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    Madrid: Majestic architecture and royal boulevards

    One of Europe’s largest – and loftiest capitals – Madrid is often overlooked in favour of Spain’s coastal cities and the former Moorish strongholds of Andalucia. But in many ways, all things still point towards the grand metropolis, which remains a cultural, artistic and economic hub. Once the centre of an empire that gripped the Iberian Peninsula and spread in conquest through the Americas, Madrid is full of grandiose architecture befitting the 16th and 17th centuries’ preeminent global power.

    Things still revolve around the wide regal boulevards leading to Plaza Mayor and the labyrinthine districts surrounding it such as La Latína and Chueca. But efforts to revitalise areas beyond the centre have meant that several exciting barrios on the fringes are now worthy of attention too.

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    Museo Nacional del Prado

    Ruiz de Alarcón 23
    28014 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 330 2800
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    Opening times:
    Mon-Sat 1000-2000
    Sun 1000-1900

    With a comprehensive collection of European art from the Middle Ages through to the 19th century, Prado is regarded as the most important museum in Spain.

    Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza

    Paseo del Prado 8
    28014 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 902 760 511
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    Opening times:
    Mon 1200-1600
    Tue-Sun 1000-1900

    The sum of several Barons of the name Thyssen, this collection includes masterpieces by Monet, Picasso and Carvaggio. Visiting exhibitions tend to be top quality.

    Retiro Park

    Plaza de Independencia
    Madrid
    Spain
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    Opening times:
    Daily 0600-2200

    Once the royal gardens, this huge immaculate park in the centre of Madrid is a place for picnics and romantic strolls. Don’t miss the gorgeous Galápagos fountain.

    Museo Reina Sofia

    Santa Isabel 52
    28012 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 774 1000
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    Opening times:
    Wed-Mon 1000-2100
    Sun 1000-1430

    The national museum for 20th-century art, the bold and compelling collection is dedicated to Spanish artists such as Picasso and Salvador Dalí.

    Royal Palace

    Calle Bailén
    28071 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 454 8700 
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    Opening times:
    Daily 1000-2000

    Built in the 18th century, the spectacular palace is full of art, tapestries and antiques. The Royal Armoury and Puerta del Moro gardens are notable treats.

    Plaza Mayor

    Plaza Mayor
    Madrid
    Spain
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    The central square and nearby Puerta del Sol give a taste of what Imperial Spain was like at its height of pomp. The surrounding areas are full of tapas bars and outdoor cafés.

    Museo Picasso

    Plaza de Picasso 1, Buitrago del Lozoya
    28730 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 868 0056
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    Opening times:
    Tue-Fri 1100-1345 and 1600-1800
    Sat 1000-1400 and 1600-1900
    Sun 1000-1400

    Based on an eclectic range of items from ink sketches to ceramics, this collection was given by Picasso to his barber, Eugenio Arias, and provides some insights into their long friendship.

    Convento de las Descalzas Reales

    Plaza de las Descalzas
    28013 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 454 8800
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    Opening times:
    Tues-Thurs and Sat 1030-1230 and 3-5:45pm
    Fri 1030-1230
    Sun 1100-1315

    Emperor Charles V’s daughter opened this convent in the 16th century. It features the masterful tapestry by Rubens, ‘Triumph of the Eucharist’.

    Museo del Romanticismo

    Calle San Mateo 13
    28004 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 448 1045
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    Opening times:
    Tue-Sat 0930-2030
    Sun 1000-1500

    An impressive range of artefacts and paintings can be found here, including Alenza and Goya, inside a quaint 19th-century townhouse setting.

    Museo Cerralbo

    Calle Ventura Rodríguez 17
    28008 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel: 91 547 3646
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    Opening times:
    Tue-Sat 0930-1500
    Thu 1700-2000
    Sun 1000-1500

    Founded by the Marquès de Cerralbo in the late 19th century, this fascinating museum house contains paintings, archaeological finds and opulent furnishings.

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    Country overview

    Spain is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe. Endless beaches, brilliant sunshine and azure waters draw beach lovers to the Mediterranean coast, and the Balearic and Canary Islands. But visitors also flock to see the historical architecture of cities, such as Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Leon, Seville and Segovia.

    If you want to experience the real Spain, don’t go to bed too early. In these parts, people stroll the city squares and dine out late into the night.

