Delay for holidaymakers by tighter border control Spain

Delay for holidaymakers by tighter border control Spain

Dutch holidaymakers this weekend, back from Spain must take into account many delay, notify the port. After the attacks in Spain, there are stricter border controls.

Friday night, there are already traffic jams on the main highways between Spain and France. Last night was the ring road around Barcelona were concluded and the cars are strictly controlled. According to the VID were some people more than twelve hours still.

Travel advice

The cabinet is the travel advice for holidaymakers to Spain do not travel adjust. The Dutch have their any plans for Spain do not change. Minister Bert Koenders of Foreign Affairs said Friday for the council of ministers. Koenders mentioned that it was important that the Dutch who go to Spain, listening to the advice of the local authorities.

“Further, I leave that really to everyone”, said Koenders. “For some this is reason for their holiday to say, others say: we are going to just move on, the world goes on.”


Sat morning drove a van into pedestrians in the centre of Barcelona. In addition, certain thirteen people died and were more than a hundred people injured, among whom three.

The Ramblas is a busy promenade which is very popular among tourists. The road is about a kilometre long and runs from the centre of the city to the sea. Friday morning, the area was again accessible to tourists, and opened a lot of owners their restaurant or shop.

See also:
Background: This we know about the attack in Barcelona

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