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A country mainly in southern Europe on the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, bordering Portugal, France, Andorra, Gibraltar and Morocco.

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Public transportation in Cangas

Is there any route map of public transportation around Cangas, Pontevedra. Particularly are there any buses going west from the town?
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Changing domestic itinerary on a Spain Schengen visa

I have a Spain Schengen visa, but my plan changed. The dates changed by 2 weeks, and when submitting my application I mentioned going to Madrid, but now I want to go to Barcelona. Will there be any ...
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Lost my Spanish residence card (TIE) and I need to travel to Germany

I am an Indonesian student in Spain. I had a student residence card (TIE). But someone stole my wallet, which had my residence card. I'm supposed to go to Germany and stay for 1 and a half months. I ...
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Can a D.O. sign the medical certificate for a student visa at the Chicago consulate? [closed]

I am applying for a student visa at the Chicago Consulate and it says a medical doctor must sign it. However, I visited a D.O. and I was wondering if anyone had successfully applied for a student visa ...
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POI databases for France, Spain, Italy [closed]

Planing trip to Europe. Does anybody can share or point KLM/KMZ/GPX or any other format with points of interest of Spain, France, whole region of Alps and Italy.
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Should I apply for a Spanish or Italian visa? [duplicate]

I am Indian, travelling to Spain (Madrid 2 nights, Barcelona 3 nights) and then to Italy (Venice 2 nights. Florence 2 nights, Rome 3 nights). Which visa should I apply for?
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Visa needed for the wife of a British citizen to live together in Spain [closed]

What visa would my wife need to live semi-permanently with me if we bought a property in Spain? She has been unable to get a job that matches the UK requirement of a job or threshold of 18K+. Will she ...
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Indian citizen with valid H1-B visa until 11/2020. Do I need to apply for Schengen visa?

I am opening up this thread to know from fellow travelers who are planning to visit tje EU (Spain in particular) from the US. I plan to travel somewhere in December 2018 around Christmas time, go to ...
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What does BNL2 Schengen Visa mean? I have one from Netherlands. Can I travel to Spain now?

I have a valid multiple entry Schengen visa from Netherlands Embassy. It says BNL2 and type of Visa as "C". I went to Netherlands on business visit. I want to travel to Spain now for tennis training ...
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Good website for checking train options in Spain/Portugal?

renfe.com says they do not go from Logroño to Lisbon. Rome2Rio says they do, if you are willing to change trains many times. And of course, Rome2Rio cannot be trusted for price or schedule. Is ...
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Can global interrail pass go from Barcelona to Marseilles?

We are planning to go from Bilbao to Marseilles. After some research, it seems it is not viable to travel to France from Bilbao, so going to Barcelona seems essential. From Barcelona, there is a ...
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Long-term travel with youth mobility visa?

I am going to Spain in September under a long-term youth mobility visa, which allows me to work, study, and reside in Spain. I am unsure about the travel limitations for this, because my visa is for ...
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Is there any way I can get a Schengen visa as a Syrian citizen?

I want to visit a friend who lives in Spain. She will be covering the cost of living and everything; she's willing to send me an invitation letter. as well. However, I have never traveled before and, ...
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Can I use a 1-year visa and a tourist visa back-to-back in Spain? [duplicate]

I'm a Canadian citizen and I have a Youth Mobility Visa in Spain that lasts 1 year. After it expires, is it possible for me to re-enter on a tourist for another 3 months? For example, if my 1-year ...
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How/where to submit Spain's visa rejection appeal from Algeria

How do I make a Spain's visa rejection appeal in Algeria, what are the necessary documents? And where I will send the rejection appeal?
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Return flights to Spain from the UK

I want to book flights from UK to Spain for my son and have found that the outward journey is cheap but the return journey is much more expensive. Why? It used to be that the outward journey was ...
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Where will I get the exit stamp when flying from Spain to Bulgaria?

