overtourism

Travel
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 02/04/2020 - 05:54
Protective barriers are to be set up around the Trevi Fountain in Rome to prevent tourists from sitting on one of the Italian capital’s most iconic monuments…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:00
To tax or not to tax, that is the question that the mayor of Venice and the city council seem unable to ponder and decide on conclusively. The entry tax on…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 09/17/2019 - 13:20
A gondolier working near the Bareteri bridge in Venice was attacked by a South-American tourist. The dispute broke out after the gondolier asked the tourist’s…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/20/2019 - 08:57
Every day between 4 and 7 pm, an average of 2,000 people swarm over Stromboli, a small island off the north coast of Sicily, part of the Aeolian Islands group…