Post offices have fax services. Facilities are also generally
available at larger hotels, especially those catering for
the business and conference visitor.
There is a variety of Internet cafes in most urban areas.
Main ISPs include the following:
There are efficient internal and international postal services
to all countries. Airmail within Europe usually takes around
5 days. Poste Restante facilities are available at the main
Local newspapers published in English include the Costa
Blanca News, Majorca Daily Bulletin
and the English-language edition of Sur (weekly).
Spanish dailies with large circulations include ABC,
El Marca (sports only), El Mundo
and El País.
World Service and Voice
of America radio stations can be received. From time to
time the frequencies change and the most up-to-date can be
Facilities for sending telegrams are available at main post
offices. A 24-hour service is available in Madrid at Plaza
de Cibeles, in Barcelona at Plaza Antonio Lopez, in Bilbao
at 15 Calle Alameda Urquijo.
- land line
IDD is available.
dialing code is 34
following are a selection of codes for major centres around
Spain: Madrid 91, Alicante 96, Balearic Islands 971, Barcelona
93, Benidorm 96, Bilbao 94, Granada 958, Málaga and
Torremolinos 95, Las Palmas 928, Santander 942, Seville 95,
Tenerife 922 and Valencia 96.
international code is 00
GSM 900 and 1800 networks.
Roaming agreements exist with all major networks. Coverage
is good throughout most of Spain.
Network operators are: