Spanish expensive and monopoly in Internet access

This days I’m moving to a new place. Internet connection has become a commodity. I didn’t study differents options yet but I’ve been told there’s a common minimum price you couldn’t avoid. Even more, by default first year best options belongs to the former spanish monopoly Telefonica.

Worst of it isn’t those persistent provider (almost) monopoly but the cost of it. Different news and studies have prove spain Internet access is expensive and slower than in other european countries. So, again, our infrastructures (and maybe the whole industry and I+D) are yet couple a years behind the rest of Europe.

…Sometimes I do agree there must be a piece of true in those nasty acronym; pigs