    Geography

    Spain accounts for roughly four-fifths of the Iberian Peninsula, with Portugal, Andorra and Gibraltar occupying the remainder. In the northeast, the Pyrenees form a natural frontier to France. The state territory also encompasses the Balearic Islands (Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera) located southeast of Barcelona, in the Mediterranean, and the Canary Islands off the west coast of Africa. Ceuta, Chafarinas, Melilla and Ladu are tiny Spanish enclaves in North Africa, relics of the former Spanish Empire.

    Spain is a mountainous country. The Pyrenees extend for 400 kilometers from the Basque Country in the northwest to the Mediterranean. Some peaks rise more than 3000 meters above sea level; the highest elevation here is the Pico de Aneto at 3404 meters above sea level. The country’s interior consists of a vast plateau, the Meseta, which is intersected by a number of mountain ranges.

    In the north and northwest, the Meseta is bordered by the Cantabrian Mountains and the Iberian Mountains, and in the South by the Sierra Morena, beyond which lies the Guadalquivir Valley. Galicia’s mountainous landscape runs along the jagged Atlantic coast. The extreme south is also mountainous; the Sierra Nevada southeast of Granada belongs to the Betic Cordilleras, which run parallel to the Mediterranean and include the highest mountain on the Spanish mainland, the Mulhacén (3481 meters above sea level). The highest elevation on Spanish territory is the Pico del Teide (3718 meters above sea level) on Tenerife.

    Spain has just under 5000 kilometers of coastline. The Mediterranean coast extends from the French border to the Rock of Gibraltar. The Strait of Gibraltar connects the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean and divides Spain from North Africa.

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    Key facts

    Population: 46.43 million (2016)

    Population Density (per sq km): 92

    Capital: Madrid.
    Population: 3.16 million (2016)

    Language

    The official language is Spanish (Castellano, Castilian). Catalan, Galician and Basque are spoken regionally; in tourist regions, English and German are commonly spoken foreign languages.

    Electricity

    220 V, 50 Hz (sometimes 110/125 V in older buildings in smaller places)

    Currency

    1 euro = 100 cents
    Currency sign/abbreviation: €, EUR (ISO code). Banknotes are available in the values 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 and 500 euros, coins, in the nominal values 1 and 2 euros, as well as 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 cents.

    Public holidays

    The public holidays for the period January 2017 through December 2018 are listed below.

    Please note

    a) Several regional public holidays also exist.
    b) It is usual for public holidays which fall on a Sunday to be substituted by work-free days on subsequent weekdays.

    * not in all parts of the country

    2017

    Año Nuevo (New Year’s): January 1, 2017
    Epifanía (Epiphany): January 6, 2017
    Día de San José (St. Joseph’s Day): March 19, 2017*
    Jueves Santo (Maundy Thursday): April 13, 2017*
    Viernes Santo (Good Friday): April 14, 2017
    Domingo de Resurrección (Easter Sunday): April 17, 2017
    Día del Trabajo (Labor Day): May 1, 2017
    Asunción de la Virgen (Assumption Day): August 15, 2017
    Fiesta Nacional de España (Spanish National Day): October 12, 2017
    Fiesta de Todos los Santos (All Saints’ Day): November 1, 2017
    Día de la Constitución (Constitution Day): December 6, 2017
    La Inmaculada (Feast of the Immaculate Conception): December 8, 2017
    Navidad (Christmas): December 25, 2017

    2018

    Año Nuevo (New Year’s): January 1, 2018
    Epifanía (Epiphany): January 6, 2018
    Día de San José (St. Joseph’s Day): March 19, 2018*
    Jueves Santo (Maundy Thursday): March 29, 2018*
    Viernes Santo (Good Friday): March 30, 2018
    Domingo de Resurrección (Easter Sunday): April 1, 2018
    Día del Trabajo (Labor Day): May 1, 2018
    Asunción de la Virgen (Assumption Day): August 15, 2018
    Fiesta Nacional de España (Spanish National Day): October 12, 2017
    Fiesta de Todos los Santos (All Saints’ Day): November 1, 2018
    Día de la Constitución (Constitution Day): December 6, 2018
    La Inmaculada (Feast of the Immaculate Conception): December 8, 2018
    Navidad (Christmas): December 25, 2018

    Information subject to error.

