Spain is located at the South-West of Europe. If you go to spain, you can choose to sail both in Mediterranean sea or inside the Atlantic Ocean.
You can use Euro all over Spain.
If you are an european union member, you do not need any visa if you want to stay less than 3 months. You just need to present a valid passport or I.D.
There's no special risk in Spain, except the Sun for those with sensitive skin.
In Spain, the sun can easily damage your skin , so you need to protect it with high protection solar cream before each cruise.
Useful phonenumbers :
Policia National : 091
Policia Urbana : 092
Firemen : 080
Emergency : 061
For all the traffic accident, call the Central de trafico in Madrid : (91) 742.12.13
On one side,in the North of Spain, there is an oceanic climate.On the other side, climate is mediterranean with sweet winters and warm summers with usually more than 30 degrees. Water temperature is about 26° C during summer.
Conditions for renting a boat
If you want to rent a sailboat or a motorboat, you need a sailing licence or a boat licence.
Main hopsitals :
Hospital general Vall d’Hebron : Phone : 93.274.61.00
Hospital clinic i Provincial : Phonel : 93.227.54.00
Hospital de la Santa Creu I Sant Pau : Phone : 93.291.90.00 / 972.20.27.00
Hospital Casa de maternitat : Phone : 93.227.56.00
Hospital 2 de Maig : Phone : 93.507.27.00
Hospital del Mar : Phone : 18.104.22.168
Palma de majorque hospital's:
Hospital universitario Son Dureta : Phone : 971.175.000
In Spain, power is on 220 V, but sometimes they use 125V. Plugs are the same as in Europe
Links Spanish tourism office
43, rue Décamps 75784 Paris cedex 16 (Métro : Rue-de-la-Pompe)
Tel : 01 45 03 82 50 – Fax : 01 45 03 82 51