Leaving Europe on a Saturday is tough since those flights have longer layovers, many stops or just plain too much time in airplanes so we opted to stay in Barcelona overnight to see a bit more of Spain ... a taxi to Las Ramblas and our hotel.
MADRID (Reuters) - July marked another monthly record for tourist arrivals in Spain as the number ... crowds on Barcelona's Las Ramblas and struck the seaside town of Cambrils, killing 16 people and injuring more than 100. Hotel groups and government.
CNN)Spain ... away from Las Ramblas after the incident. She ducked into a nearby shop and the shutters were pulled down while police sped toward the scene. "There was clearly a lot of distress," she said. McClean said she returned to her hotel one street.
Las Ramblas cuts through Spain's second-largest city ... Natalie Camacho, who works at a hotel restaurant near La Rambla, said she had already left her job around 5 p.m. local time before the incident occurred. "Normally, that area is a crowded area.
McClean said she returned to her hotel ... All of Spain is with the families and their victims." The Spanish royal family tweeted: "They are assassins, simply criminals who are not going to terrorize us. All of Spain is Barcelona. Las Ramblas will return.
London: Barcelona, a city scrubbed with street art, sandy beach borders, rooftop pools and meandering streets had 9 million tourists staying in its hotels last year ... London Bridge and now Las Ramblas. "Spain is currently receiving tourists.
As investigators raced to crack the terrorism network in Spain ... On Friday, the Las Ramblas walkway quietly reopened to the public, with residents and tourists allowed past police lines to slowly trickle back to their homes and hotels.
Police say three parts of eastern Spain are focal points of their investigation and that events in all of them are linked: Las Ramblas in Barcelona ... and scores of tourists can be seen leaving area hotels in a hurry." "But the Barcelona airport this.
A NSW father is travelling to Spain to desperately try to find his ... only learned of the attack by turning on the TV in her hotel room. “I was with my partner, we had just left Las Ramblas to head back to our hotel for a nap before we headed back.
Las Ramblas is Barcelona’s main artery of tourism and Cambrils a placid seaside resort enjoyed by both locals and foreigners. Unsurprisingly, then, nine out of the 15 attack victims were from Europe and the rest of the world. Spain welcomed 75 million.