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AVOID These 15 Tourist MISTAKES in Spain

Published July 21, 2023, 4:50 p.m. by Violet Harris

These are the 15 most common mistakes and assumptions that tourists make when they come to Spain! Venga, let’s go!

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00:00 Intro

01:01 Mistake 15 Thinking you need to drink alcohol with tapas

01:48 Mistake 14 Thinking Spaniards don't eat veggies

02:30 Mistake 13 Thinking you need to dress up

03:47 Mistake 12 Calling flamenco... flamingo 🦩

04:47 Mistake 11 Thinking Spain is under-developed

05:27 Mistake 10 Thinking you can't drink the tap water

06:01 Mistake 9 Thinking Spain is a smoker's paradise

07:06 Mistake 8 Stereotyping "Gypsies"

08:26 Mistake 7 Obsessing about "paella success"

09:51 Mistake 6 Thinking Spain has a cash economy

10:28 Mistake 5 Thinking tapas is a food

11:07 Mistake 4 Misusing bread

11:27 Mistake 3 Thinking you can't take kids for tapas

11:49 Mistake 2 Thinking the siesta is widespread

12:28 Mistake 1 Calling Barcelona... Barça

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