05 Aug Tourism and Climate Change: A Nasty Combination
Do not get me wrong, I love tourism as an industry and have huge respect for its economic force. I want to see it grow, and frankly I want to keep travelling myself. However, I cannot ignore the conflicts between tourism and climate change and environmental damage, and even if I wanted too the hostility against tourists in places like Venice (which now has ‘no go’ zones for tourists) are hard to miss. Read more here and my Globe and Mail column.