AFTER a tsunami devastated much of Japan’s eastern coast in March 2011, killing nearly 16,000 people and triggering nuclear meltdowns at three reactors, it was no surprise to see many tourists …
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Cruise Ship Crashes Into Dock and Tourist Boat in Crowded Venice Canal
The high summer season for travel is underway, and the warning signs of overtourism are coming fast and furious. Just days after a river cruise ship collided with another in Hungary's capital, causing fatalities, a cruise ship rammed into a dock and a riverboat in Venice. The need for popular destinations to devise better ways to manage adverse effects of tourism grows ever urgent.
Cain Burdeau and Luca Bruno, Bloomberg | 2 years ago