Thousands of Brits make the move from the UK to Spain with their families every year and it’s not hard to see why with the attraction of beautiful weather and a more relaxed lifestyle. The Spanish lifestyle is not just good for parents though, the kids can really benefit from the move too! When you look deeper into what the country has to offer families you will be pleasantly surprised at what you discover. In fact, according to the most recent report from Save the Children, Spain has been ranked as the second best country in the world for children! The study, (Child Development Index) is based on three main points that affect a child’s welfare and growth:
Spain also has strong family values, which have been passed down through the generations for centuries, including the importance of marriage and cherishing family life. According to a recent article in the Olive Press newspaper, 91.5% of children in Spain are living with both their natural parents, which is a great reflection of family life in the country. So you can rest assured when moving to Spain with children that you are settling them in one of the best places in the world to grow up in. The excellent choice of sporting facilities, bilingual schools, good healthcare and a sociable lifestyle are all benefits that will go a long way to ensuring you and the family feel settled into your new life.