Hiya,You can get a NIE for any area of Spain (for example, I got one for my year abroad in Madrid).It's not absolutely essential for you to get a NIE if you're only in Spain for a year or less, but yo...
Where are the best areas to live in Madrid?
MalasaÃ±a/Chueca! I lived by Alonso Martinez which in my opinion was the best place but more somewhere slightly cheaper try MalasaÃ±a which is about 5 min away. Stay clear of Sol and all the tourists
How long does it take for British Council language assistants to find out t...
I went to France, not Spain, but I didn't find out until late August. I don't know of anyone who found out later than August. It's generally easier to find accommodation when you're there anyway, actu...
Applying for a visa while abroad
by Jack Graham
Why you should choose South America over Spain for your year abroad