I'm Canadian and my 90-day Schengen stay ends on June 11th. However my flight to Sofia, Bulgaria, is in the morning of June 12th. So I figured in order to not break the 90-day rule, I will simply ...
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Lost all my ID documents and money. How to fly home from Spain to Slovakia?

I live in Slovakia and went to Spain for few months, where I lost my wallet with all the documents inside. I got here with RyanAir and would like to go back soon. I only have police report for losing ...
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Renting a car without driver's license in Spain

my wife and I are going on holiday to Menorca soon and we were thinking of renting a car. The problem is, she can drive and has a valid drivers license from non-EU country but doesn't have a credit ...
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Travel options from Spain to Gibraltar [closed]

I want to spend one day in Gibraltar during my trip to Spain. What are my travel options? I shall most probably travel from Barcelona (my landing city) to Gibraltar. I have a preference for economy ...
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What documents does my Brazilian girlfriend need when visiting Germany via Madrid?

My Brazilian girlfriend will be visiting me in Germany during the whole of July, she will be staying at my apartment the whole time. She will be flying through Madrid, and therefore entering the ...
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Is it possible to walk along the coast from Barcelona to Gibraltar?

I am thinking to make a walking trip along the sea from Barcelona south to the Strait of Gibraltar. I used Google Maps and I saw that it offered me almost all highways. Is it even possible to walk on ...
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travelling before Visa Extension to home country

My friend is in Spain on a student visa who is an Indian citizen. His visa is going to expire on 27-05-2018, he wants to travel India on 23-05-2018 and go back to Spain in 10 days. He has already ...
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I married an Asian citizen and I'm European. Does my husband need a visa to come to Europe?

I'm from Spain. My spouse is Mongolian. We want to travel to Europe. Also, we're waiting for his citizenship card (it takes 2 years). Does he need a visa to go to Europe? After he gets the Spanish ...
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How do I know if I need a visa for travel to Spain for a conference as a US citizen?

I'm a U.S. citizen and resident. I'm going to be attending a conference in Spain in September. I started to fill out the registration form, and one of the questions is, "Do you require a visa letter?" ...
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Travelling with Prescription Medications Through both France AND Spain over a Year's time

I am going to be abroad studying in France and Spain over the course of a year, and am on long term medications that are extremely important for me to keep taking regularly at exact doses. I'm not ...
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Is my Type D Spain visa valid for travel to Bulgaria and Macedonia?

I'm quite confused with my Visa. I was able to travel recently to EU countries such as Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Germany, and Italy. However I am not so sure if I could enter Bulgaria or ...
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Can I rent a car in Sevilla and drive to Portugal? [duplicate]

At the end of may I'm planning to visit Portugal, but, from Italy, I found that it is cheaper to take a flight to Sevilla and then drive to Portugal. Since I want to plan all the trip ahead, I'm ...
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Most direct way of getting from Malaga airport to Granada?

I want to know the best options for getting from Malaga airport to Granada. I don't want to hire a car, so maybe I could travel by bus or taxi? And ideas how much this could cost? I don't want to get ...
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Money borrowed in bank account one month before applying for Schengen Visa

I borrowed a considerable amount from my friend before applying to Schengen visa. How can I explain it in my visa application cover letter about it? What if I return it back to my friend and then get ...
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What do letters “R” and “E” before parking slots in Spain mean?

In Spain, more precisely in the Basque Country, I have seen letters "R" and "E" before parking slots. What do they mean / stand for? This one is in the town of Zumaia. Picture is taken on Google ...
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Do I need a visa for Spain (Schengen visa) if I already have a valid visa for Romania?

I am travelling to Spain next month, but I already have a valid multiple-entry visa for Romania. Will that exempt me from needing a Schengen visa? Or do I still need one?
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I want to get a Spanish visa but I'm already in Spain [closed]

I am a Canadian travelling to Spain at the moment. I am currently traveling with the 90/180 days visa as a tourist. I fell in love with the beautiful country that is Spain and I would love to extend ...
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I've been arrested once in Spain, does it affect my future application for visa to Spain or any other Schengen countries? [closed]

I have been arrested once in Spain for one day because of a fight when I had a student visa, does it affect my future application for visa to Spain or any other Schengen Countries when i want to go ...
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Where can I find Taizé groups in Barcelona?