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    Getting around

    Public Transport

    The Madrid metro is as expansive as you’d expect – more than 200 stations and counting – with a modern, efficient network, and relatively cheap. It runs until after 1am. The buses are frequent and wide-reaching, too (www.ctm-madrid.es). A Madrid Tourist Pass covers local trains, buses and the metro and lasts for a week (tel: 902 444 403; www.metromadrid.es).

    Taxis

    Hailing a taxi isn’t too tricky in Madrid, and they’re not too pricey. If you see a green light atop the vehicle, it’s free. To book ahead, try Teletaxi (tel: 91 371 2131; www.tele-taxi.es).

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    Nightlife in Madrid

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    As with elsewhere in Spain, things don’t get going until late in the night – after 11pm and often much later. The nightlife can seem

    a tad more elegant than in other cities, but the outdoor tapas bars in hip barrios cater to those after a few beers and a chat.

    Casa Patas

    Calle de los Cañizares 10
    28012 Madrid
    Spain
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    Frequented by tourists and locals alike, this tavern-style venue is much loved for its traditional flamenco.

    Café Central

    Plaza del Ángel 10
    28012 Madrid
    Spain
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    The elder statesman of Madrid’s live music venues, Café Central has offered jazz and rock performances since 1982.

    1862 Dry Bar

    Calle Pez 27
    28004 Madrid
    Spain
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    Serving perhaps the best cocktails in Madrid, 1862 is an essential stop in the cool Triball area.

    Tipos Infames

    San Joaquín 3
    28004 Madrid
    Spain
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    In the once grim but newly hip Malasaña barrio, this part-bookshop part-wine bar has proved a real hit.

    Casa Labra

    Calle Tetuán 12
    28013 Madrid
    Spain
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    For a brief history lesson, visit the ancient tavern where Pablo Iglesias founded the Socialist Party in 1879.

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    Restaurants in Madrid

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    Although the culinary zeitgeist is currently with the Basque country and Catalonia, Madrid remains a gastro pioneer.

    The proud capital offers the finest dining as well as both contemporary and classic takes on the south’s beer-and-tapas culture.

    Casa Lucas

    Cava Baja 30
    28005 Madrid
    Spain
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    Price: Expensive

    The originator of cocina creativa (creative cooking), Casa Lucas is still going strong after nearly two decades.

    Olé Lola

    Calle San Mateo 28
    28004 Madrid
    Spain
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    Price: Expensive

    The ostentatious and playful interior of this stylish restaurant is matched by the inventive food, bringing tapas to the 21st century.

    Tempranillo

    Cava Baja 38, La Latina
    28005 Madrid
    Spain
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    Price: Moderate

    With a wide selection of superb Spanish wines and great tapas, this is a popular tavern-style restaurant.

    Casa Ricardo

    Calle Fernando el Católico 31
    28015 Madrid
    Spain
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    Price: Moderate

    Despite looking rather fancy, this 70-year-old restaurant offers homely cooking and traditional dishes such as bull’s tail.

    La Sanabresa

    Calle Amor de Dios 12
    28014 Madrid
    Spain
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    Price: Cheap

    There aren’t so many casas de comida (traditional eateries) left in Madrid these days. This one still offers a delicious set menu of soup, meat course and a drink.

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    Calendar of events

    Festival de Otoño a Primavera

    1 October 2016 – 15 June 2017
    Website

    Venue: Various venues.

    Madrid’s most important annual arts festival, with dance, drama and music all across the city, spans seven months with more than 30 live productions showcase international performing arts.

    Reyes Magos (Epiphany)

    6 January 2017

    Venue: City centre.

    Marked by a procession of the ‘the kings’ with commercial floats, watched by thousands of children and their parents as they line up along Calle Alcalá to watch the annual cabalgata (parade). There are lots of elaborate floats and the riders traditionally throw sweets to the children. The occasion ends with a big family dinner, and the giving of presents the following day.

    Madrid Carnival

    24 February – 1 March 2017
    Website

    Venue: Various streets in central Madrid.

    The week before Lent sees the Madrid version of the traditional Mardi Gras Carnival, featuring parades, extravagant costume parties and flamboyant masks. The highlight is a tradition called ‘The Burial of the Sardine’, in which participants, dressed in black cloaks and hats, proceed through the streets with a coffin containing an effigy of a dead sardine.

