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22 destinations that were ruined by tourists over the past decade

The 2010s saw more people travelling than ever before, according to The Guardian’s report on recent figures from the World Tourism Organisation. But millions upon millions of people going on adventures has put pressure on numerous destinations. Some, like Venice, have long been affected by overtourism, but others like Dubrovnik, […]
22 destinations that were ruined by tourists over the past decade
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A luxury houseboat docked in the heart of Amsterdam is selling for $US1.5 million. Here’s a look inside the ‘floating palace.’

Sotheby’s International Reality is selling a houseboat for $US1.5 million. The three-bedroom, two-bathroom houseboat, named De Friese Franje, is docked on the Amstel River in Amsterdam. Sotheby’s characterises the vessel as a “floating palace.” Houseboats are surprisingly trendy, thanks to money concerns – in America, rent prices in some cities […]
A luxury houseboat docked in the heart of Amsterdam is selling for $US1.5 million. Here’s a look inside the ‘floating palace.’
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