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Greece Heatwave: What Travellers Need To Know As Archaeological Sites Shut And Wildfires Loom

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Tourists have been fainting while queuing to get into the Acropolis. Read more

Japanese Town Builds Giant Screen To Block Views Of Mount Fuji And Deter Tourist Crowds

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The town of Kawaguchiko has seen an influx of tourists, all vying for the perfect shot of Mount Fuji. Now local official... Read more

Venice Entry Fee Launches: Day-trippers Now Have To Pay To Visit The Italian City At Peak Times

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Venice has rolled out a tourism tax to try to stop overcowding on peak weekends. Read more

Fake Signs And Hunger Strikes: Whats Behind Europes Backlash Against Overtourism?

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Overtourism is putting pressure on health services, waste management, water supplies and housing at the expense of resid... Read more

We Need To Eliminate References To It Online: Barcelona Bus Route Taken Off Maps To Deter Tourists

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The number 116 stops at Antoni Gaudí’s Park Güell, Barcelona’s second most popular attraction after the Sagrada Fa... Read more

An Excess Of Tourism: Lake Como To Introduce Daytripper Fee To Curb Visitor Numbers

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This Italian lakeside city wants to impose a daily visitor fee. Read more

Unique And Iconic: The New Spanish Gorge Walk Set To Win Tourists Over

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The Camino del Desfiladero del Tajo will let you see Ronda’s iconic gorge from a new perspective. Read more

Ditch Paris And The Amalfi Coast For These Under The Radar Honeymoon Destinations

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Want to honeymoon away from the crowds? Head to these lesser known European destinations. Read more

Ditch Paris And The Amalfi Coast For These Under The Radar Honeymoon Destinations

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Want to honeymoon away from the crowds? Head to these lesser known European destinations. Read more

Venice Day-trippers Will Face Steep Fines If They Dont Pay Fee Designed To Combat Overtourism

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From the end of April 2024, visitors must pay an entry fee. Read more

I Think Of TikTok As My Travel Best Friend: How Gen Z Is Using The App To Plan Their Holidays

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With over one billion active users TikTok has a bit of something for everyone and young travellers are taking advantage ... Read more

I Think Of TikTok As My Travel Best Friend: How Gen Z Is Using The App To Plan Their Holidays

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With over one billion active users TikTok has a bit of something for everyone and young travellers are taking advantage ... Read more

Plaza De España: Sevilles Plan To Charge Entry Fee For Iconic Square Sparks Backlash

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The flamboyant plaza was originally built for the 1929 Ibero-American Exhibition and designed to showcase the best of Sp... Read more

Eiffel Tower Closed For Fourth Day Due To Strikes: Here's What Visitors Need To Know

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Striking employees have caused the Parisian monument to shut for four days so far this week. Read more

Amalfi Coast: One Of Italys Most Popular Destinations Is Getting Its Own Airport This Summer

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Salerno Costa d’Amalfi Airport is getting a facelift and opening as a commercial airport with flights starting as earl... Read more

Venice Entry Fee Launches: You Can Now Book Your Ticket To Visit In 2024

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Venice is rolling out a tourism tax to try to stop overcowding on peak weekends. Read more

Venice Bans Large Groups And Loudspeakers To Make Life Better For Locals

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The iconic Italian city will restrict tour group sizes as part of its mission to regulate huge crowds and improve local ... Read more

Selfie Fines And Towel Bans: The Weirdest Crackdowns On Tourist Behaviour In 2023

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Tourists faced fines for playing music too loudly and taking selfies. Read more

Palace Of Versailles Evacuated After Bomb Threat

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The incident happened at 10.30am this morning. Read more

Is Athens Infested With Bedbugs? Fake Posters Aim To Deter Tourists From Short-term Holiday Lets

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Fed up with holiday apartments driving up rent, locals in Athens have put up fraudulent bedbug evacuation notices. Read more