Articles tagged “valencia”

What a Month of Bicycle Rides Through Valencia Reveals about Authenticity in Tourism

What a Month of Bicycle Rides Through Valencia Reveals about Authenticity in Tourism

Rebecca Stone, Skift

For all its imperfections, Valencia still has its spirit and a sense of authenticity that other destinations have lost in some ways in the age of overtourism. As the city fights to maintain equilibrium, it has a unique opportunity to set an example via the proper management of tourism. Don't put doors in the field. Set up bike lanes instead.

2 years ago

The Bilbao effect backfires: Spain’s tourism and development excess is crushing

Nick Meo, Telegraph UK

Spain's excesses are a lesson to all other cities and downtowns trying to revive their future through a focus on arts, culture, and sports.

7 years ago