Travel

UNESCO Could Have Helped Save Venice From Overtourism: Why Didn’t It?

Jean-Pierre Dalbéra  / Flickr

A cruise ship dwarfs a Venetian water taxi Jean-Pierre Dalbéra / Flickr

Skift Take: UNESCO had, by many accounts, plenty of reason to add Venice to its list of sites “in danger” at its most recent meeting. Its decision not to reveals the complexities of naming World Heritage sites in the age of mass tourism.

— Rosie Spinks

Read the Complete Story On Skift