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Golf de Roses and Tarifa

Official language


Spanish

Capital


Madrid

Head of state


King Juan Carlos l.; represented by president Mariano Rajoy

Form of government


Parliamentary monarchy

Size


504.645 km²

Population


46.704.314

Religion


Catholic

Entry requirements


Please check the visa requirements for your destination at the appropriate consulate or embassy in your county and do this as well in advance of your travel date.

Location


The Spanish kingdom borders on France in the north, on the Mediterranean Sea in the east, on Gibraltar in the south and on Portugal and the Atlantic Ocean in the west.


Golf de Roses
Golf de Roses 
is located near the French boarder in the southwest of Spain.

Tarifa

Tarifa is located in the south of Spain in Andalusia next to Gibraltar.



Language


Official languages are Spanish, Catalan and Galician. In the tourist areas English is mostly spoken and understood.

Time difference


No time difference to CET.

Electricity


220 Volt An adapter might sometimes be necessary.

Telephone


The dialling code for Spain is 0034.

Internet

There are several internet cafés. You will also be provided internet access in some of the hotels.

Climate/ clothing


Light cotton clothing during summer. During spring and autumn pullover and jacket are recommended for the cooler evenings.

Health regulations


If you travel from Europe there won't be any immunization required.

Transfer

Golf de Roses
Transfer from Barcelona or Girona possible. A rental car or going there by your own car is recommended.

Tarifa
A rental car is recommended, since we cannot organize the transfer from the airport. Driving from Malaga to Tarifa will take you about 1.5 hours, from Jerez to Tarifa about 1 hour.

Rental Car and Transport

It is recommended to rent a car before your departure because of the cheaper price (about 20 Euro a day).

Currency/mode of payment


Euro or credit card (Visa - Master Card)

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