrios". Get ready for excellent guides for planning your next visit to one of Madrid's popular neighborhoods. Here you can find information about restaurants, [...]

17 01, 2019

Abono Transporte Madrid: Call It Commuting 🚌

2019-01-28T19:00:19+00:00Categories: Support, Tips|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

How to get an abono transporte in Madrid. First of all, are you wondering how to get around the Community of Madrid? Because if so, Smart Insiders is here to give tips on securing an abono transporte. There is a lot to consider before you go and buy an abono. Most noteworthy examples are the [...]

22 12, 2018

December Celebrations Madrid: End 2018 with a bang! 🎉

2018-12-22T11:44:40+00:00Categories: Culture, News, Tips|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Let's toast to 2018! These are the events you can't miss... In Madrid from Christmas Eve (Nochebuena) until Three Kings Day (Dia de los Reyes) the celebration and holiday activities continue. There are many cultural traditions that are available to you during this time. 2019 is around the corner and SmartInsiders is back to to [...]

4 12, 2018

Nochevieja Universitaria: 3…2…1…Happy New Year!

2018-12-04T14:49:55+00:00Categories: News, Tips, Trips|Tags: , |0 Comments

What is Nochevieja Universitaria in Salamanca? Nochevieja Universitaria (University’s New Years Eve) in Salamanca is one of the biggest parties to end the year - and what better way to do it than with friends, new and old! The tradition came about because many students go home to spend the holidays [...]

24 11, 2018

Europe Holiday Trip: You’re Eurotrippin’ if You Miss This!

2019-01-17T18:41:47+00:00Categories: Culture, News, Trips|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Europe Trip: Hostel + Hotel Editions Find yourself staying in Madrid over the holidays wanting to travel Europe?  Take advantage of your time off by catching up on your country count! Smart Insiders has organized a Europe trip starting the day after Christmas, December 26th. Imagine 5 different countries, 10 cities, and a special [...]