• This tourism company all set to save Venice from tourist pressure

    3 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Every year, almost 1,000 residents of Venice desert their city and move to mainland Italy. They're forced out due to increasing rents and overcrowding, because of millions of tourists descending en masse every year. In a city of less than 53,000 residents, it's a shaky situation.
    “It is a hemorrhage which threatens the very existence of the local community, and it's old culture, heritage, and identity,” said Valeria Duflot, co-founder of Venezia Autentica, a startup based in the city.
    Duflot, together with co-founder - and partner - Sebastian Fagarazzi, introduced the company in 2017 to...
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  • Travel plans decreases Greece's concern over tourism season

    Travel plans decreases Greece's concern over tourism season

    3 monthes ago - By Travel and Tour World

    Relishing a record of several years in terms of tourism, a recent acution by the Thomas Cook agency that travel plans are lessening has made the officials from Greece quite concerned that this could result in a drop in regards to visitors and the revenues they generate, which had helped bring a slow economic recovery.
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  • Every year, medical tourism in Mexico attracts up to 1M U.S. travelers

    Every year, medical tourism in Mexico attracts up to 1M U.S. travelers

    3 monthes ago - By Travel and Tour World

    To Mexico, medical tourism is attracting hundreds of thousands of patients every year, explains an organization that advocates for trips like these.
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