Laura Lyon

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Overtourism and the Struggle for Sustainable Tourism Development

With 2017 being the United Nations’ International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, now is as good a time as ever to take stock of the …

Why Barcelona Is Actively Trying to Push Away Tourists

Barcelona is making it clear that tourists are no longer as welcome as they once were.<p>Two days after it banned all new hotels from the city center, …

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Barcelona Is Actively Trying to Push Away Tourists

Although tourism brings in 14% of Barcelona's yearly revenue.<p>Barcelona is making it clear that tourists are no longer as welcome as they once …

Barcelona Is Really Serious About Its War On Tourism

A new strategic plan from Mayor Ada Colau to ease the swarm of tourists in the city will raise property taxes on short-term rentals and increase costs for day trippers.<p>Barely two days after banning all new hotels from its city center, Barcelona is escalating its war on tourism. Mayor Ada Colau …

6 historic Barcelona attractions families will love

I’m always drawn to the historic side of the places we visit. I love walking streets that have been trodden for centuries, standing on spots where …

Top 10 cultural sights in Barcelona and beyond

From Gaudi and Dali to ancient churches and massive ships, there are plenty of wonders in Barcelona and beyond to keep culture vultures’ eyes and …

Barcelona, Catalonia Travel Guide

• Spain’s most cosmopolitan and dynamic city<br>• Stunning Gothic and Modernist architecture<br>• World-class museums, like the MACBA and the Picasso …

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