Population: 46.7 million
Size: 505,990 square kilometres
Language: Spanish – Hola!
National holiday: 12th October
Spain’s capital Madrid may be on the same latitude as New York, but it has a more balanced climate. Generally speaking, Spain has a Mediterranean climate on the coasts and a continental climate with hot summers and cold winters in the interior.
If you turn up for dinner in Spain at 6 pm on the dot you will soon be spotted as a tourist. The Spanish normally eat their evening meal between 9-11 pm.