Overtourism in New Zealand – New eTA Tax

Overtourism in New Zealand – New eTA Tax (IVL) The Government of New Zealand announced that from July 1, 2019 a tourist tax is charged between 25 to 35 local dollars (from 17.4 to 24.4 dollars or 15 to 21 euros). This is due to the over-tourism that affects New Zealand. The International Tax on Conservation and Tourism (IVL – International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy) has a cost of 35 New Zealand dollars.   According to the Minister of …

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Overtourism in Komodo – Indonesia

Concern for Overtourism in Komodo The regional authorities of Indonesia want to return the island of Komodo to the dragons. For this they seek to eliminate mass tourism and evict the inhabitants who have lived side by side with dragons for generations. Komodo dragons have captivated the world for decades. These giant lizards – the largest in the world, with sharp fangs and venomous bite – are endemic to only a small corner of the Earth, in eastern Indonesia. Komodo, the …

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How Many People will Travel the World?

How many People Travel the World?: 2020: 2.0 Billion According to the vision of the World Economic Forum, tourism in 2020 will be a world in which smart visas facilitate travel for 2 billion global travelers. These travelers will enjoy all travel rewards, boosting global employment through new tourist jobs. Commercial revenues will also be improved, investment and new fiscal revenues will be boosted to improve infrastructure. This is the kind of resilient dynamism that was discussed at the Davos …

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The Beaches with Pink Sand for Enjoy

The Best Pink Beach in The World These are the Best Pink Beach found in the World: Spain, Greece, Italy, Indonesia, Bahamas & Barbuda. The sand has that color due to the remains of molluscs and marine algae that were deposited during thousands of years on those beaches. Pantai Merah Beach – Komodo, Indonesia In Indonesia, a country that receives more and more tourists, we find this pink sand beach that is on the island of Komodo. This island is famous for …

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List of Airlines that Suspend Flights to China COVID-19

Airlines that Suspend Flights to China for COVID-19 Some of the airlines that fly to China began to cancel their flights. In some cases for more than a month, before the advance of the coronavirus, which so far throughout the World. (see map online and in real time) Travel agencies and tour operators call for calm, but at the same time advocate suspending or postponing trips to that destination. These are the airlines that have suspended or reduced their flights …

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