A visa is not required for EC nationals visiting Spain for less than 90 days; astronomers of other nationalities should enquire about visa regulations from the RGO travel section, Cambridge or directly at their local Spanish Consulate. The London Consulate General is at 20 Draycott Place, SW3 2RZ, telephone number 0171 581 5925. No other special arrangements (e.g. work permits) need to be made by astronomers visiting La Palma for less than 90 days. UK residents should remember to bring their form E111, plus a photocopy, which entitles them to free medical treatment in Spain.