    Semana Santa (Holy Week)

    9 – 16 April 2017
    Website

    Venue: Throughout the city.

    Solemn religious processions and services to mark Holy Week, the week leading up to Easter Sunday.

    Madrid Marathon

    23 April 2017
    Website

    Venue: Streets of Madrid.

    The annual Madrid Marathon is raced on an urban course which usually includes Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Palacio Real – all good viewing points from where to watch the day’€˜s event. The event attracts approximately 13,000 runners each year from about 60 different countries.

    Fiesta del 2 de Mayo (Festival of 2 May)

    2 May 2017

    Venue: Various venues.

    Marks the day when Madrid rose up against the French in 1808, with films, poetry recitals, concerts and dance.

    Fiesta de San Isidro

    15 May 2017
    Website

    Venue: Pradera de San Isidoro and various other venues.

    The commemoration of Madrid’s patron saint, with a procession to the church of San Isidoro, open-air dance performances, theatre productions, zarzuela, pop and rock concerts and sports competitions.

    Festival Flamenco

    June/July 2017
    Website

    Venue: Various venues.

    One of the nation’s best Flamenco dancing competitions, drawing competitors from all over the world. It is usually accompanied by classical guitar concerts. Taking place at some of Madrid’s top venues, such as La Casa Encendida and the Teatro Canal de la Comunidad de Madrid, the Caja Madrid Flamenco Festival is brings you the best in flamenco excitement and beauty.

    Gay Pride

    23 June – 6 July 2017
    Website

    Venue: Various venues.

    The four day festival is arguably one of the best in the world and culminates in a parade through the Retiro, Sol and Casa de Campo districts, with other events concentrated in the Chueca district. In 2017, the city will host World Pride.

    Nochevieja (New Year's Eve)

    31 December 2017

    Venue: Puerta del Sol.

    Crowds gather to eat grapes and drink champagne. Much of the action is centred on Puerta del Sol as revellers wait for the the clock on the Real Casa de Correos building to strike midnight.

    All information subject to change. Please check the dates on the relevant event organizer’s website.

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    Hotels in Madrid

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    From elegant converted houses to massive palatial properties, Madrid offers an abundance of hotel options.

    An essential stopping point for young travellers, the city also has plenty of lower-priced accommodation.

    Urban

    Carrera de San Jerónimo 34
    28014 Madrid
    Spain
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    Category: Expensive

    With an open-air rooftop pool – ideal for the sizzling summer heat – and 96 stylish rooms, Urban is the decadent choice.

    Room Mate Alicia

    Calle Prado 2
    28014 Madrid
    Spain
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    Category: Expensive

    This charming 34-room hotel was designed by Pascua Ortega and features impressive light installations.

    Only You

    Calle Barquillo 21
    28004 Madrid
    Spain
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    Category: Moderate

    A 19th-century palace on the outside, this curious city hotel is hip and contemporary on the inside.

    Pizarro

    Calle Pizarro 14
    28004 Madrid
    Spain
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    Category: Cheap

    First built in 1850, this small tidy bed and breakfast ensures that guests feel at home.

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    Climate & best time to visit Spain

    The Spanish climate varies from region to region, spanning moderate in the north to Mediterranean in the south, and even subtropical on the Canary Islands.

    The best times to visit Spain are generally in the spring and the fall, when temperatures are agreeable. In most parts of the country, it is very hot at the height of summer, but sea breezes on the coast keep it bearable; the interior is best avoided in July and August. The climate on the Atlantic coast and in all of Galicia is pleasant even in summer. In winter, you can enjoy winter sports in the Pyrenean Mountains or agreeably warm days on the south and southeast coast, as well as on the Canary Islands.

    Climate and best time to visit Madrid

    Spring and autumn are the popular choices for visiting Madrid, as the summer months – particularly July and August – are almost unbearably hot. It’s also rather cold in winter, though there’s enough sun during the day to be generally pleasant; there’s also a plethora of heart-warming seasonal dishes to choose from, which tourists usually miss out on. May is a safe bet, with reliably good weather, and a string of festivals to enjoy, including the capital’s biggest celebration, the Festival of San Isidro – the patron saint of Madrid. There are several music and arts festivals, including a documentary film festival, and any number of street festivals.

