Bethany Hemsley

Bethany is a writer who has enjoyed Spain and Spanish property for many years. She and her family have owned a property in Mazarrón in the Costa Cálida since 2003, so she offers great, personal advice on buying property abroad. She is a keen traveller, having Interrailed across Europe and toured many US states, including Michigan, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, Florida and California. She loves exploring new places and meeting people from different cultures.

Articles by Bethany Hemsley

10 reasonably priced properties in Spain

10 reasonably priced properties in Spain

If you’re looking for a reasonably priced holiday home – or retirement property – in Spain, the 10 we have selected here are a little special. Property in Spain has never been expensive compared to similar Mediterranean hotspots, but the evidence is that it is particularly affordable right now. With 55,000 properties on our Spanish listings, and the search function now improved, it may be time for you to take another look, if you haven’t for a while. In the meantime, these ten gorgeous and amazingly affordable homes will whet your appetite… Costa Blanca golf for €69,000 Now this is the life! Y

GHIC: Your post-Brexit healthcare is covered

Good news! The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is being replaced with a Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC). This means that Brits travelling to Spain, and indeed all EU countries, will still be able to receive free, or cheaper, state-provided medical care.