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Conference venue


Facultad de Enfermería y Fisioterapia


The conference will be held in the Faculty of Nursing and Physiotherapy. Avenue Ana de Viya, 52, 11009, Cádiz, Spain.



Location


The conference is located in the modern section of the city, just a few metres from the beach and some 2.5 km from the historic centre of Cadiz. Behind the conference venue it is the Paseo Marítimo, a beautiful promenade that stretches from one end of the city to the other.



Facultad de Enfermería y Fisioterapia, Cádiz


Accommodation


The accommodation for all attendants is provided for. We offer double rooms in the Barceló Cádiz**** a newly-built hotel with a modern design and innovative architecture. Located in the heart of Cadiz in the main city avenue and close to the seafront promenade bordering the famous Victoria Beach and a few steps away from the conference venue.



Travel Information


Located on a headland that juts out into a bay, Cadiz is almost entirely surrounded by water. The city has an amazing and colourful past that can be traced back the Phoenicians in 1100 BC and it is considered to be western Europe's oldest city. Moorish in appearance, the city centre is made up of cobbled, narrow streets and charming little squares.





You can reach Cádiz by several means:


Airlines


The closest airport to the conference venue is Jerez de la Frontera (XRY) which is about 30 minutes by taxi (taxis cost is approximately €45). The distance to the airport of Jerez de la Frontera is about 50 km and is connected to Cádiz by a motorway. There are daily flights from Madrid and Barcelona with Iberia and to Frankfurt and London with Ryan Air. There are also international airports in Sevilla (105 km), Málaga (229 km) and Gibraltar (119 km)


Jerez de la Frontera:
http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite?pagename=Aeropuerto_XRY
Sevilla:
http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite?pagename=Aeropuerto_SVQ
Málaga:
http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite?pagename=Aeropuerto_AGP
Madrid – Barajas:
http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite?pagename=Aeropuerto_MAD


Trains


The Spanish Railway Company, RENFE, runs suburban lines between the nearest towns of Cádiz.


There are direct routes from Cádiz to Madrid and Barcelona in comfortable and modern trains connecting with Madrid in 4 hours and Barcelona in 12 hours. There is the option to connect Madrid to Cádiz – via Sevilla - with AVE train (a high speed train) in 3 hours and a regional train from Sevilla to Cádiz.


There are direct regional routes to Sevilla, Jaén and Córdoba on the regional network. There are 15 daily modern and comfortable trains running Sevilla to Cádiz in 1hr 40 min.


For further information, get in contact to the official webpage www.renfe.es


Tourist Info


Electricity


Mains power throughout Spain is 220 - 225 volts AC and 50 Hz. Sockets are made of two rounded plugs and threaded bulb-lamps.


Passport and visa


Warning: The regulation about passports and visas is recommended to be confirmed in your Consulate, in the Home Office Webpage (www.mir.es) or in the Foreign Office Webpage (www.maec.es).


Health and immunisation


The sanitary assistance quality in Spain is really good. There are such as public and private hospitals.


Spain has got a reciprocal agreement with a long range of countries (included all the EU members). In case of urgency, the citizen belonging to any EU member country get access to the free medical assistance showing their European Sanitary Card.


For further information, get in contact to the Health Service of the region or the Health Department Webpage (www.msps.es).


Climate


Cádiz has typical Mediterranean weather, there are approximately 300 days of sun annually, with an average of 11 hours of sun during the summer.  Humidity in Cádiz fluctuates around 70%. The winters in Cádiz are extremely mild, with an average of 5 hours of sun a day throughout the winter. The temperature rarely drops below 8ºC in Cádiz.


Maximum Average Temperature in Cádiz:


Jan
Feb
Mar
April
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dic
14.6
17.2
16.7
20.1
19.7
23.8
26.5
27.4
27.7
25.8
16.6
16.3


Minimum Average Temperature in Cádiz:


Jan
Feb
Mar
April
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dic
8.8
12.9
11
13.7
15.5
19.4
21.7
21.5
21.8
19.7
12.3
10.1


Rain


Generally it doesn’t rain a lot in Cádiz, the lowest rainfall is in July and the highest in October to December. It is unusual for it to rain at all during the summer in Cádiz, unless you are in the mountains, where the clouds are thicker.


Sea


The sea temperature in Cádiz is often warmer than the air, averaging at 21°C in June and October and 25°C in August.


Interesting Websites


For further information on Spain or Cádiz, visit:


Interesting Telephones


Telephones in Cádiz
Emergencies
State Police
091
City Police
092 / 956 24 11 00
Civil Guard
956 22 11 00
Civil Defence
956 24 11 47
Citizen Attention
956 24 10 15
Red Cross
956 22 22 22
Ambulances
061 / 956 47 01 90 / 956 47 01 91
Fire Department
085
Bay Watch
900 20 22 02
Help on Road
91 742 12 13


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