You are probably already taking care of the final consular preparations and documentation, looking for travel insurance, shopping, gathering information about the nie number and other things you need to know and do. You are probably really nervous as well during the few days before you get on the plane. Read this article and you will find some tips about thing to do before you go.
Make a list
You probably already have one, but you have to adapt it to you, personalize it and always keep it updates. Especially on those final days because you will be constantly remembering things you forgot to buy, people you forgot to see, documents you forgot to make and things you have to do. So write it down to make sure nothing is out of place.
For the trip
Make sure you have all the needed documentation. Have them in a comfortable place, that way you won’t have to go through a lot of things to get them from your bag. Also, take books, a music player or other source of entertainment because it can be a long trip.
In Spain they use euros, try to exchange as much of your local coin as you can so that you don’t have any problems about it once you get there.
Go prepared for any type of weather, take your warmest sweaters for the winter, it can be quite harsh in Spain, but it also has a really hot summer. So take enough clothes so that the weather doesn’t take you by surprise.
There are a lot of things you should know before you go: your schedule, time zone difference, legal information and citizenship procedures should you be interested in that later on your trip and other basics thing about the country and its culture and other things you might find important to know.
It shouldn´t be hard for you to find this type of information, with the internet, everything is just a few links and clicks away.
Now you are set to go, pack your bags and check the list take the time needed to make sure you don’t forget anything, plan your goodbyes and start your adventure.