Dozens of locals storm Barcelona beach in protest against ‘rowdy’ tourists

Some staked homemade signs in the sand, including a large one that read in English ‘We Don’t Want Tourists In Our Buildings. This Is Not A Beach Resort.’ (Picture: Albert Llop/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Dozens of Barcelona residents stormed the city’s beach today to protest against rowdy tourists.

Around one hundred locals argued that the influx of tourists has increased the price of their rents, and forced longtime residents out of the city centre.

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They claim that they have also seen a spike in rowdy behavior because of party-seeking foreigners.

Many of the protestors from the… Read the full story


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