1. Those long afternoons, evenings and nights spent eating sunflower seeds with your friends.
So maybe you were 17 the last time you did this, but now you desperately look for pipas wherever you are and, the most difficult part, friends with whom to eat them in a park or on the beach.
2. Sleeping in the dark.
You thought it was normal to seek darkness to be able to sleep, but then discovered that’s actually a flaw Spaniards have. The rest of the world, you’ll soon learn, have thicker eyelids and that’s why they don’t need to install blinds on their windows.