Category Archives: Miscellaneous

How to apply for a Spanish Criminal Record Certificate

If you are applying for a Visa, either to Spain or another country, you may need to provide a Spanish Criminal Record Certificate if have you lived in Spain for longer than 6 months during the past 5 years. Due … Continue reading

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Pueblo Joins the SFN Web Series Network

We are excited to announce that Pueblo is now a featured web series on the St. John-Fisher Entertainment Network, a site showcasing original web content. The press release is pasted below for more info. Romantic Comedy ‘Pueblo’ Joins Web Series … Continue reading

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How to Get a Walk-in Apostille for Spain Visa Documents

Okay, first of all, does anyone know how to pronounce the word Apostille? A site I found via Google breaks it down phonetically as a-poss-steal. That means I’ve probably been saying it incorrectly throughout years of applying for various visas… … Continue reading

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Quick Video Tour of a Spanish Olive Oil Factory

The olive oil industry is so integral to Jaén’s economy that we wanted to be sure Pueblo provides at least some insight into the role it plays in the lifestyle of La Puerta de Segura. Thanks to our friend Pedro, … Continue reading

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Why I Recommend Avoiding the Foreigner’s Office of Jaén

It is basically like this:

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Pueblo Premiere / Estreno de Pueblo

The Oscars arrive to La Puerta de Segura! This Thursday, May 26, at 10 pm we premiere all eight episodes of Pueblo in our favorite local pub, the Trujal. The first episode will debut online the same day, followed by … Continue reading

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Subscribe to Pueblo for Free in iTunes

In preparation for our show’s upcoming internet debut, we’ve created a Pueblo video podcast page in the iTunes store. Our first two Celebrity Scoop trailers are available for download there and we’ll be adding the episodes as soon as they … Continue reading

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Erika Wishes her Mom a Happy Mother’s Day

Last Sunday was Spanish Mother’s Day but I was so busy getting ready for my Pueblo premiere party that I didn’t get a chance to post a public thank you to my mom for all of her motherly guidance and … Continue reading

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Happy Andalucía Day

Technically Andalucí­a Day is on February 28th but in true Spanish fashion it seems to be a multi-day celebration. The festivities began today with free sandwiches at school–ham and olive oil, surprise surprise–and the singing of the regional anthem. And … Continue reading

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An Homage to Offbeat Entertainment

Okay, the truth is out: Ben and I are kind of weird. This has never been a closely guarded secret, but since we befriended a mannequin head and cast her in a web series, our penchant for the absurd has … Continue reading

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