I'll be visiting Barcelona this year and I wanted to make sure that It'll be safe to visit this October. Thank you
Wow, big question and impossible to answer, because of the unpredictability of terrorism. There's no doubt the RISK of an attack is at a very high point, but does this mean it WILL occur - and at exactly the moment you are in the place where it happens?
It is a possibility, but a remote one. In fact you are much much more likely to be a victim of petty crime in Barcelona. It has extremely high rates of pickpocketing.
Here's how to stay one step ahead of them:
Phil at World Nomads about 2 years ago