Locals bear the brunt of mass tourism in southern Europe | Travel

Many tourist spots in Europe are expecting record numbers this summer. And locals are increasingly on edge. They want lower rents and a fairer distribution of resources. Venice has long suffered from mass tourism (Sebastian Kahnert/dpa/picture alliance ) Several European cities particularly popular with tourists have been witnessing protests by local residents. In Venice, some

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Spiritual tourism to deep connection: Spain’s sacred Camino de Santiago pilgrimage draws both devout, secular tourists | Travel

In her early 30s, Rachael Sanborn found herself in a bad relationship and dreaming of an escape to the Camino de Santiago in Spain, a pilgrimage her father had undertaken that had profoundly changed his life. Spiritual tourism to deep connection: Spain’s sacred Camino de Santiago pilgrimage draws both devout, secular tourists (Photo by IconicSettings

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Indians suffer financial loss of ₹109 crore due to rejected Schengen visas | Travel

For Indian travel enthusiasts, Europe is the ultimate dream destination, especially within the Schengen area, which guarantees border-free movement for tourists, making travel hassle-free. Schengen visas allow travelers to explore over 29 European countries, including Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Greece, Spain, France, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Hungary, Malta, Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia,

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