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35: Overtourism (What!?!)

October 18, 2018
Overtourism is a term that is being thrown around a bunch recently as the travel industry has hit peaks in specific locations around the world. Based on our experience, conversations during our journey, and research on travel, we express our opinions on the subject. We give examples of how we have been affected and what the future might look like. Main Topics Covered: Overtourism (our thoughts on the subject) Links Mentioned in the Episode: The best way to support us is by checking out our Amazon Store. We list all of the items we love there.  Tommy John Underwear - Matt brought seven pairs of underwear on his journey - ALL Tommy John -  Seven Corners Insurance - The Travel Insurance that we use as we Travel Full time One of the ‘Overtourism’ articles that we are referring to in the podcast.  The definition of overtourism from Collins.  We enjoyed Venice on a Budget (9 Tips to Save Money) and think you should as well. Be sure to discover all of the Cusco Peru Day Trips (Top 8 Sites) when you go there.  When you see the chaos of Dubrovnik be sure to do the Croatia Islands Budget (Hopping Itinerary).  The Leaning Tower of Pisa was nuts when we did our Northern Italy Road Trip Itinerary (9 Cities to See).  The unprecedented expansion of the global middle class from Brookings.  Da Nang built the Hands Bridge Vietnam [Gorgeous Gold of Da Nang] in order to drive additional traffic.  Make sure you understand what to pack. Pack Less! Here is a great post on everything we packed in a single backpack.  Sign up for our Newsletter to get the latest tips in Travel and hear about our weekly visits around the world