1) We left in 2006 and thus have been stripped of our right to vote the upcoming election due to the 15 year rule.
2) So that I can say in the future that no-one I know "didn't know this"...
Please read the requirements for a RETIREMENT VISA in Spain - for 3rd country nationals.
(This is the Spanish California Consulate Document)
- Minimum income required is 25,560 Euros annually plus 6,390 Euros per each additional family member
- Proof of having international medical insurance - This will cost upwards of 350 Euros per month at age 65+ = 4200 Euro per year