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    Phone calls & Internet

    Telephone
    Country code: +34

    Mobile telephony and Internet
    Since June 2017, EU citizens traveling within the EU, and also in Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein have been able to use their cell phones and surf the Net without incurring any extra charges: In other words, customers pay the same price for phone calls, text messages and data volume as they do at home. Restrictions do apply to the constant use of SIM cards abroad, however, and caps may be set on data packages. For full details, contact your mobile telephony provider in your country. Travelers using a SIM card from a non-EU state do not benefit from the new arrangement.

    Free Internet access via Wi-Fi is possible in many busy tourist spots. When using public Wi-Fi networks, it is a wise precaution to ensure encryption of all passwords, credit card details and banking TANs entered. Use of a VPN app or security software to check the safety of a hotspot is recommended.

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    Shopping in Madrid

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    Key Areas

    Calle Serrano has lots of high-street shops and designer labels, while there are plenty of fashion boutiques on nearby streets such as Calle Goya. For vintage clothes and hipster destinations, head to Malasaña and Triball.

    Markets

    The only iron-structured market surviving today, San Miguel is Madrid’s most famous food market situated in the historical centre, with locally grown produce. Sunday’s Rastro Market on Ribera de Curtidores is a must, with dozens of stalls sprawling into the surrounding streets.

    Shopping Centres

    Spain’s leading chain of department stores, Corte Inglés has its flagship store in Madrid and is one of the biggest malls in Europe.

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    Traveller etiquette

    Social Conventions

    It is polite in Spain to shake hands in greeting. The usual courtesies should be observed. If you are invited to someone’s home, your host will appreciate a small gift. Flowers are given only on special occasions.

    Clothing

    Casual dress is appropriate almost everywhere, although some hotels and restaurants require men to wear a jacket and tie; evening dress is only required for particularly formal occasions. Swimwear belongs without exception on the beach.

    Smoking

    A smoking ban applies in all public institutions, on public transportation, in telephone booths and in rooms containing ATMs, as well as in children’s playgrounds and schoolyards. The smoking ban also applies to all bars, cafés and restaurants. Smoking areas inside bars and restaurants are no longer permitted.

    Tipping

    Tips are generally included in hotel and restaurant bills. It is nevertheless usual to leave a small tip for the service staff. Porters receive a small sum per item of luggage. The usual amount tipped in restaurants is between 10 and 15 percent. When the waiter brings your change, you leave some as the tip. It is considered extremely rude, however, to leave two- or five-cent pieces. When tipping your taxi driver, simply round up the fare.

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    Health

    Emergency telephone number: 112

    Lyme disease, TBE (tick-borne encephalitis) and leishmaniosis are all diseases which are passed on by ticks and mosquitoes and also occur in Spain. Clothing that covers the skin and insect repellents provide protection.

    Hepatitis A and hepatitis B occur all over Spain. A hepatitis A vaccination is generally recommended. Visitors planning an extended stay and close contact with the local population, and generally with children and young people, should also have a hepatitis B vaccination.

    Measles and whooping cough occur in Spain. Before traveling to Spain, visitors should definitely check whether their vaccinations are up to date and if necessary, get a booster shot.

    Epidemic outbreaks of meningococcal meningitis occur in Spain. Visitors should seek protection by getting a vaccination and avoiding large crowds. Children and young people, in particular, should be vaccinated. According to the latest recommendations, the vaccination applies as required travel vaccination for extended stays for certain groups of people (teenagers, school and university students). Visitors should consult their physician regarding the need for vaccination in the light of recommendations in the country of destination.

    Contractual physician of Lufthansa

    Dr. Eberhard, Ulrich
    c/Joaquin Montes Jovellar 4
    28002 Madrid
    Spain
    Tel. +34-91-564-3887

    Please note that Lufthansa accepts no responsibility for the treatment nor will it bear the cost of any treatment.
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    Visa & Immigration

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    The IATA Travel Centre delivers accurate passport, visa and health requirement information at a glance. It is a trusted, centralized source for the latest international travel requirements. The IATA Travel Centre is the most accurate source available because it is based on a comprehensive database used by virtually every airline, and information is gathered from official sources worldwide, such as immigration and police authorities.

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