how can I know what's safety and what's not?

Safety measure

1. Don't carry a lot of money
Of course don't carry your wallet in your back pocket. When you carry your pass port, credit card, cash card you should be careful.

2. Keep your bags on your lap at cage, restaurant, bar

3. Don't go to dangerous places.

Dangerous areas in Barcelona

1. In the Public transportation between the airport and the city.
2. Barcelona Sants Station (Estación de Barcelona Sants), Catalonia Square (Plaça de Catalunya), Rambla street (La Rambla), Raval area(El Raval ).
3. around Sagrada Família (Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família) look out for pickpockets.


The biggest crime problem In Barcelona for tourists in pickpockets. They target handbags, phones and wallets.
・Steals luggage
this is the place to which you must pay attention especially: restaurant, hotel's lobby, the airport, in train or bus. And when someone who don't know to talk you.
・Purse Snatchers
・False the police

However, if you become the victims of crime

Barcelona is a safe city. Problems are most likely to start when tourists don't take the right precautions. However, if you suffered damage from such crimes, please go to the police or Consulate General of your country in Spain.

U.S. Consulate General Barcelona
Paseo Reina Elisenda de Montcada, 23
08034 Barcelona Spain
Tel. (+34) 93 280 22

British Consulate General Barcelona
Avda Diagonal 477 – 13
08036 Barcelona ,Spain
Tel. 902 109 356 (in Spain)
(+34) 913 342 194 (if outside Spain)