Furious Barcelona residents have stormed the city’s beach to ‘reclaim’ it from tourists who they accuse of driving a spike in rowdy drunken behaviour.
Around a hundred activists descended on the white sands on Saturday to make their voices heard as several weary-looking visitors seemed to be sleeping off a heavy night nearby.
Organisers say they have seen a spike in loutish behaviour caused by hard-partying foreigners while increased tourist numbers have also driven up rent and house prices.
Furious locals in Barcelona held a protest on the city’s beach on Saturday to protest a spike in rowdy behaviour which they say is being caused by drunken foreigners
Two men seemed to be trying to sleep off a heavy night and were oblivious to protesters setting up signs demanding they leave just a few feet away from them
Activists were attempting to ‘reclaim’ the beach which they say is being treated like a resort by loutish visitors who spend the night drinking before going there to sleep it…Read More