Last Update: Reissued with updates to health information.
Exercise increased caution in Spain due to terrorism and civil unrest.
Country Summary: Terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in Spain. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets/shopping malls, local government facilities, hotels, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, parks, major sporting and cultural events, educational institutions, airports, and other public areas.
Demonstrations are common. They may take place in response to political or economic issues, on politically significant holidays, and during international events.
Read the country information page for additional information on travel in Spain.
If you decide to travel to Spain: