Articles tagged “overtourism”

Tour Operators

Japan’s Cherry Blossom Boom Forces Tour Operators to Adjust

Tour operators are managing cherry blossom tourism as Japan experiences a tourism boom.

Japan’s Cherry Blossom Boom Forces Tour Operators to Adjust

Tourism

Bali Charges Tourist Tax to Address Overtourism

Bali hopes the new levy can help it address the growing pains of tourism.

Bali Charges Tourist Tax to Address Overtourism

Tourism

Iceland Brings Back Tourism Taxes for 2024

Iceland was already an expensive tourist destination. The tax will make it even more so.

Iceland Brings Back Tourism Taxes for 2024

Tourism

Venice Moves to Limit Tour Group Sizes

Today's podcast looks at Venice's new velvet rope, an AI shutdown, and China and Thailand's new tourism agreement.

Venice Moves to Limit Tour Group Sizes

Tourism

Venice Combats Overtourism: Caps Tour Group Sizes and Bans Loudspeakers

Capping tour group sizes may help mitigate overcrowding in Venice. But the city needs to do more.

Venice Combats Overtourism: Caps Tour Group Sizes and Bans Loudspeakers

Tourism

Amsterdam Picks New Spot For Red Light District Tourism

Moving the window brothels out of the Red Light District would be a big step in discouraging party behavior in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Picks New Spot For Red Light District Tourism

Tourism

Yosemite National Park to Require Reservations in 2024

Yosemite National Park is trying to find a balance between the visitor experience and keeping it accessible.

Yosemite National Park to Require Reservations in 2024

Tourism

Amsterdam’s ‘Stay Away’ Ads Didn’t Deter Partiers. Now What?

Amsterdam is struggling to shake off its historic image of the city where everything goes.

Amsterdam’s ‘Stay Away’ Ads Didn’t Deter Partiers. Now What?

News Blog

Sedona Tourism Finds Promotion Funding Path

The Sedona Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau has formed a business improvement district with nine local hotels to fund its tourism promotion efforts, Skift has learned. Earlier this year, the tourism bureau severed its partnership with the City of Sedona because its local government wouldn't allow it to spend lodging tax funds on tourism…

Tourism

America’s Favorite Flight Destinations in 2023? Cancun and London

Flight booking data reveals Americans' top worldwide and domestic destinations so far this year. Tourism marketers take note, especially of changes from the 2019 rankings.

America’s Favorite Flight Destinations in 2023? Cancun and London