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Overtourism is the greatest peril of modern-day tourism

6 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Over-tourism or mass tourism is the greatest concern for tourism throughout the world. A handful of destinations around the world are being thronged by too many tourists. The stampede is having a damaging effect on the culture, environment and spirit of these places. Locals are feeling threatened. Foundations are crumbling. Tourists are complaining about other tourists.
Overbooked:
As if sinking weren't enough, the Italian city of canals and masquerade balls Venice is drowning in tourists. More than 30 million people visit the city annually, surpassing the local population of 50,000...
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