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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

Venice Entry Fee: Here Are All The Dates When You'll Have To Pay 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

This Polish Citys Top-rated Tourist Attraction Was A Street Cat Until he was rehomed

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Gacek the cat first rose to fame in 2020 after being featured in a video that has since amassed over five million views. Read more

Which Digital Nomad Visas Offer The Longest Stays, Lowest Fees And Easiest Applications?

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UNWTO says more than half of global destinations now offer digital nomad visas. Read more

This Leaning Tower In Italy Has Been Closed After Fears Of Collapse

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Italy’s government has criticised the local council for not taking proper care of the structure. Read more

New Tourist Tax And Higher Transport Costs: How Japan Is Planning To Combat Overtourism

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Japan welcomed over 2 million international visitors for a fourth consecutive month in September. Read more

French Airports Face Second Day Of Evacuations Following New Bomb Threats And Security Alerts

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France was placed on the highest possible level of security alert last Friday after a fatal knife attack at a school. Read more

Sexist Outfits And Underwear In Public: Spanish City Cracks Down On Hen And Stag Dos

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The mayor confirmed that those who do not abide by the rules would face a fine. Read more

Bulgaria: Experts Say Tourism Is Booming Thanks To Cheap Beer And Friendly Locals

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Plus the Bulgarian Minister of Tourism's top recommendation for tourists. Read more

UK Visa Prices Are Increasing For Visitors And Students: Heres What You Need To Know

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The UK government has said how the profits will be spent. Read more

Italy, France, Spain: Which European Country Is Worst For Pickpockets?

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Here are the countries where you most likely to be at risk of pickpockets and how you can protect yourself against them... Read more

Benidorm Tourists Warned About Fish Attacks After 15 People A Day Injured By Bites

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Experts have warned that unusually high sea temperatures could be causing the fish to seek alternative sources of food. Read more

Italy: Tourists Told To Stay Indoors As Nero Heatwave Brings More Extreme Weather

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Red heat alerts are in place across Italy. Read more

Fake Signs At Spanish Beaches Warn English-speaking Tourists To Stay Away

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Catalan small print underneath shares a different message with local people. Read more

Drunk American Tourists Caught Sleeping On The Eiffel Tower Overnight

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Parisian authorities say they appear to have got stuck “because of how drunk they were”. Read more

Table For One? Barcelonas Restaurants Turn Away Solo Diners In Favour Of Tourist Groups

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Local people are becoming increasingly frustrated by restaurants looking to maximise profits from tourists during the bu... Read more

Is It Safe To Travel To France Right Now? Country Bans Fireworks Ahead Of Bastille Day

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French cities have been rocked by violent protests in recent weeks. Here's what you need to know about ongoing tensions. Read more