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FAQ on Spain's lockdown situation | Updated 22/06/2020
WE HAVE GOOD NEWS FOR THIS WEEK!
The start of the summer, June 21st, has brought the "new normality" to Spain.
1) Is the 'new normality' applied in all Spanish regions?
Yes. All regions including Madrid and Barcelona are currently in the 'new normality' final stage.
2) Are the borders open?
All European borders are currently open, including UK without a quarentine required. Portugal as well as other international borders are scheduled to open on July 1st, according to each country's situation.
3) Is it possible to travel all around Spain?
Yes, this is now possible. There are no area mobility restrictions.
4) Are rules during 'new normality' equally applied all over Spain?
Yes and no. There's a general law in force in all Spain but each Autonomous Community/Region is currently in charge of managing everyday's regulations to adjust them to the characteristics of each region. Therefore, specific implementation may differ.
5) Are masks cumpolsary in Spain?
Yes, they are cumpolsary every time a social distance of 1,5m cannot be guaranteed.
6) What is the situation in hotels, restaurants, museums, etc?
All tourist facilities are allowed to open following safety measures and social distancing regulations. Capacity may differ from the standard, depending on the site or specific area in the facility.
7) Are MICE events allowed?
Yes, they are allowed always following safety and social distancing regulations. Capacity may differ from the standard, depending on each venue.
8) Can I access the beach in Catalonia?
Yes, beaches are open but some restrictions apply in terms of distance and access. These are managed by each city/town hall and therefore need to be checked on a case-by-case basis.
9) Are sport tournaments including the football League open to the public?
Yes, always following social distancing, safety measures and capacity restrictions which may apply depending on the venue.
10) Can I start planning my next trip then?
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