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packing tips for spain

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Catalan, Basque or Galician phrasebook

Depending on where you go, try swapping Spanish for a few phrases of the local dialect. You’ll get a ton of smiles for making an effort to speak their mother tongue.

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Espadrilles

Forget your flip-flops and do as the Spaniards do. Pick up a traditional pair of espadrilles for wandering the cities and beaches. It’s all about comfort and style!

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Warm layers

Spain is famed for its hot and dry weather, but they do get the occasional cool and rainy day, so come prepared with some easy layers.

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how to travel responsibly in spain

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Bring a reusable water bottle

Tap water is safe to drink in nearly all of Spain, so bring a reusable bottle and reduce your plastic waste. You can even find public drinking fountains to refill your bottle.

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Eat local

Spanish food is best enjoyed the local way, and you’ll have a ball visiting the local markets to find fresh fruit, vegetables, bread, cheese, olives and wine while chatting with the local producers.

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Leave no trace

Help to preserve Spain’s incredible natural beauty by following the rules for each protected area. Never leave any litter behind and stay on the marked paths when walking in Spain.