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Barcelona residents protest unchecked growth of mass tourism<
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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Around a hundred Barcelona residents have gathered on the Spanish city's beach to protest the unchecked growth of mass tourism to the popular vacation destination.
The protest was organized Saturday by a local residents' group under the theme "Recover the beach for everyone!"
They say the influx of tourists has increased the price of rents and dr ...