Crowds of tourists pass along the Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice. Photo: Alamy Crowds of tourists pass along the Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice. Photo: Alamy
Crowds of tourists pass along the Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice. Photo: Alamy

Tourism

Overtourism: how travellers can reduce global tourist invasion by throwing out the bucket list and creating alternative adventures

As the middle class grows in China and elsewhere and more travel for leisure, popular destinations are being overrun – so do your bit by going out of season, beating the crowds to undiscovered places, and leaving the hive mind behind

Topic |   Tourism
Crowds of tourists pass along the Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice. Photo: Alamy Crowds of tourists pass along the Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice. Photo: Alamy
Crowds of tourists pass along the Rialto Bridge over the Grand Canal in Venice. Photo: Alamy
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