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Twelve things tourists do that annoy Spaniards

Published: 13 Aug 2014 16:00 GMT+02:00

Visitors to Spain generally come away with a positive image of both the country and its people.

Why wouldn't they? Spaniards are genuinely welcoming people and proud of everything their country has to offer to international visitors.

But — let's face it — tourism is not always pretty, and not every guest leaves such a good impression behind when they leave Spain.

From hard-drinking (and vomiting) youngsters to snap happy coach tourists, plenty of tourists test the patience of long-suffering locals.

Read on to see the Local's list of the top 12 things tourists do that annoy Spaniards.

What other things do tourists do that annoy Spaniards? Share your complaints in the comments section below.

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