Yes, this is supposed to be a reflection of how awful we are when we leave our sceptered isle. Yet it’s very difficult indeed not to agree with the basic truth of this:
9. Foreign countries in ‘full of foreign people’ shocker!
“There are too many Spanish people. The receptionist speaks Spanish. The food is Spanish. Too many foreigners.”
— Holiday Complaints (@HolidayComplain) 5 June 2016
Those of us camping out in Portugal are doing so for a very good reason – Spain is indeed full of Spanish people. As the Portuguese themselves are entirely happy to point out. Plenty of Spanish come here for their holidays, very few to no Portuguese go there. Too many Spics, you see?