How is mass tourism destroying cities?

For this project, you are going to use the following sources to help you answer the question above. Watch the videos, read the articles and debate this question in groups. Then, plan to present your findings in a presentation to your class.

Firstly, consider how the tourism industry is changing…

What is the problem with modern mass tourism?

What are the positive and negative impacts of tourism?

Many people around the world feel that tourism is killing culture and communities. For example, the mayor of Venice wants the city on the world heritage blacklist.

Do you think that too many people want to travel these days?

So how can cities benefit from tourism?

Could tourism make us more tolerant of other cultures?

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