Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Oporto
  2. 2 No Periods in British Written English!
  3. 3 Sao Miguel, Azores
  4. 4 Trip Report Not Gone From Memory Or From Love — The Western Front Revisited
  5. 5 Italy, beyond the most common Tourist Destinations
  6. 6 Relais Il Canalicchio
  7. 7 Perugia
  8. 8 Train tickets, Swiss pass or eurail
  9. 9 CDG Meeting Point Help
  10. 10 Lunch stop in Cinque Terre
  11. 11 Seville- Ronda drive time
  12. 12 Ronda Wine/biking
  13. 13 Flying into London and Flying out of Edinburgh
  14. 14 St Denis Cathedral
  15. 15 Mantova, Ravenna, Ferrara fall 2017?
  16. 16 What crazy coincidence or chance meeting have you had while traveling?
  17. 17 First Trip from Boston to Italy
  18. 18 Andalucia itinerary help
  19. 19 8ish days Zurich to Como...
  20. 20 Doumo to Lampugnano bus station
  21. 21 Mayrhofen August with nearly 5 year old and 5 months old?
  22. 22 Day trips from Florence
  23. 23 Bus from Dubrovnik to Mostar
  24. 24 Trip Report Hotel Dauphine. Paris.
  25. 25 itinerary help: 18 days in Wales/Scotland
View next 25 » Back to the top

Security Concern in Madrid

Jump to last reply

Hi All

Good to be back after a while.

My company is sending me on a long term assignment to Madrid, Spain. I am very excited about this opportunity and planning to land there with my family asap. We want to work and enjoy the Mediterranean charm and the rich Spanish culture and enrich our lives with Dali, Picasso, Real Madrid , Tapas and Almadovar among the many other attractions. We are already taking Spanish lessons to be able to be immersed in their culture and way of life from day one in Madrid.
However there is a lot of concern here about the Spanish economy in general and safety and security of foreigners in specific. Many reports of violence on an almost daily increasing trend is posing a lot of questions in our mind as to whether this is a good time to be there in Spain with family.
Please advise.

thanks and best regards

Raj

17 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement