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 … Leer más

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 … Leer más

How Many People will Travel the World in 2019?

How many People Travel the World?: 1.45 Billion By 2019, the UNWTO expects that the growth of international tourists will be between 3% and 4%, compared to 2018: More in line with historical growth trends. The most visited countries in 2018 were France, Spain, the United States, Italy, China and Mexico. Overall, the growth of … Leer más

Beijing – Hong Kong High-Speed Train

Hong Kong High-Speed Train In 2018, a high-speed train was inaugurated with Beijing as its destination. A 34-mile bridge linking Hong Kong with the mainland was also inaugurated for the first time. Hong Kong is communicating more and more with mainland China. may survive this independence since becoming independent from Great Britain in 1997 But … Leer más

Underwater Military Museum in the Red Sea

Jordan underwater military museum in the Red Sea Jordan inaugurates an underwater military museum To attract travelers who practice diving or snorkeling. 19 military pieces such as tanks, helicopters and troop transports were installed. All these artifacts are among the goods that visitors can observe in the underwater military museum opened on July 24 off … Leer más