Citizens from Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Netherlands, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, Portugal, UK, Sweden and Switzerland are allowed to travel in Spain with either a valid passport or a national identity card.

Citizens from Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Chile, Chipre, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Israel, Japan, Letonia, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Tunisia, Turkey, Uruguay, U.S.A. and Venezuela need a valid passport when travelling in Spain.

Citizens of countries not included above are required to have a valid passport and a visa to visit Spain. Please check with the nearest Spanish Embassy or Consulate for visa application procedures.

A letter of invitation for your visa application, if necessary, should be requested from Dr. Luis Valdés as early as possible:

Dr. Luis Valdés
Centro Oceanográfico de Gijón
Instituto Español de Oceanografía
Avda. Príncipe de Asturias 70 bis
33213 Gijón - Asturias, Spain.

Phone: (34-985) 30 86 72
Fax: (34-985) 32 62 77


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