I'm staying in Barcelona for a few days. Where I live use to go to the Taize' prayer in my Parrish. I know the prayer is international and that many people, after coming back to Taizé, start to pray ...
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Can I apply for a Schengen visa from my home country when I have a residence permit in another country?

I am a Chinese citizen holding a valid Chinese passport and currently in China. However I have a residence permit (X visa) in India as my husband is Indian. Is it true that I can only apply for a ...
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Bank statements for Schengen visa application [closed]

I am planning to visit Spain (Mallorca and Barcelona) from 27 March to 3 April. I am from India and I am currently studying in the UK on a Tier 4 visa. I generally use my FOREX card to withdraw ...
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A visa to visit the island that switches countries every six months?

So the island of Faisans is in France/Spain. Yes, both. For six months of the year, from February 1 to 31 July, it's under Spanish rule - and for the following six months - it's under French control. ...
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Can I take a one-month French language course in Paris if I have a Spanish D type student visa? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen holding an Indian passport with a Spanish multi-entry type D student visa for less than 180 days. I secured this visa for a non-remunerable internship, which I have just ...
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Why are Spanish “casa rurales” priced per person?

When searching for a Casa Rural in Spain, I've noticed most properties are priced per person. That seems odd, because guests do not share the properties with others. For example, consider this ...
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Crossing France-Spain border by hiking trail - possible problems

France temporarily reintroduced border controls. Will I have trouble if I cross the France-Spain border on foot by a hiking trail?
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Entering the Schengen area after being told I can't return to Spain

I'm a United States citizen who returned from a trip to Spain this summer. The purpose of my trip was to take a Spanish course in Malaga. Allow me to explain my circumstances. When I arrived at ...
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Almeria Spain beach season

We sometimes go for a beach holiday in the province of Almeria Spain and we always have a good time. However, we have only previously been in August or September. We are considering going in March ...
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Schengen visa delay from embassy [closed]

I applied for a Schengen visa 20 days ago. Usually, they grant the visa within 15 days. I have traveled on time, came back on time after a 6-day holiday. I was granted a visa 3 times. But this time ...
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Exit and re-enter Schengen area if country that issued the visa is the final destination

I have a trip planned in February to Paris, Amsterdam, Morocco, and then Barcelona, in that order (so I enter through France, leave Schengen area to Morocco, then re-enter in Spain). I got a Schengen ...
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What is the “Representante” section on the Spanish visa appeal form?

In the appeal form, does the B REPRESENTANTE section mean the one who has invited you to Spain, or do you have to give a representative who can be contacted on your behalf? If it is the one who's ...
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Visa for Thai wife going on holiday with British husband in Spain [duplicate]

I am a British citizen with a Thai wife, who at the moment is in the UK on a settlement visa. I am looking at taking a holiday with her to Spain in early 2018, 2-3 weeks. Would my wife need at visa ...
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What are the differences between Barcelona Pass vs Barcelona Card vs Barcelona City Pass?

Background: Traveling in December 2017-January 2018 and planning on visiting the usual spots (Park Güell, Camp Nou, Montjuïc, a lot of Gaudi's work, etc). It seems like two are private, one is ...
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NIE (foreign identification number) in process. Can I travel through Schengen zone with the 90 days visa expired?

I'm Italian living in Spain. I have an NIE. My wife (she is Argentinean) came here and we tried to get her NIE (she gets a "permiso de residencia de familiar de ciudadano de la UE" which is a ...
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Visa for my Philippine wife to visit (holiday 18 days Spain)

My wife (Philippine national) and I were married in the UK. We want to visit Spain for 17/18 days. We have hotels for 7 nights booked and confirmed. I received a visa application, but does anybody ...