Damian Corrigan Damian Corrigan is a travel writer who has traveled extensively throughout Spain since moving there in 2003.He has written about Spain full time since 2006, particularly about his extended stays in Madrid, Seville, and Marbella. Experience Damian Corrigan is a former writer for TripSavvy, contributing articles about Spain over 10 years. He began visiting Spain regularly in 1989 to see his grandparents, who lived in Jávea. He has lived almost exclusively in Spain since 2003, spending extended periods in Madrid, Seville, Marbella, and Salamanca. He has explored Cadiz, Puerto de Santa Maria, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba, Tarragona, and Malaga as well as the Spanish wilderness during a hitchhike from London to Morocco.While living in Madrid, he taught English and served as editor of an English-language expat magazine. Damian also experienced two of the biggest moments in modern Spanish history during his time in Madrid: the terrorist attacks of March 11 and King Felipe's marriage to Letizia Ortiz, both of which occurred in 2004. Education Damian has a bachelor's degree in politics, specializing in the European Union, from the University of Warwick. He also has a certificate in Teaching English as a Second or Other Language. About TripSavvy and Dotdash TripSavvy, a Dotdash brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.