Capital: Madrid

Currency: Euro (EUR)

Country Code: +34

Do I need a Visa? Visas are not required for many countries, best to check Visa Requirement's website  for the current requirements for each individual country

How will I charge my devices? Spain’s electrical current is 220v, 50 Hz

How do I get there?  Well, if you’re heading to Madrid (MAD) and flying from…
New York: 8 hours
Los Angeles: 13.5 hours
Toronto: 10 hours
Sao Paulo: 12.5 hours
London: 2.5 hours


Geography:  Spain lies in southwestern Europe, and comprises the larger part of the Iberian peninsula.  While the mainland is primarily flat to moderate plateaus, Spain is bordered by the majestic hills of the Pyrenees in the north, the Mediterranean Sea in the south and lays claim to the Balearic and Canary Islands as well off the coast.

Time Zones: GMT +1

How's the weather? Spain’s privileged position ensures a mild, temperate climate with hot summers in the interior and along the bustling beach resorts that line the coast and the islands.  Winters tend to be cold, primarily more so inland from Madrid to the north.