Lonely Planet Writer

Spain’s Costa Brava to get tough on hen and stag parties

Tourists hit the beach in Tossa de Mar, Spain.
Tossa de Mar, Spain. Image by VRoig / CC BY 2.0

Professional party planners in the Costa Brava resort of Tossa de Mar face new restrictions in a crackdown on foreign hen and stag groups. Organisations will need to apply for permission and provide a detailed schedule to local police in a bid to curb the number of groups of drunken tourists in the city. Private groups will still be able to visit without restrictions. Read more: theguardian.com